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From jogging strollers to dandelions, this episode we’re breaking down lots of ways to see things differently when you’re homesteading with littles, how to make them a team member on your homestead early on, and why you can expect your kids to rise to the occasion.
Podcast Episode Highlights
- Why I’m a good person to talk about how to homestead with kids…
- Modern cultural views on having kids
- Why we bring the kids along in our homestead activities
- How I brought my babies along on my farm chores
- It CAN be done (but there are still challenging days)
- Remember this life lesson: the more you do it, the easier it gets
- As you keep at it, it gets easier for your kids, too
- Why free time and free play is good for kids (and boredom, too!)
- Kids are capable of SO much
- The exceptions to our ‘bring the kids along’ lifestyle
- How I use naptime to get things done
- How I use screen-time sometimes, too
- Homesteading while pregnant…
- Why I think it’s awesome homesteading with kids (and final tips)
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More Tips on Raising Kids:
- 5 Things I Learned as a First Time 4-H Mom (podcast episode)
- Birthing Babies & Blogs (podcast episode)
- The Most Important Thing I’ve Taught My Kids (podcast episode)
- Raising Old-Fashioned Kids in a High Tech World (blog article)