Podcast: Socialization in Homeschooling

Podcast: Socialization in Homeschooling

In this episode of the podcast, we tackle the socialization question that is common among homeschoolers. I think it’s probably the number one question people ask me or have if they are considering homeschooling. I didn’t know what Ellianah thought about socialization in homeschooling until 

A Daughter’s Musings on Being Homeschooled in High School

A Daughter’s Musings on Being Homeschooled in High School

For today’s podcast, I asked my daughter, Taylor, to join me.   Taylor is my second child and is 21 years old. She is a Vet Tech for a local veterinarian. She gradated from our homeschool in 2017 and went on to college after that. 

Effortless Self Care Ideas for Homeschool Moms

Effortless Self Care Ideas for Homeschool Moms

Self care.   An elusive concept in the mommy years.   So much of what we do is for others, and we love it.   When your baby takes her first steps or your 4 year old learns how to read or your 11 year 

Homestead Chores and Kids

Homestead Chores and Kids

In today’s episode we talk about chores on the homestead.   While we dive into the animal chores specifically, we also talk about how homestead chores for kids can build character and other ways farm chores can be valuable for our kids.   Listen to 

Exploring Entrepreneurship with Your Kids

Exploring Entrepreneurship with Your Kids

This weekend we had the annual Children’s Business Fair, so in honor of that, we thought we would introduce you to Ellianah’s business and the idea of kids as entrepreneurs. She has a dog biscuit business called Puppy Power Biscuits. She sells healthy, natural dog 

Tween Girls in 2020: One girl’s persective

Tween Girls in 2020: One girl’s persective

    The movie Cuties has caused quite the outrage among my circle of friends. I dug deeper into the intent of the movie and realized there is confusion and chaos even among the creators of the film.     But it got me thinking 

An Honest Homeschool Curriculum Review from an 11 Year Old

An Honest Homeschool Curriculum Review from an 11 Year Old

In today’s podcast, we talk about what Ellianah thinks of the homeschool curriculum we use, Memoria Press.   We go through subject by subject and talk about each one. Ellianah has her opinions and we explore the pros and cons from her perspective.   There’s