Boundaries, Continued

Responding to Boundary Violations Our rule about boundaries is not an easy one for the kids to learn.  This is not one of those lessons that you teach once and move on to the next thing.  It is confusing.  It seems contradictory.   Figuring out the nuances takes a lot of work.  Maya is having … Continue reading “Boundaries, Continued”

We Begin with Boundaries

When other kids encounter the way our family works, they sometimes get the impression that our family has absolutely no rules.  And compared to traditional education and discipline practices, it’s kinda true.  The kids do have an unprecedented amount of freedom.  But no rules?  Not exactly.  We do have one rule.  A big one.  And it … Continue reading “We Begin with Boundaries”