Category Archives: unschooling

heedless no more?

Everything in our bodies is interconnected; I couldn’t tell you specifically and scientifically how some of the feedback loops work, but I can see that they do work together. My doctors tell me they do. Which is interesting because it’s … Continue reading

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ideal world

In an ideal world I’d teach part time and also run this farm learning center, develop a native plant nursery, and expand the whole deal. In a more than ideal world, one of the colleges I’ve been working for would … Continue reading

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Midlife reflections and beyond

  “It felt like going on a journey without fully realising how long it would be, how far away it would lead me, or where I would finally end up.” ~Henri Nouwen Mid-life Reflections Part I Sometimes lately I find … Continue reading

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Courage

Even though nearly every educator that you may talk to, read, or hear knows that we continue to have a huge educational crisis in this country — things go on as they ever have.  Or at least as they ever … Continue reading

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Farm Art Blog: Parideaza Farm Art

Please check this out. Art and agriculture intersect in beautiful and innovative ways.

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a few more thoughts

More thoughts: Beginning small is okay. Sit with and begin to really know (be in relationship with) the land. LISTEN TO the land you are on. Listen to the people around you. Really listen deeply. Let things grow incrementally. Stay … Continue reading

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Unschooling and working a job

Homeschooling and working: How to make it work By the time our family was fairly deeply into homeschooling, I think I knew more two-income homeschooling families than single-income families. The article I’ve posted has some good ideas. Some things my … Continue reading

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