I was just waking up and remembered that I needed to move some food from the night before from the refrigerator to the freezer. Upon
For the past week, I’ve attended a multi-age outdoor school led by Teacher Tom, who’s hailed by parenting experts as one of the “world’s leading
There’s a little boy in Teacher Tom‘s multi-age summer school whose name isn’t Jimmy, but I’m saying it is to protect his privacy. Jimmy is quite
The Doctor, the Dentist, the Anxiety, Oh My! Helping Your Child Find Peace in Predictably Scary Situations
From the backseat of the car, my daughter asked me to tell her a story. Since we were on the way to her annual well
We were every cliché: she spilled her milk all over the table and was using her fingers to spread it into a big and messy design;
After finishing a two-week, multi-age summer class with Teacher Tom, who’s an internationally respected teacher and writer, I asked my child what she thought he was really good at.
We’ve all had that class—the one we were required to take to fill some requirement, but had absolutely no interest in taking. For me, it
Ice cream for breakfast; impromptu gifts; cookies for lunch; no responsibilities ever; cake for dinner…oops…hold on…that’s my wish list, and I’m supposed to be writing about kids.