Weekend Shenanigans

Family, by lauren, June 9, 2014, 6 Replies

It was a great weekend! Friday started off really well. After speaking for several hours with the director of the off-grid program we’re being considered for, our minds and hearts were completely set at ease. Tara was warm, down-to-earth, honest and forthcoming about what filming would be like for us, in particular our kids. She … Continue reading “Weekend Shenanigans”

Happy Friday!

Garden, by lauren, June 6, 2014, 6 Replies

Looking at this picture that was taken a little over a week ago, I’m absolutely shocked by how small our beets look (they are now easily twice this size)! How happy that garden is! Today we seem to be finding ourselves making a big decision… and we’re still not sure what the answer will be … Continue reading “Happy Friday!”


Garden, by lauren, May 29, 2014, 5 Replies

Of all our boys, Oliver seems most motivated to work in the garden. He enjoys just spending time in there, tiptoeing along the path while talking to himself amongst the spinach and peppers and strawberries, pulling up weeds and snacking on strawberries as soon as they’re ripe. This summer he is ready to harvest using … Continue reading “Montessori-Inspired”