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Beautiful Parenting: Parenting Without Punishments

Yesterday I posted on Instagram about why we have decided not to use punishments with our daughter (we don’t do praise or rewards either, you can read an old post about that here). A few of you commented something along the lines of “this is all well and good when you have just one child,…

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An invitation to join Beautiful Parenting: The Course

Parenting can be a truly radical act. The way in which we raise our children can have a profound positive impact on our families, our communities, and our world. At its heart, peaceful parenting is a social justice issue: as adults, we have more power than our children. How we choose to use our power matters.…

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Listen in on my conversation with Leah from the Modern Miss Mason podcast

I recently had a conversation with home educator and Charlotte Mason education expert Leah Boden for her wonderful podcast Modern Miss Mason. We chatted about the joy of the quiet growing time, my home education influences, building an eclectic approach to home education, book writing in a pandemic, and so much more. I loved chatting…

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Parenting From Joy

Welcome to a brand new workshop – Parenting From Joy Parenting is hard. This, we know. But it can also be beautiful, and connect us with ourselves in ways we didn’t know were possible. We deserve to feel joy and delight in our daily lives. And when we are lit up with happiness, it radiates…

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Extraordinary Parenting is now available as an audiobook

I’m delighted to announce that Extraordinary Parenting is now available in audiobook format in the UK. I will keep you updated about where and when it can be purchased globally! You can find it here, just click on the audiobook tab. If you want to purchase a paperback or an e-book, you can find a…

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Listen in on my conversation with Katie from Home Ed Voices

I recently had a really enjoyable conversation with Katie from the brilliant Home Ed Voices podcast. We talked about my book Extraordinary Parenting and what writing it during lockdown was like, as well as chatting about home schooling, privilege, and more. Listen in on our conversation here: Thanks for having me Katie!

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Listen in on my conversation with Shevonne from Feed Play Love

I recently had a conversation with Shevonne Hunt for her wonderful podcast Feed Play Love. We chatted about parenting and home educating in these extraordinary times, parenting as a radical act, and how we can cope in uncertainty. Listen in on our conversation here: https://babyology.com.au/podcasts/feedplaylove/parenting-in-extraordinary-times/ Thanks for having me, Shevonne!

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Listen in on my conversation with Lucy from What She Said

I recently had a fantastic conversation with Lucy Lucraft from What She Said. We chatted about parenting and home educating, and why home education is not for everyone and doesn’t have to be forever. I also shared my thoughts on privilege and the responsibility white home educators have in making the space accessible and safe…

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