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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Listen in on my conversation with Penny from Babytalk Radio

I recently had a very enjoyable chat with Penny Johnston from Babytalk Radio. We chatted about parenting and home educating in the time of Covid, my own parenting journey, and my new book Extraordinary Parenting. Listen in on our conversation here: https://www.abc.net.au/radio/programs/babytalk/babytalk-extraordinary-parenting-at-home/12329810 Thanks for having me, Penny!

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A big announcement…

Well friends, it’s been a hot minute hasn’t it? I hope you’re all doing OK during these strange, uncertain times. Our family is currently in week seven of social distancing, and things have been up and down for us, like I’m sure things have been for you too. I’ve been experiencing sadness at missing our…

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Some sweet spring verses

Each morning, Frida and I gather for morning time over breakfast. We read poetry, learn about artists, listen to beautiful music, read nature books, learn languages, and so much more. One of my favourite parts of morning time is learning, singing, and reciting some seasonal songs and verses. With the current big shifts in the…

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Coronavirus and kids: Talking, doing, learning

Things can feel uncertain at the moment, and a lot of families I’ve spoken to are feeling worried and anxious about what will come over the coming weeks and months. I’ve quickly pulled this post together in the hope that it will help. How to talk about the virus with children Talking to children about…

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Letters from A Beautiful Childhood

Hello friends! It’s been a while. I wanted to let you know that, from this month, I will be sending out a monthly email letter, from my heart to yours. In each letter I will share some reflections on the month that has passed – on parenting, our home education journey, my peaceful parenting education…

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Morning time playlist

We listen to a lot of Classical music throughout the day when we are at home, especially during morning time. If you use Spotify, you can find our current morning time playlist here. I edit it every now and again but it’s basically just gentle Classical music, and it’s a good place to start if…

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