Free-range parenting

On Saturday morning, I took my daughter to the wild. It was foggy here this weekend.  We looked out the window, at the grey mist touching everything we could see.  What would you like to do today?, I asked her.  Go →MORE...

Jul 25, 2011
Charlotte encountered her very first bully at the park last week. It’s not that she hasn’t been pushed around before, because she has.  She’s had her hair pulled and her toes smashed and her face gnawed into by an overexcited eleven-month-old.  →MORE...

A few weeks ago: splashing in the creek. As I have mentioned before, it is very important to me that Charlotte spend time outdoors every day.  I have found all sorts of fun ways to do this – from daily nature →MORE...