Inflammation is the root cause of almost all health problems. Arthritis and joint pain, digestive issues like IBS and Crohns, cardiovascular problems, brain and nervous system disorders, weak immune system, weight gain to name a few. In this info-packed FREE webinar, find out what causes inflammation and how you can take simple measures in just … Continue reading Free Online Event tonight – Inflammation as the root cause of almost all health problems
Are you looking for a pancake recipe that you feel good about serving to your kids? My kids love pancakes. They love combining ingredients, cooking over the stove top, spreading their sauce or honey and are always full! The challenge for us mums can sometimes be in ensuring they have more than just wheat, cow’s … Continue reading Wholesome Pancake Recipe
Did you know kids love to sort out their own problems? Step out of the way parents 🤗 From the age of 1, they want to have a go at anything their little hearts are set on. As a Mum of 2 with another bub soon due to join us, I remind myself often - … Continue reading Resilience in bite-sized pieces
Yesterday I wrote a list of 41 Short and Sweet result-based reasons to homeschool (read here). I did this because I feel strongly about an issue that faces all of us at some stage - and it's witnessing children and parents who feel powerless. My main problem is with children feeling powerless, and growing up … Continue reading Connecting people, to free people, so they too, can homeschool
Listening to your heart can be challenging. You can want to homeschool but have no idea how to start and what it would involve, and come up with all kinds of reasons why it isn't possible. And sure, it isn't possible for some people - depending on their circumstances in life (what they have moulded … Continue reading 41 short and sweet “Result-focused” Reasons to Homeschool
Welcoming this little dude to the world today! You can now buy my new book, Max’s Bright Fly with me. I’ve ordered the VERY FIRST 🥇 copy for Max, for his 5th birthday 🎁. Don’t tell him 🤣 If you believe in the Law of Attraction, and want to help your children understand how it … Continue reading New book release! Max’s Bright Fly … with the magic of making wishes 🌈
This is what happened. I took my boys (4yo and 1yo) to the supermarket - very brave, I know. 4yo was superb, sitting in the trolley the whole time, rarely saying a word. 1yo was on foot, trotting backwards and forwards pointing his quirky little 1-finger point, waving, talking and charming. I grabbed them hot … Continue reading That lady said my kids were wild and unruly!
If you have ever had one of those moments where you questioned yourself and your decisions surrounding your children's wellbeing, I've been there before, too. Mine was on the homeschooling subject, and not because I was thinking I should change my choice - I could see that my boys were thriving and were physically, intelligently and emotionally flourishing. Staying together … Continue reading The strength to be ‘individual’
What do I do all week? I guide myself and my little loves, (two boys, aged 4 and 1 respectively), through many important socialisation, stimulation and natural learning activities... - Silkwood School's Steiner-inspired playgroup - KinderEnergy Musical playgroup - Greystone Farm Steiner family daycare - Hinze Dam Catchment Kids class - Sunrise beach visit and … Continue reading I have a weekly ‘Recovery day’ – and that’s ok!
STORY 1: I was with Master 4 in the kitchen and he pretended to pass me imaginary lollies and cookies out of a tin. 'Read the ingredients, Jo', he said. 'Mm,' I said. 'Sugar, glucose syrup, colours, flavours.' He piped up, 'food acid.' 'Yes, probably that too. Not real food hey?' 'No. No real food … Continue reading Stories and ideas for raising ‘healthy eaters’