Character Building

aching my children to be honorable, and compassionate and giving are as important, moreso even, than teaching them reading, writing or arithmetic. So we frequently do things for others as a part of our “Hey Stranger Project” (www.instagram.comheystrangerproject and http://www.facebook.com/heystrangers) where we give to strangers. expecting nothing, and doing it anonymously. We buy coffees for […]

“schooling” our way.

While no decisions have been made as of yet how my JudeBug will be schooled come September (he just turned 5) and certainly nothing decided on Moon’s schooling (just turned 2), We have “learning time” here and its where us as parents put a special effort forth to teach something. This doesnt always come in […]

Impressing Myself.

My son LOVES to learn.  I wish I could take credit for it, but most of the time i wonder how much is nature and how much is nurture. He knew all of his letters and numbers to 20 in english and spanish by 2ish. He read his first word not long after his 3rd […]