River and Terran Greenfield are my twin 12-year-old sons. They are unschooled, hyper-creative, can survive within the wilderness with a knife, backpack, and wool blanket, know extra kitchen and cooking tips than most adults (and have an amazing cooking podcast), and they’re typically crushing life.
So, on this very particular episode, I put my twin boys within the podcasting scorching seat to debate life, creativity, cooking, wholesome consuming for youths, health, and far more.
During this dialogue, you will uncover:
-Best breakfast to crush the day…4:40
-How to inform River and Terran aside, particularly on audio…6:50
- The twins handle one another by title…
-Books River and Terran wish to learn…8:15
-Unschooling and turning into self-directed learners…19:04
- Essay by Naval Ravikant that Ben mentions on the 5 core abilities wanted for all times
- Writing (long-form)
- Logic and/or pc programming
- Poor Charlie’s Almanack by Charlie Munger
- Mathnasium program River and Terran use for his or her education
- Unschooling permits studying how the world works alongside the themes being discovered (math, logic, and so forth.)
- Advantages of AI and robots outweigh the negatives (abilities turning into out of date)
- Rhetoric recreation (board or the app)
- Tell ’em what you are gonna inform ’em; then inform ’em; then inform ’em what you advised ’em
-A typical night within the Greenfield house…35:00
-An common day for River and Terran…37:35
- Feed rabbits, play a recreation, play piano, work out, shoot bow
- More scheduled or structured play/studying ’til 3-5 pm
- Is life college, or is college life?
- Podcasts on Unschooling:
- Journal on every day actions
- St. Andrews College in Moscow, ID
- Liberal arts research is an effective method to get a well-rounded training
-Favorites issues River and Terran do for his or her health…44:30
-River and Terran’s eating regimen suggestions…50:45
-Whether or not there exists an ideal eating regimen all people ought to observe…54:40
- Mediterranean eating regimen appears extra agreeable than different diets
- Eating with folks, lengthy household dinners
- Making your individual meals helps you respect it extra
- Easy to overeat from packages vs. meals ready your self
-River and Terran’s views on display screen time and video video games…57:00
- They each have an iPod Touch, which is for enterprise functions (podcast)
- Computer used largely for varsity
-About the GoGreenfields cooking podcast…59:15
- Started 4+ years in the past
- Began studying to cook dinner at age of three (made mother eggs for Mother’s Day)
- The Four Hour Chef by Tim Ferris
- Eggs are an incredible start line for studying to cook dinner
- Favorite recipes:
- Top baking tip from Terran: Don’t overcook; do not depend on appears to be like to find out if it is accomplished
- Top risotto tip from River: Keep stirring, concentrate always
- Top tip from the chef: Don’t add too many seasonings; preserve it easy
- Clean up as you go
- Pay consideration to recipes
-Tips on looking and plant foraging…1:09:30
- Do it so much at house to understand the range in different locales
- Bowhunting is extra pure and depending on physicality than looking with a rifle
-How to take care of your self spiritually…1:12:45
-River and Terran’s personal life functions…1:15:30
- “To make the love and joy of God through writing and art”
- “To use my art to make people feel strong emotions”
-River and Terran’s tackle 2020 with COVID-19, lockdowns, masks, and so forth…1:16:35
- They take pleasure in seeing dad extra
- Different reactions with children vs. adults
-One factor River and Terran suppose everybody ought to know or expertise…1:19:40
-And far more!
Click right here for the complete written transcript of this podcast episode.
Resources from this episode:
– River and Terran’s podcast GoGreenfields
– Podcasts and articles:
- How A Steady Diet Of Standard Education Is Choking The Creativity, Health & Fitness Out Of Our Kids And What You Can Do About It, With Ben Hewitt
- The Ultimate Guide To Unschooling: Top Tips To Create Free-Thinking, Resilient, Creative Young Humans Who Can Thrive In A Modern World, With Judy Arnall
- The Renegade Pharmacist: How To Increase The Effects Of Psilocybin, The Secrets Of Colostrum, Fixing Constipation With Breathwork & More, With Niraj Naik.
- Why College Sucks (& Better Alternatives), How To Win At Any Game, What You Need To Say No To, & Much More With James Altucher.
- How To Blast You (And Your Child’s!) Physical, Mental, & Spiritual Resilience Through The Roof With Breathwork.
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