Living Education Retreat: South Dakota Edition

I just spent the weekend with some really great people at the Living Education Retreat. This year the retreat was in South Dakota, of all places. We stayed at the beautiful Buffalo Ridge Retreat Center. I thought there would be more buffalo...  Instead, there were barns. One of my favorite things in the whole world. … Continue reading Living Education Retreat: South Dakota Edition

Disrupting the Status Quo: Charlotte Mason’s Challenge for Parents

As you read Charlotte Mason's writing, very quickly something begins to dawn on you. Her words are a challenge to our safe, comfortable status quo as parents. Sometimes parents don't appreciate a challenge. It can be uncomfortable. We're tired, we're busy, we don't want to think about how our decisions today are affecting our child's … Continue reading Disrupting the Status Quo: Charlotte Mason’s Challenge for Parents