Archive | June, 2011


Seems we haven’t messed the kids up

It’s been three years since our kids were enrolled in school. When we left, Niall was in third grade. Mairen had just finished kindergarten. Siobhan… well, I guess she’s never been enrolled! It’s been boatschooling ever since. Finding a homeschooling path wasn’t always easy, but I had some pretty amazing mentors to help find it: […]


Adjustments in the antipodes

Urban Australia offers plenty of surface level similarities to urban America… sailing between the heads into Sydney Harbour, you didn’t even need to fuzz your eyes to feel a little like going into San Francisco: hills, mission tile roofs, subtropical and temperate foliage blended. The differences immediately start to smack you back to the reality […]

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