Kris Antonius has a crew of four budding naturalists ages 5, 8, 12, and 15 – three of whom she spends her days with, focused on simple living, learning, making, and eating. A former educator, and huge fan of child-led learning, Kris learns alongside her children about nature, handcrafting, homesteading, and growing, cooking and eating good food. You can follow her homeschooling and urban-homesteading adventures at


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