Boho Homeschool: When You Don’t Fit Inside A Homeschooling Box.

What to do when you don’t fit inside a homeschool box … Before my children and I quit school, I was a public-school teacher. And after that, a Montessori teacher, for many years. But I don’t do conventional schooling, or Montessori, at home. If there’s one thing my years of teaching taught me, it’s that …

3 Questions Answered for Newbie Homeschoolers.

I spoke with newbie homeschooling mums this week, and they had three main questions about homeschooling:   What do you do for curriculum? Aren’t you overwhelmed or worried that you’re not teaching your children enough? Is homeschooling teenagers hard?   Truth is, I’m a newbie too. We’ve only been school-free for a few years.   …

The Wonderland of Nature Book, and How We Use It.

*** 2019 Update: Since writing this post, the beautiful book from homeschoolingdownunder.com seems to be unavailable. You can buy the book in hardcover here. There is a softcover and ebook version available, too. The cover art is different to the edition that I bought, but it’s the same book. Back to the original post:   We …