Child Advocacy in Public

The other day, I took my daughters to a local shop that sells jewelry and accessories. There was a young family there and the parents were talking in a threatening tone to their very young daughter. I walked closer to them to see if I could get a sense of what was going on. They were attempting to coerce her into getting her ears … [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...]

Free Hugs: London, England

My mother and step-father live in England. Whenever we go to visit them, we take the train into London. As crazy as some of my ideas and dreams in life are to my mother, she always supports them. For this trip, I told her and my step-father, (who is British) that I wanted to give out, "Free Hugs," in one of the busiest areas of London. … [Read more...]