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Mar 15 2017

Homeschool Wednesday- How to Deal with Nay-Sayers

We’ve all had to deal with the naysayers, it’s just part of homeschooling. We’ve all encountered people from the grocery store clerk, to people who don’t know they are naysayers, to people in your family and are really close to you who consistently challenge you and your kids about it.  Today on Periscope, we discussed… Read more…

Mar 1 2017

Is Genesis History? Not just for Homeschoolers!

  I am so excited to share about this amazing documentary that I took my boys to last week! I talked about it for our Homeschooling Wednesday show but this is a documentary that I think everyone should see, probably even more so the students who aren’t homeschooled because it gives such a wonderful foundation… Read more…

Feb 26 2017

Our First Live Homeschool Chat Wednesday!

Affiliate links are included in this post.  Thank you for your support! We had so much fun discussing in curriculum in this week’s Homeschool Wednesday show on Periscope (View Part 1 Here and Part 2 Here)! Admittedly, as an ENFP and avid researcher, I’m always on the lookout for the perfect fits for my family’s… Read more…

Nov 10 2016

CTLP Ep 22 – Living the Charlotte Mason Lifestyle with Leah Boden

Leah Boden is known for speaking on the Charlotte Mason Method, motherhood, and leadership but in addition to all that in this podcast we go a little bit more behind the scenes into what life is really like for the Bodens and what Leah reads for herself, among other things.  Meal plans, housekeeping, beautiful walks… Read more…

Sep 7 2016

What we do in our “Morning” Meetings

  FI-NA-LLY!!  I have my “morning” meeting printable done and ready for you guys to download!  I say “morning” because the time this gathering happens is fairly relative in our house and can very well end up during lunch on many days.  In fact, we don’t even always do everything on the list, so please… Read more…

Aug 25 2016

CTLP Ep17 – 5 Things I Plan & Prep for a New School Year

Well, here she is, my first solo show of Season 2!  If you didn’t already hear, the plan for this year is to do a new interview and a new solo show each month this year and in the solo shows I will be focusing on just one topic to help with cultivating loveliness in… Read more…

Jul 25 2016

I’m Speaking at Encouragement for the Homeschool Mom!

Summer is starting to wind down…and for most of us, that means homeschooling is starting to pick back up! You might be trying to figure out curriculum for this year, making lists and schedules, and trying to figure out how to fit all the activities into your day. You might even be feeling a little… Read more…

Sep 5 2015

What We’re Learning/Reading- September 2015

Ok, I promised you guys that I would give you overviews this year of what we are reading each term, so here is the installment for September!  Actually, I’ll be discussing what we are learning for our entire First Term (we call it Late Summer Term), which started at the beginning of August.  We are… Read more…