Tag Archives: unschooling

Busy market day

What a day! While I’m amazed we made it all the way through without many large scenes, I’m not sure I’m ready to do it again any time soon.  Here’s what we did. – After breakfast, we cleaned up the … Continue reading

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Fun with math

Honestly, when I decided to give myself a break from the guilt of not doing daily sit-down school and call it “unschooling,” I never expected the kinds of results that I’m seeing on a daily basis.  Recently I was feeling … Continue reading

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Learning to read

When Miriam and Jireh were preschool age, I actually sat down and did phonics with them for a number of months. Then they figured out the sounding out words thing and took off on their own. They were about 4 … Continue reading

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Mom, can we make an apple pie?

Usually I answer, “Not today,” or “we don’t have enough apples,” or “I don’t have time.” But today I thought first. And we did have apples. And time. And hey, it wasn’t going to be for company. I had some … Continue reading

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Fun at the farm

I’ve hit my monthly upload limit for xanga so I can’t post any more photos from our trip up to the apple orchard… but you can check the rest of the photos out in my facebook album.

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