how to find quiet, build boundaries & handle overwhelm in your homeschool
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how to find quiet, build boundaries & handle overwhelm in your homeschool

Bringing your kiddo home this fall? Here are four things you need to consider when beginning homeschooling: Your goal is to consider what an education is anyway and read about unschooling, deschooling, and learning.  I compiled a Homeschool Mama Reading List just for you! These books are ones that have taught me everything that has helped me structure my homeschool. We need … Continue reading

the truth behind homeschool socialization: what’s the secret?
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the truth behind homeschool socialization: what’s the secret?

Bringing your kiddo home this fall? Here are four things you need to consider when beginning homeschooling: Your goal is to consider what an education is anyway and read about unschooling, deschooling, and learning.  I compiled a Homeschool Mama Reading List just for you! These books are ones that have taught me everything that has helped me structure my homeschool. Apparently we … Continue reading

The Myth of Homeschool Balance with the Canadian Homeschooler, Lisa-Marie Fletcher
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The Myth of Homeschool Balance with the Canadian Homeschooler, Lisa-Marie Fletcher

https://media.blubrry.com/homeschoolmamaselfcare/p/capturingthecharmedlife.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/08/Lisa-Marie-Fletcher-Interview.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download Homeschool balance is a myth, because it should be about priority, not balance. We need to put a heavier weight on the thing that is the most important in the moment, not how many things can I equal out over time. Lisa-Marie Fletcher Lisa Marie Fletcher is the … Continue reading

Ten Lessons from Ten Homeschool Years
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Ten Lessons from Ten Homeschool Years

I’ve been around long enough to hit the wall twice. Hit the wall, meaning, I was ready to put my kids into school. That says a lot for someone that is a home education advocate to the core. But I didn’t put them in school. Self-reflection revealed I wasn’t frustrated with homeschooling, I was frustrated … Continue reading

why choose homeschool? the biggest benefit: freedom
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why choose homeschool? the biggest benefit: freedom

I have my PhD research paper thesis topic in mind: “Senility in aging homeschooling parents: Is the incidence lower with increased homeschooling years?” My hypothesis: the more years we homeschool, the more likely we develop neural networks in our adult brains; therefore, lower incidence of senility. Ok, so it’s just a hypothesis. Mama has freedom to learn … Continue reading

how to create a personalized education for a twelve year old
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how to create a personalized education for a twelve year old

Bringing your kiddo home this fall? Here are four things you need to consider when beginning homeschooling: Your goal is to consider what an education is anyway and read about unschooling, deschooling, and learning.  I compiled a Homeschool Mama Reading List just for you! These books are ones that have taught me everything that has helped me structure my homeschool. Structuring … Continue reading