Election Day: An Introduction to Peaceful Parenting

An introduction to peaceful parenting -- how to raise your children without violence and coercion. Today is the day to start.

Walking Robot Project & The Physics of Easter Island

For thousands of years, the ingenuity of human beings has allowed us to do the seemingly impossible. Check out these two examples of how physics and a little creative thinking can have almost magical results!

Don’t Buy This… YET

Far and away my favorite resource for my own continuing education, Liberty Classroom is an ever-growing library of courses orchestrated by author and historian Tom Woods.  An outspoken advocate for the non-aggression principle and Austrian economics, Woods has published twelve books on history, politics, and economics, and he has produced over 1200 podcast episodes interviewing... Continue Reading →

Cooking with Kids: Applesauce & Apple Butter

The weather is finally cooling off and we are soaking up that autumn sunshine!  We love apples anytime, but especially in the fall, so to celebrate, we'd like to share our favorite super easy recipes for applesauce and apple butter.  While the hot parts do require adult supervision, these recipes are kid-friendly, all natural, and absolutely... Continue Reading →

Tracking Your Preschooler’s Progress: One Easy Method

Recently, some friends of ours gave our kids a box of over 1000 stickers. As much as I enjoy scraping stickers off my hardwood floors, we decided to use them a bit more productively instead! Check out this fun and simple method for tracking and encouraging your preschooler's progress!

Children Learn Everywhere

Ah, the wisdom of John Holt!  It seems a simple idea, but we so often forget that our children are learning all the time through every experience they have and every idea they encounter. Read more to find out how our two-year-old reminded us of this simple fact in a surprising way!

Five Minute Science: Rainbow Rain

Another great science activity -- quick and easy demonstration you can do with items you already have around your house.

Recommended Read: We’re Going on a Bear Hunt

Helen Oxenbury's beautiful illustrations bring fresh life to this classic tale of daring and adventure! Another highly recommended read!

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