A Place for Joy

A Place for Joy

A Place for Joy We need to give each other the space to grow, to be ourselves, to exercise our diversity. We need to give each other space so that we may both give and receive such beautiful things as ideas, openness, dignity, joy, healing, and inclusion. – Max de Pree 15 years ago I […]

Wonderful example of #MovNat for Kids by Pascal Hannecart

Wonderful example of #MovNat for Kids by Pascal Hannecart

I am looking forward to developing a program similar to this for Dallas. More details coming soon…

Helping your 3 year old learn emotions.

Helping your 3 year old learn emotions.

Playing with his new emotions face I made with a template from mrprintables.com. I changed it to use magnets. He loves it!! Posted by Canyon Lake Nature Academy on Wednesday, January 20, 2016

Evan Playing with RC Monster Trucks. Get Outside!

Evan Playing with RC Monster Trucks. Get Outside!

Sometimes it is difficult to get the kids unplugged and go outside. I’ve tried to stay very involved in my son’s interests and participate as much as possible. His love for remote control cars and trucks is immense and he loves watching videos too. So, I created this video with him the other day so […]

Snail Paced Adventures In The Garden – Video

Snail Paced Adventures In The Garden – Video

Snail Paced Adventures In The Garden – Video Posted By Vivian Dallas, Texas is not known for wet rainy weather but recently we have been getting swamped with record rainfall and flooding all around the State. Our garden is a work in progress but we’ve tried to create a wonderful habitat for insects, pollinators, lizards […]

Why Choose Cloth Diapers? A Personal Perspective.

As a mother of a 2 year old boy, I personally have experienced the decision making process of deciding whether to use disposable or cloth diapers. Since I didn’t know anyone first hand who used cloth diapers, I started my research on my own. I decided to try several different types of cloth diapering systems before […]

What is my Child’s Learning Style?

What is my Child’s Learning Style?

When I first started homeschooling, my child baffled me.  He was not learning in the way that I thought that most kids learn.  Personalizing my child’s education was a major reason we were homeschooling, so I set off to figure out what made my son tick.  Understanding his unique learning … Continue reading Source: Eclectic […]

“What Kind of Homeschooler Are You?” Take This Quiz!

“What Kind of Homeschooler Are You?” Take This Quiz!

If you have recently taken the “What Kind of Homeschooler Are You?” quiz, I’d love your feedback. I’m listing the questions from the quiz according to their categories.  If you think a question should be worded differently or if you feel that an important part of the philosophy is not … Continue reading Source: Eclectic […]