Homeschooling While Following Your Passion

Does homeschooling mean that you have to give up the things that you love? A listener asked us if one could still homeschool while following their passion. Spoiler Alert: You can! It’s no surprise that both Amanda and I follow our own passions while homeschooling. We have so many different things that interest us both.…

Homeschooling When You Are Not Feeling Well

As with everything in life, some weeks can be harder than others. Homeschooling is no exception to that. Some days fly by, while others continue to drag on. When you are not feeling well physically; the days can drag on slower than you could have ever imagined. Homeschooling on the Couch In this episode Amanda…

What To Do With All That Halloween Candy

Happy Halloween!   Halloween marks the end of a week of fun, festivities, and chaos. If you and your little ghoul are Trick-or-Treating tonight there is only one question that is high on your mind…. What are you going to do with all of that Halloween Candy? Are you the type of parent who lets…

Fun Halloween Ideas for Kids

Every family has it’s own traditions that hold special meaning for them. For some it is Christmas, for some it’s Thanksgiving, for others it can even be Cyber Monday, but for our podcast co-host Alisha; it is all about Halloween! Halloween Spooktacular! In Alisha’s house she starts decorating on October 1st and has a Halloween…

Roadschooling with Merry About Town

One of the most beautiful things about Homeschooling is that it looks different for each family that begins this journey. This week we sat down with Merry Kuchle who is starting her own journey both literally and figuratively. Merry has just started a year long journey on the road with her 10 year old son,…

Secular in a Christian World

Secular homeschooling presents it’s own challenges while home educating in a primarily Christian culture. From having to edit out parts of purchased curriculum or declining co-op invitations, or wading through blog posts not written for a secular audience, finding support from likeminded secular homeschoolers may seem impossible. Are you a Secular Homeschooler? In this episode…

Does Your Homeschool Need A Schoolroom?

Is a schoolroom necessary for a Homeschool family? Do you have a schoolroom or do you homeschool all over the house? In this episode we discuss the seasons of life (and homeschool) and how they affect the need of a dedicated place to store and use (or not use curriculum). We also touch on some…