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Why don’t you ask us? We’re people too.

The importance of self-expression, consent and bodily autonomy for our children. “I want freedom for the full expression of my personality.” – Mahatma Gandhi Allowing and supporting our children to be themselves, without conditions and…

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Unschooling & Nurturing an Anxious Child

This September marks the start of our third year of home education together, and we’ve come so very far from where we started. We have found our rhythm, we understand what works well for us,…

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6 Lifechoices People Question

As people and parents, we are not mainstream. We have tried living the conventional life and we can hand on heart say that it is not for us. Because of our life/parenting choices we are…

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Raising Strong Girls

Tonight I went to watch Bonnie in her contemporary dance show and I was blown away by the creativity, strength and talent that the young people showed. I saw people with a range of disabilities…

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Lessons for my Rebel Girl

My darling girl turned 8 this week. 8!?! I have no idea where that time has gone, everyone was so right, time really does fly. She seems to have changed overnight. No longer is she…

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Losing Grandad; Children’s Grief Awareness Week

This week, 16th November – 22nd November 2017, is Children’s Grief Awareness week here in the UK. I procrastinated for a while about writing this post as the emotions are still incredibly raw. But I…

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Finding your Home Education Rhythm

Sometimes I get a panicky feeling. I ask myself many questions. Have we made the right choice to home educate our children? Am I doing enough? Are they missing out on things? Are they socializing…

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