Family rhythms

Dec 05, 2011
TOTALLY UNRELATED, BUT: we are trying to find good-quality children’s books in French and ship them to California without paying an arm and a leg.  They can be used or new and we’re especially interested in fairy tale treasuries (Perrault, Grimm, →MORE...

    1.  When we celebrated Diwali, I took Charlotte to a nearby mandir.  It is the first time either of us has set foot inside a Hindu temple.  As soon as the staff member led us inside, Charlotte stopped and →MORE...

*** If you have any suggestions or ideas, I’d love to hear them.  As well, several people have mentioned an interest in following along with what our family does with Charlotte.  If this is the case, don’t hesitate to tell me →MORE...

Charlotte is 26 months old.  I wanted our wake-up routine to encourage her wonder at the natural world and to kick-start a habit of expressing gratitude. The morning light is creeping into the bedroom and at once, I am awake.  I →MORE...

Sep 13, 2011
The more slowly trees grow at first, the sounder they are at the core, and I think the same is true of human beings.  – Henry David Thoreau Charlotte is two years old which means that our home-education journey has officially →MORE...