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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 13 2017

Real Life Mondays- Weekend Challenge, Planners and More

Affiliate links are used in this blog post.  Thank you for your support! It was a really fun and fast-paced show this morning, so here is a quick little rundown for all of you who missed it or wanted any of the links we mentioned- 1. We all agree the Man in the High Castle… 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…

Mar 3 2016

CTLP Episode 13 – The Blessing of Big Families with Amy Roberts

(affiliate links used- see full disclosure here) Today I’m chatting with Amy Roberts of RaisingArrows.net, wife of 20 years and mom to nine – ages 18 all the way down to age one! Amy shares her heart with me about the blessings and trials of raising and homeschooling a large family. Amy shares her story and answer to… Read more…

Sep 12 2015

7 for Saturday- Edition 1!

It’s the weekend! Can I get a “Hallelujer!”?  This morning was so glorious, sleeping in and all that jazz.  Being up, peppy and ready to do my morning show all week long is so fun but also kinda kicking my butt! Dear Sleep, I miss you! Sincerely, Deprived Night Owl Now that I have slept… Read more…