Forced vs. Natural Milestones

As parents, we hear what "experts" claim to be average ages that children meet milestones in our culture. We then tend to compare our children to these averages and push them to reach them out of fear that they aren't living up to the cultural norm or standard. When many people first discover Radical Unschooling, in which a family lives … [Read more...]

The Evolution of Children’s Rights

The Evolution of Children’s Rights  By Dayna Martin   Children are the most discriminated against people in our culture today. Much of the damage that many of us are healing from is directly related to how we were parented and treated in our lives growing up. As children, we were controlled and abused, even if we were not aware … [Read more...]

Truth Be Told: Radical Unschooling vs. Permissive Parenting

(image created by Anne Wood) Over the years, Radical Unschooling has been mistaken for "permissive parenting," and many judgments have been made about it based on this misbelief. The truth is, Radical Unschooling is an extension of Attachment Parenting philosophy and is a very hands-on, involved approach based on connection, rather … [Read more...]

I’m THAT Mom

  You know, that Mom that takes her children sledding at midnight, under the stars, making the neighbors secretly jealous because they have to sleep to get up early for work and school.   I'm that Mom who loves to clean and decorate and enjoys giving my family a cozy, joyful place to call their nest. I express my creativity … [Read more...]

Radical Unschooling Interviews

 Here are some interviews that I have taken part in this month, about Radical Unschooling, respectful, peaceful parenting and living in a Partnership Paradigm. If you are interested in scheduling an interview with me, please drop me a message or email ♥ Dayna Martin on Adam Vs. The Man Live! Anarchast Ep. 59 with Dayna Martin on … [Read more...]