Faith · family · home school · Homestead

Homeschooling at age two

We started homeschooling our son last year. This year, he’s two and we are continuing down that path.  I often get strange looks when I mention we are already homeschooling.  However, it’s not what you might think.  We don’t have a formal setting, at all.  We don’t homeschool for eight hours a day.  We rarely…… Continue reading Homeschooling at age two

chickens · family · gardening · home school · Homestead

Early Learning~Outdoor Play

We don’t have much near where we live.  The closest library is 30 minutes away.  Pretty much any business is at least 30 minutes away.  So, we’ve learned to enjoy what we do have at home. I’ve started to notice just how much more our son learns with everyday activities…especially when he plays outdoors.  It…… Continue reading Early Learning~Outdoor Play

family · home school · Homestead · hunting

Why we shed hunt & you should too!

Shed hunting is the process of gathering antlers that were shed by the animal (moose, deer, or elk). There is an actual club for this activity-The North American Shed Hunting Club, founded in 1991. We aren’t quite as organized.  Typically, our adventure starts out on a beautiful spring day where we want to get outside.…… Continue reading Why we shed hunt & you should too!