Laughing Crow Farm Offers ‘Outdoor Nature Classes’ for Children
So excited to announce that this Northeast Kingdom Mom’s dream of launching nature-based educational programs for children is becoming reality! Congratulations, Kristen! If you’re looking for nature immersion experiences for your children or homeschoolers, check out Kristen’s program. Upcoming Open Houses at Laughing Crow Farm — a chance for children and families to see our ‘outdoor classroom’ and experience a mini nature program here — next Thursday 9/6, 12:30-1:30, for Forest Tots (pre-K & K) and next Friday 9/7, 12:30-2, for Nature Immersion for Homeschoolers (6-12 yr olds). To see a description of our fall programs for pre-K/K, afterschool girls, and homeschoolers, jump on over to the Laughing Crow Programs…
Radical Unschooling in Vermont
Last evening I attended Author & Radical Homeschooling Advocate, Dayna Martin’s book signing (Radical Unschooling: A Revolution Has Begun) at Boxcar & Caboose in St. Johnsbury, VT. A big thank you to Amber & Dennis for coordinating this booksigning and to Boxcar & Caboose for happily welcoming so many children into the store! Some of the coolest, sharpest and most forward thinking parents I’ve met in the NEK attended the signing. I knew the NEK was homeschool friendly, but I was amazed to see so many families attending the event. Upon meeting Dayna and her family (she has four children) and listening to her speak, it’s impossible not to feel energized…
Radical Unschooling Explained: Dayna Martin Book Signing at Boxcar & Caboose – St. Johnsbury
Whether you’re a die hard homeschooling family, contemplating a change to your homeschool, thinking about homeschooling in the future, or simply interested in exploring the “homeschool” alternative to mainstream education (maybe…your child is already complaining about not wanting to go back to school at the end of the Summer), you won’t want to miss this book signing tomorrow at Boxcar & Caboose in St. Johnsbury, VT. Details: Who/What: Dayna Martin, Book Signing & Discussion: Radical Unschooling: A Revolution Has Begun When: Friday, June 22nd, 5:00pm Where: Boxcar & Caboose, St J Why: Unschooling gains popularity, learn more about it! Full of brilliant common sense! Mrs. Martin takes us behind…
Time Magazine Cover Features Attachment Parenting Mama Breastfeeding Three Year Old
When Time Magazine hits newsstands tomorrow showing a mother (Jamie Lynne Grumet) nursing her three year old on the cover, there’s going to be A LOT of discussion, talk and heated debate about attachment parenting, including the practices of extended breastfeeding and co-sleeping. When Time tweeted a sneak preview of the cover earlier today, Twitter was abuzz. How will Vermonters react to Time Magazine? When I think of parenting in Vermont, I naturally think of Attachment Parenting (AP). My big city and suburban friends view Vermont moms as models for attachment parenting philosophies. I think we are. What do you think? Weigh in below.