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(Back to) the Basics pt IV: Take Some, Leave Some… Information!

Back to the (Back to) the Basics! If need be, you may check out the previous installments of this series here. Today, I wanted to move along to discussing another major aspect of nurturing the bonds we have with our little … Continue reading

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(Back to) the Basics

In Missoula, babies tend to come in batches. Currently we are right in the middle of a year-long pod of new births. As a result, I’ve been seeing lots of really pregnant mothers, and brand new babies lately. And (somewhat … Continue reading

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The Family that Schools at Home pt III

Here is the final installment in the epic tale of how we handle education in our home. You’ll no doubt remember (or easily be able to jump back and find out using the following links) that in Part I and … Continue reading

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The Family that Schools at Home pt II

As I’ve continued to think about how best to present what follows, I have had immense difficulty containing what really is a fairly encompassing look at how we live our entire family life. As I pointed out in the first … Continue reading

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The Connection is Magic

Everything I talk about on this blog (and I mean everything) aims at, is founded in, and relies on developing and maintaining a powerful bond with our children. The bond is the link that connects our minds, hearts and bodies to … Continue reading

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Training Wheels for Toddler Negotiations

As an additional part to the previous posts on the subject, I wanted to spend a little time discussing how to handle avoiding praise, punishment, and other coercive methods with little ones who are not yet developmentally capable of carrying … Continue reading

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The Basics

For those of you who may be new to this blog, and therefore have essentially no idea from where I am coming, and what I advocate for parents and children and the relationships between them, I have decided to give … Continue reading

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