It’s been well over a year now since kiddo decided he was done building with Lego and ready to let most of it go. He came to this realization himself, without any influence from us. We were a bit surprised, especially given we know many kids keep them for much longer (sometimes even into adulthood), Read More
As of today, our house is officially on the market! We’re looking forward to moving on to our next phase, relocating our base and joining households with Grandma (my mother in law) and resuming our travels.
Happy New Year! We’ve got a lot of fun trips planned for 2017 already, and we’re all quite excited about it! As of right now, our plans include the following: February – Chicago, IL area for the Unschoolers Platform conference, where I’m leading a discussion on worldschooling! March – Playa del Carmen, MX April – Merida, Read More
It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas… just a little different from what we’re used to seeing in the cold climate at home! Playa del Carmen Cozumel
We’ve arrived in Mexico! The travel was all good, but things have been tough because we’re sooooo tired. Our first flight was 6am, which means the airport shuttle picked us up at home at 4am and we got up at 3am. And of course going to sleep at 7pm to get enough sleep was an almost impossible Read More
We’ve decided to head to Mexico for two months, mid October to mid December! All three of us are quite excited for the trip. It will see us away from home for the late Fall season, including many of the things that make it unpleasant for us at that time of year, including mother/baby cow separation, hunting, and Read More
Every time it rains now, we get water in our basement. It always comes in near the stairwell and under the door, and occasionally also comes up via the floor drain. We haven’t seen a lot more mud, no more sinkholes or inches of the stuff like we had before, but we do still continue Read More
Kiddo broke his arm in a bicycle accident so we’re having a bit more of a leisurely summer than we otherwise might. We have days where we do nothing but lounge, days where we’re busy with activities outside the house, and days where we’re busy inside the house! Today was one of those. Today so Read More
Today we walked to Kensington and through some of the market, ate at the super fabulous Cosmic Treats (vegan comfort food!), walked through Chinatown, and then kiddo and I went to the Blue Jays vs Yankees game!