roamschooling

c.1300, romen, from Old English ramian “act of wandering about” Old English scol, from Latin schola, from Greek skhole “leisure, spare time” Roamschooling is a way of learning which involves leaving your home. I have been inspired by an Alabama…

play all day

Unlike crafts, which tend to be directed activites with a general goal in mind (i.e. to create a drawing, etc.), play includes directed activities like games as well as completely unscripted and undirected activities. Most kids don’t need a reason…

nestings

My thanks to the curators of beauty of longing that inspire me. P indicates a printable or PDF pattern. F designates a personal favorite. INSPIRING BLOGS AND MAGAZINES all the luck in the world Anthology Apartment Therapy bloesem living Decor8…

music

An X marks the must-visit spots. A line indicates that the blog is on sojourn but still worth perusing. 3hive 1.618 Adious Lounge All Things Go Any Major Dude with Half a Heart Asleep on the Compost Heap Aurgasm Babylon…

Music for Lent.

Bucharest Score by Alina Coryell, 2011. In response to Natalie, whose lovely Lenten tunes are currently ripening the rooms of our house, this is a playlist which we imagined might hustle a grin from a headphone-wearing girl walking the snow…

handmade holidays

P indicates a printable freebie or PDF pattern. F designates a personal favorite. ADVENT CALENDARS A bough advent calendar (alina’s adventures) Activities advent calendar (All Things Simple) Advent box by Amanda printable (Oh Happy Day) P Advent calendar iron-on by…