The Benefits of outdoor play for children

Guest post by Harper Reid In an age of screens, instant entertainment, and unlimited internet plans, getting kids to choose outdoor play over indoor activities can be difficult. Sometimes, it’s all too easy to let our kids watch their favourite Youtuber for hours on end rather than tell them for the tenth time today that…

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More than Homeschooling! Our trip around Australia

We have taken our kids out of school for a year to fulfil our dream of travelling around this beautiful country of ours in a camper. In our state of South Australia, it is really easy to get an exemption signed by the principal of the school your kids attend to take a year off.…

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Our surprising and emotional first day back to school

Here I sit in silence. For the first time in weeks. With a whole range of emotions bubbling around inside of me. Worry. Relief. Guilt. Gratitude. Disappointment. Freedom. I have just got back from dropping the kids off at their first day back to school. A new school. This wasn’t in our travel plan but…

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