|Posted on February 8, 2017 at 8:00 AM||comments (0)|
Check out the latest Episode of The Freeschoolin' Homestead!
In this episode we cover a quick, healthy grocery haul, talk to the dog and share a sweet clip of the animals slee...Read Full Post »
|Posted on January 30, 2017 at 3:25 AM||comments (0)|
Hope (6) at In Play in Barrie, ON.
We have had a busy week!
Hope has been asking to go to In Play, an indoor playground, so we took a trip to town and had a blast together. They encourage Parents to play on the structures with the kids so we took full advantage!
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Hope(6), Freeschoolin' Daddy and Mommy in a grocery store selfie!
Why Yes! We still have our Christmas tree up!
I like to clear it out by now but living got in the way. *grin*
This year's holidays tr...Read Full Post »
|Posted on January 3, 2017 at 6:25 AM||comments (0)|
Peaceful Parenting is not perfect parenting.
It is the constant choice to seek a respectful, non-violent, loving relationship with our offspring; especially in times of conflict.
CONFESSION!!!Read Full Post »
|Posted on January 1, 2017 at 7:00 PM||comments (0)|
We spent a quiet holiday together as family.
We made and decorated an Organic gingerbread house, Tardis and many cookies. We baked other goodies, wrapped and opened presen...Read Full Post »
|Posted on December 20, 2016 at 9:20 AM||comments (0)|
Looking for that perfect heartfelt gift that won't break your budget? Read on!
#1. Personalized Mug w/ SharpieRead Full Post »
|Posted on December 3, 2016 at 2:10 AM||comments (0)|
We love the Holidays around here at the Freeschoolin' Homestead but we don't have, nor do we want to spend the money on fun seas...Read Full Post »
|Posted on November 27, 2016 at 7:00 PM||comments (0)|
Doing some late season farm work together. Ontario, Canada.
We have been so busy with learning opportunities that I haven't had time to share as much as I like!
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Our mini barn, pond and pumpkin patch.
Freeschoolin' gives us the freedom to pursue our passions; homesteading is a big one around here!
One day we hope to own our own land to build a sustainable homestead on but for now we are lucky en...Read Full Post »
|Posted on October 3, 2016 at 5:45 AM||comments (0)|
Happy Fall Ya'll!
How are we Freeschoolin' this time of year?
The leaves are starting to turn here in Ontario, Canada and our melon patches have almost stopped producing (Farming Skills).
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We had a Very Merry Unbirthday, indeed!
Freeschoolin' Daddy and Hope (6) decided to bake a cake together while they stayed up all night....Read Full Post »
|Posted on September 6, 2016 at 7:15 AM||comments (0)|
Today in Ontario,Canada, school children go back to class today.
For us, it's just another day.
Hope is actually sick ( the second time this year; happens at the season change ) with a cough and cold so we are very glad we don't have to worry about attendance in public school; today's first visible advantage to Unschooling/Read Full Post »
|Posted on August 16, 2016 at 8:00 PM||comments (0)|
It has been an animal discovery filled Summer!
We live in a rural area with a pond on the property so there is plenty of opportunity for observing and capturing the wildife without harming it.
Hope (6) caught her very first snake; a wee baby Garter! With Freesch...Read Full Post »
|Posted on July 11, 2016 at 9:05 AM||comments (0)|
I was harvesting dill from the garden when I found this lil' guy on a stalk. It's a Black Swallowtail caterpillar.
Freeschoolin' Daddy volunteered to find out what we needed to do to help it turn into a butterfly and went to work on making a home for him. (We did find out he IS ...Read Full Post »
|Posted on June 27, 2016 at 8:00 PM||comments (0)|
Hope (6) and Daddy playing with the wheelbarrow at our mini barn.
The weather has been amazing and hot here near Barrie, Ontario, Canada so we have been enjoying the outdoors and having lots of great adventures!
Of course we had to hit up the local Beach a few time...Read Full Post »
|Posted on June 15, 2016 at 9:35 AM||comments (0)|
Hope, 6, searching for frogs by the pond.
Imagine if there were no hurried mornings with hurried breakfasts and hurried arguments.
Imagine no scrambling to finish homework, no worrying over test scores and no school yard bullying.
Imagine the end of bedtime battles, not enough time to s...Read Full Post »