Kristi P.

Kristi is a stay at home mom and wife, aspiring minimalist, would-be farmer, and future homesteader. When she is not wrangling her toddler, she enjoys making toys and crafts from natural materials for him to play with and learn from. She loves cooking, is learning to love housework, and hopes one day to actually complete a knitting project. She has grand plans for a simple life with her family in the country after years spent tramping around the southeast. Follow (mis)adventures on her personal blog, Sundorwondor

DIY Cleaning Recipes

It's spring! And if you're one of those (crazy) people who feel the urge to clean your house down to the very bones in the spring, well this is the post for you! But...

How Does Your Garden Grow? A Primer for Springtime Planting

Can you smell that old familiar scent? Spring is in the air! "Spring?! Are you nuts, Kristi? It was snowing last week!!" I know, I know, I know, it seems like spring is a long way...

Homeschool…How? The Classical Homeschooling Approach

This is Part 2 in the "Homeschool...How?" Series There are so many educational philosophies and homeschool methods and curriculum out there it is easy to become overwhelmed when deciding how to homeschool your children. I...

Homeschool…How? An Introduction

If you made the decision to take on the responsibility of educating your child at home, no doubt you have been inundated with a ton of information. While researching homeschooling, it is easy to...

Messy Play for Yucky Days

Spring is just around the corner. And while everyone is looking forward to seeing the tail end of the polar vortex, we still have to gear up for those rainy, wet days in the...