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Homeschooling in Real Life is a podcast for Christian homeschool families. Veteran homeschoolers, Andy and Kendra Fletcher love the Gospel and will remind their listeners on every episode of the freedom that Christ pours out in generous amounts. These witty podcasters like to poke sticks at the conventional and with heaps of grace they will confront a few of the sacred cows that Christian homeschoolers like to worship. Grace Wins!

Homeschooling in Real Life is a podcast for Christian homeschool families. Veteran homeschoolers, Andy and Kendra Fletcher love the Gospel and will remind their listeners on every episode of the freedom that Christ pours out in generous amounts. These witty podcasters like to poke sticks at the conventional and with heaps of grace they will confront a few of the sacred cows that Christian homeschoolers like to worship. Grace Wins!
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Homeschooling in Real Life is a podcast for Christian homeschool families. Veteran homeschoolers, Andy and Kendra Fletcher love the Gospel and will remind their listeners on every episode of the freedom that Christ pours out in generous amounts. These witty podcasters like to poke sticks at the conventional and with heaps of grace they will confront a few of the sacred cows that Christian homeschoolers like to worship. Grace Wins!

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Episodes

Homeschooling Multiple Ages

11/18/2017
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Homeschooling Multiple Ages! How does a homeschooling parent possibly educate older kids while at the same time juggling preschoolers, toddlers, and babies? Is it even realistic to think we could do a good job while spinning so many homeschool plates? On this episode of Homeschooling in Real Life, Fletch and Kendra talk about how they’ve managed to […] The post Homeschooling Multiple Ages appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Radio Network.

Duration: 00:36:25


I Love Homeschooling But I’m Totally Burned Out

11/13/2017
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For the rest of the year, we will be running a “Best of” series of the Homeschooling IRL episodes. Many of these episodes were earlier episodes that you might have missed. Enjoy! Let’s be real folks! It’s February and the mid-year homeschooling doldrums can hit any of us. One of our listeners sent us a great email […] The post I Love Homeschooling But I’m Totally Burned Out appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Radio Network.

Duration: 00:42:09


Best of HIRL: Transparent Parenting

11/11/2017
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For the rest of the year, we will be running a “Best of” series of the Homeschooling IRL episodes. Many of these episodes were earlier episodes that you might have missed. Enjoy! How important is it for us to practice transparent parenting with our children? What should you do when your children ask you questions that are just […] The post Best of HIRL: Transparent Parenting appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Radio Network.

Duration: 00:45:07


I Love Homeschooling But My Kids Are With Me All the Time

11/6/2017
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On this episode of the HomeschoolingIRL podcast, Fletch and Kendra begin a new series called, “I Love Homeschooling But…” and discuss the topic of having your kids with you All. The. Time. We really do love this aspect of homeschooling, and many of us want to spend the best hours of our kids’ days with […] The post I Love Homeschooling But My Kids Are With Me All the Time appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Radio Network.

Duration: 00:47:44


How Do I Make Homeschooling Fun?

11/4/2017
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On today’s episode of Homeschooling In Real Life, Martha called in to ask, “How Do I Make My Homeschool Fun?” We loved this question, so both Fletch and Kendra take a stab at answering. As you have come to expect, their answers line up perfectly with the “have to” parent and the “get to” parent. Tune in to make […] The post How Do I Make Homeschooling Fun? appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Radio Network.

Duration: 00:14:01


Homeschooling Through Hard Times

10/30/2017
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Hard times! As much as we might like it to be, life is not all ponies, rainbows, and watercolor daisies. On this episode of HomeschoolingIRL we discuss the issue of homeschooling when life gets hard. Difficulties can look different in every family – marital stress, tragedies, health challenges, financial loss – and we’ll consider how each […] The post Homeschooling Through Hard Times appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Radio Network.

Duration: 00:44:50


Homeschooling and Marriage

10/28/2017
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For the rest of the year, we will be running a “Best of” series of the Homeschooling IRL episodes continuing with Homeschooling and Marriage. Many of these episodes were earlier episodes that you might have missed. Enjoy! You are going to want to grab your spouse for this episode! Fletch and Kendra dive right into […] The post Homeschooling and Marriage appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Radio Network.

Duration: 00:47:58


5 Ways To Rock Homeschool

10/26/2017
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For the rest of the year, we will be running a “Best of” series of the Homeschooling IRL episodes, starting with 5 Ways to Rock Homeschool. Many of these episodes were earlier episodes that you might have missed. Enjoy! Need some motivation? Encouragement? Tips? Join us for 5 Ways to Rock Your […] The post 5 Ways To Rock Homeschool appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Radio Network.

Duration: 00:44:57


Best of Homeschooling IRL: I Love Homeschooling, But I Hate Teaching Writing

9/23/2017
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This week on the Best of Homeschooling IRL: Do you struggle with teaching writing to your homeschool kids? This is the episode for you. As homeschool parents, some of us were not given great tools for writing in our own education, so when it comes to teaching the subject, we already feel ill-prepared. Others of […] The post Best of Homeschooling IRL: I Love Homeschooling, But I Hate Teaching Writing appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Radio Network.

Duration: 00:36:50


Best of Homeschooling IRL: Unrealistic Expectations

9/20/2017
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In this Best of Homeschooling IRL episode, Fletch and Kendra chat with Kathy Lee, mom of many and co-author of The Homegrown Preschooler. Kathy is a child development specialist who has homeschooled and raised kids and now speaks all over the country to parents (often with several of her kids in tow!) We discuss the […] The post Best of Homeschooling IRL: Unrealistic Expectations appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Radio Network.

Duration: 00:47:15


Best of Homeschooling IRL: The Purity Culture with Sheila Gregoire

9/17/2017
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This week on the Best of Homeschooling IRL: Sheila Gregoire is the author of the book, The Good Girl’s Guide To Great Sex. She is also a popular speaker and blogger at To Love Honor and Vacuum. Sheila joins us in the studio again this week as we discuss the phenomenon that is the “purity culture” […] The post Best of Homeschooling IRL: The Purity Culture with Sheila Gregoire appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Radio Network.

Duration: 00:45:04


Best of Homeschooling IRL: What Josh Duggar Forgot

9/11/2017
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For the next few weeks, we’re playing a few episodes of Our discussion on this episode comes right out of the current headlines. Homeschool graduate and reality TV star, Josh Duggar, has fallen from the spotlight due to his confessions of struggling with adultery, pornography and a history of molestation. We jump into to discuss the […] The post Best of Homeschooling IRL: What Josh Duggar Forgot appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Radio Network.

Duration: 00:55:30


HIRL Episode 156: The Goodbye Show

7/24/2017
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All good things must come to an end, and as such, this is the final episode of the Homeschooling In Real Life podcast. Thank you for hanging in there with us through 155 episodes. It was a great run and we even slipped a final episode in last week before saying goodbye! Celebrate with us […] The post HIRL Episode 156: The Goodbye Show appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Radio Network.

Duration: 00:18:01


HIRL Episode 155: Did Joshua Harris Kiss Dating Goodbye?

7/17/2017
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In 1997, 21-year-old Joshua Harris wrote a revolutionary book on dating. The book would go on to be an international bestseller and catapult Joshua into the Christian spotlight. I Kissed Dating Goodbye was embraced by the homeschool community and the Christian church at large, and continues to shape the consciousness of how Christians view singleness, dating, and relationships. […] The post HIRL Episode 155: Did Joshua Harris Kiss Dating Goodbye? appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool...

Duration: 00:47:03


Avoiding Spiritual Abuse – HIRL Episode 154

6/19/2017
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Spiritual abuse has been alive and well in the homeschool community for years. From early leaders like Bill Gothard/ATI to the deceptive charm of Doug Phillips and the Vision Forum/Family Integrated Church movement, homeschoolers often fall prey to the abuse of misguided leaders. Joining Fletch and Kendra for the last full episode of Homeschooling in […] The post Avoiding Spiritual Abuse – HIRL Episode 154 appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Radio Network.

Duration: 00:46:35


Heart for the World – HIRL Episode 153

6/12/2017
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Ever wonder how to give your kids a healthy love for the world and a desire to know other cultures? How about making missions an every day part of your homeschool and home life? What if you can’t travel far from home but want your kids to develop a view that reaches far beyond your […] The post Heart for the World – HIRL Episode 153 appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Radio Network.

Duration: 00:37:00


Facetime – HIRL Episode 152

6/6/2017
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Author Kristen Hatton joins us for an important discussion that encompasses the world our teen girls are growing up in. From eating disorders to the impact of social media on a young woman’s self image, Kristen’s latest book, Facetime: Your Identity in a Selfie World, is a significant guide to pointing our teenaged daughters to […] The post Facetime – HIRL Episode 152 appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Radio Network.

Duration: 00:33:55


Knights in Training – HIRL Episode 151

5/29/2017
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Raising boys can be tricky business, no? And if we have a heart to see our boys really change the world with solid character, big ideas, and compassionate hearts, we can feel defeated when we see them being goofy and a little out of control as kids. That’s exactly why we wanted to have a […] The post Knights in Training – HIRL Episode 151 appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Radio Network.

Duration: 00:36:21


Listener Q&A, Part 2 – HIRL Episode 150

5/15/2017
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Hey! Hey! We’re once again answering listeners’ emails on a wide variety of topics this week. Want to know how not to be a homeschool whackjob? Or how to choose a different schooling option without caving to judgmental responses? Chances are, if you’ve had a question for Fletch and Kendra, you’ll hear the answers you’ve been […] The post Listener Q&A, Part 2 – HIRL Episode 150 appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Radio Network.

Duration: 00:29:09


Listener Q&A, Part 1 – HIRL Episode 149

5/8/2017
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We’re almost 150 episodes in and the emails keep coming! On this week’s episode of Homeschooling in Real Life, we’re answering listeners emails on a wide variety of topics. Judgmental homeschoolers? We got that. Homeschooling high school? Yep, that, too. Chances are, if you’ve had a question for Fletch and Kendra, you’ll hear the answers […] The post Listener Q&A, Part 1 – HIRL Episode 149 appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Radio Network.

Duration: 00:27:48

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