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Homeschool help, homeschool resources, homeschool encouragement, homeschool curriculum reviews, parenting advice, Christian encouragement and more from my chaos to yours!

Homeschool help, homeschool resources, homeschool encouragement, homeschool curriculum reviews, parenting advice, Christian encouragement and more from my chaos to yours!
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Homeschool help, homeschool resources, homeschool encouragement, homeschool curriculum reviews, parenting advice, Christian encouragement and more from my chaos to yours!

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English


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My Story

8/12/2019
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How did a girl who got married when she was 19, had no college or university degree and greatest desire was to just be a mom and homeschool her kids get where I am today? How did I write books and start writing Bible curriculum? How did I start a blog and grow it to […] The post #57 My Story appeared first on Homeschool On.

Duration:01:03:39

I Thought It Would Be Better...

8/6/2019
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It’s like the unspoken thought settling uncomfortably in the back of our heads: the one we push back when our kids hate their school. It’s the elephant in the room when we feel overwhelmed, exhausted, frustrated, angry, and disappointed with homeschooling. Everyone talked about it like it was so great, it looks somehow more beautiful […] The post #56 I Thought It Would Be Better appeared first on Homeschool On.

Duration:00:47:47

What I Want My Homeschool To Be...

7/23/2019
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This week I received an e-mail from Lindsey and her question was so good I decided to do a podcast episode about it! Her question was: “You talk a lot about accepting your kids where they are and removing heavy burdens and expectations that they live up to the long list of requirements that public […] The post #55 What I Want My Homeschool To Be… appeared first on Homeschool On.

Duration:00:41:50

The Conversation Episode

7/1/2019
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I am sitting in my trailer, the rain pitter-pattering on the roof and my kids strewn haphazardly on their bunks in our 29′ trailer. There is sand on the floor, all of our clothes are soaked, there’s a weird smell coming from the fridge and we are beyond exhausted… all the signs and symptoms of […] The post #54 The Conversation Episode appeared first on Homeschool On.

Duration:00:25:21

My Homeschool Style

6/17/2019
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I get asked all the time what I do and how I do it. What is my homeschool style? What does a typical day look like? Today’s podcast episode is a glimpse into reality. What happens when you get sick and summer is in full swing and you have a lazy day? How can you […] The post #53 My Homeschool Style appeared first on Homeschool On.

Duration:00:28:38

The Marriage Episode

6/10/2019
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Talking about my marriage isn’t easy for me. It is Monday afternoon, hours after my podcast usually goes live and yet I am hesitating pushing the publish button. Some of the things we are sharing in today’s podcast episode are things we haven’t really shared with even our own families and friends before. As I […] The post #52 The Marriage Episode appeared first on Homeschool On.

Duration:00:42:21

Your Homeschool Challenges Meet My Solutions

5/27/2019
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I asked what your biggest homeschool challenges were and was inundated with answers! In today's podcast episode I address some of the top ones with some practical solutions... The post #51 Your Homeschool Challenges–My Solutions appeared first on Homeschool On.

Duration:00:44:30

The Rabbit Trail Episode

5/20/2019
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Sometimes I feel like my brain is just not organized enough for what I do. There are so many thoughts jumbling around in my head it is difficult to focus on just one thing… for any length of time. After staring at my computer for a good 15 minutes going over ideas for this weeks […] The post #50 The Rabbit Trail Episode appeared first on Homeschool On.

Duration:00:29:39

Dear Kids: Your Time is Yours

5/13/2019
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Dear kids, I am tired. Tired of being the bad guy. Tired of pushing you to do what you don’t want to do and trying to convince you why you need to. I get it, I don’t like doing what people tell me either, especially when I don’t understand why. So I’m raising the white […] The post #49 Dear Kids: Your Time is Yours appeared first on Homeschool On.

Duration:00:28:39

The Problem with Homeschooling

5/6/2019
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Homeschooling is so much harder than I ever imagined it could be. Nothing could have prepared me for the amount of stretching and pressing that would occur in this homeschool environment. It is both the most challenging and most rewarding experience of my life–a wild ride. In my line of work I get a TON […] The post #48 The Problem with Homeschooling appeared first on Homeschool On.

Duration:00:51:58

Brave Writer in a Nutshell

4/22/2019
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Brave Writer is so much more than just a homeschool language arts curriculum, it is a way of life! I’ll never forget the day we stumbled upon one of Julie’s videos. Her words resonated with me deeply, her approach seemed so unique, could it really be that simple? Could I really teach my children the […] The post #47 Brave Writer in a Nutshell appeared first on Homeschool On.

Duration:00:45:22

Homeschooling Q&A

4/8/2019
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Today’s podcast episode is a little bit different than my regular deal because I invited my hubby to join me. I had so many good ideas for today’s podcast and couldn’t decide so we ended up doing it Q&A style and tackling a few different topics in one episode. This post is your resource for […] The post #46 Homeschooling Q&A appeared first on Homeschool On.

Duration:00:48:13

Balancing Work and Homeschool

3/25/2019
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Planning speaking engagements and presentations, writing curriculum and books, blog posts, live videos, responding to comments and emails, creating courses… this is my life. This is what I do into the wee hours of the morning, this is what I do when my kids are sleeping or playing outside. This is what I do instead […] The post #45 Balancing Work and Homeschool appeared first on Homeschool On.

Duration:00:36:50

Can You Homeschool without Curriculum?

3/18/2019
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If you follow me on Instagram you have probably heard the melody of change. Something new is on the horizon and I am in the middle of processing what it is and what it looks like. I feel a calling, a stirring deep within, to step out of the shallows of homeschooling into deeper waters. […] The post #44 Can You Homeschool Without Curriculum? appeared first on Homeschool On.

Duration:00:29:24

Homeschooling is Worth It

3/4/2019
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Homeschooling is one of the most challenging journeys I have ever embarked upon. I have been tested and stretched and pulled and tried beyond what I thought I could handle. I have learned that many of my perceived limits only exist in my mind. I have grown as a person. In the midst of the […] The post #43 Why Homeschooling is Worth It appeared first on Homeschool On.

Duration:00:35:06

When they don't want to do school...

2/18/2019
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Whining, fussing, crying, and general bad attitudes can be like a pin to the bubble of your homeschool day. No matter how much enthusiasm and planning you bring to the table, if your kids aren’t on board it can pop even the best of plans in no time! Today’s episode is your lifejacket in the […] The post #42 When they Don’t Want to do School appeared first on Homeschool On.

Duration:00:39:31

More than Homeschool Survival

2/11/2019
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Featuring Julie Bogart from Brave Writer: learn more about her amazing new book, a free 90 page resource PLUS some practical tips to help you go beyond homeschool survival and make homeschooling more than you even imagined it could be! The post #41: More than Homeschool Survival appeared first on Homeschool On.

Duration:00:40:20

Homeschool Anger

2/5/2019
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Have you ever felt angry? Frustrated? Impatient? Irritated? DONE with homeschooling? Parenting is hard enough on its own but with the mounting pressures and responsibilities of homeschooling, it can be a volcano waiting to erupt. Some days are harder than others, some are easier. Sometimes you have a good strong streak and all of a […] The post #40 Dealing with Homeschool Anger appeared first on Homeschool On.

Duration:00:28:00

Homeschool Doubt: How do I know it's enough?

1/28/2019
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How do I know it’s enough? Should I add more? What if I miss something? What are kids learning at this age? The questions swirl in our minds and instead of walking forward in confidence that we know our children best, we are frozen with insecurity. Homeschool doubt is a real thing and today’s podcast […] The post #39 Dealing with Homeschool Doubt appeared first on Homeschool On.

S5E3: 10 Things Homeschoolers Wish Their Kids Knew

1/21/2019
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I have seen the posts: What homeschoolers wish their friends knew, 5 things homeschoolers want you to know, etc. etc. But I have never seen one from a mom to her homeschooled child and that needs to change. I mean, I don’t really care what my friends or acquaintances think but I DO care (a […] The post #38 10 Things Homeschoolers Wish Their Kids Knew appeared first on Homeschool On.

Duration:00:43:16