I'm not so new anymore but back when I was new here's what happened: after three days of "teaching" my sixth grade son at home, I realized our relationship would never recover from an entire year of math worksheets, English lessons, and the feelings of frustration which marked the end of our, admittedly few, days. So this blog documents our first year of unschooling--the good, the bad, and the better--and then it just keeps on going...
June 4, 2009
Waiting an extra day (and a couple tablespoons of castor oil) paid off. Ezra Kelley O'Brien was born last night at 10:59 p.m., during a lightening storm, just one hour after his mom arrived at the birth center.