Balancing between a Jane Austen life and a Millennial life

Recently I’ve been pondering many things. One of them is much of our generation’s need to feel as though we as women need to really make something of ourselves and also provide support to our family on a financial level. ‘There won’t be any relying on an man!’ I have heard many women say. I…

Our Natural Journey & How It Lead To Unschooling

I have been asked to share my journey and experiences of having a wonderfully amazing child, well children actually. This has been prepared as a talk I’m giving next month, it could change by then, but I thought well hey it’s taken me a couple of days to prepare this and I feel ready to…

I’m feeling at peace with the process

It’s been a while between blog posts and I have to say that I have gained so much clarity and understanding of the whole unschooling journey. I still have days of doubt. That’s to be expected, even by the most avid unschooler. However all in all I am grasping the flow and seeing the moments…

Finding flow with deschooling

We as a family are actually starting to grasp the notion that during our deschooling time, we need to just relax into it and really enjoy and cherish each day without any stress or preconceived notions. Come 3pm each week day I have been pulling myself up for looking at the clock thinking “Oh yes,…

One month in and “Oh Wow!”

So we are about a month out from when the kids should have gone back to main stream school in term 3. I have felt so many emotions over the last few months since we seriously considered home schooling, then eventually decided to take the plunge into unschooling. From happiness to complete fear, the spectrum…