Tagged: July 2015 – Parenting


Dealing With (Mom) Judgement, Criticism and Guilt

“Show me a mother, and I’ll show you a woman who feels guilty for something, thanks in no small part to the judgmental internet musings of other moms who’ve made different choices.” So says Brandy Zadrozny in an article she wrote for the Daily Beast earlier this year. I’ve written about the toxic nature of shame before, and as a mother of...


The Weird and Fascinating World of Unschooling

Logan LaPlante was 13  when he gave a TED talk about how homeschooling makes him happy. It’s an inspiring message that racked up over 8 million views on YouTube. You can watch it here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=h11u3vtcpaY What makes Logan’s story newsworthy, however, is that he’s not just a regular homeschooler. He has complete freedom to learn whatever, however, wherever and whenever he wants. Turns out,...