Spring is in full swing over here now, and we’ve been keeping busy with lots of little projects! At our homeschool co-op, we’ve planted seedlings, and started building a living play structure out of willow shoots. At home we’ve made a temporary habitat for observing earthworms, and filled our bookshelves with beautiful spring stories. We’ve seen … More Our Egg Hatch Project
The past couple of years, my family and I have been making our own, natural dyes for our Easter eggs. I was honoured to share our natural dye methods at our homeschool co-op earlier this week, and I thought I’d take some time to share them here as well. The hues for this year’s eggs … More Natural Easter Egg Dyeing
The other day, we were walking home from the forest and the sun was shining down on our faces. The breeze was warm, not at all the bitter, cold wind we had grown accustomed to in the winter. It was beautiful out, and for the first time, it truly felt like spring. My daughter looked up at me and … More a children’s seasonal bookshelf // SPRING
If I should sell both my forenoons and afternoons to society, as most appear to do, I am sure that for me there would be nothing left worth living for. I trust that I shall never thus sell my birthright for a mess of pottage. I wish to suggest that a man may be very … More Inspired by Simplicity.