Homeschool hygge: Twenty easy to adopt Self-Care Practices
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Homeschool hygge: Twenty easy to adopt Self-Care Practices

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. Homeschool hygge: … Continue reading

How to Create an Afternoon Homeschool Liberal Arts Program
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How to Create an Afternoon Homeschool Liberal Arts Program

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. Why do … Continue reading

Encouraging New Homeschool Families, Tamara Strijack & the Neufeld Institute
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Encouraging New Homeschool Families, Tamara Strijack & the Neufeld Institute

https://media.blubrry.com/homeschoolmamaselfcare/p/capturingthecharmedlife.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/10/Tamara-Strijack-Interview.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download What is best for the child? What is in the best interest for the child and family circumstances? Education doesn’t have to be a one size fits all. Tamara Strijack, co-author of Reclaiming our Students You have to have some flexibility in yourself. What is working? What isn’t … Continue reading

the best wine
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the best wine

The best wine is the one you like. Over the years, I’ve recorded my favourites: a casta franco verense… a chianti colli sensei 2011 borgo montanto… a sparkling moscato. These do sound good don’t they? Add a little French or Italian and VOILA, it must be good. But I can’t seem to replicate the experience, … Continue reading

not all homeschool mamas drink wine, or do they?
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not all homeschool mamas drink wine, or do they?

Not that I want to perpetuate a myth (or a bad habit) that homeschool mamas need to drink wine to homeschool, but some homeschool mamas are drinking wine… And I am one of them. When my book, Homeschool Mama Self-Care: Thrive, Not Just Survive, was had it’s first official editor’s eyes working through it, the … Continue reading

how I transitioned from homeschool to public high school
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how I transitioned from homeschool to public high school

Bringing your kiddo home this fall? Here are four things you need to consider when homeschooling: Your goal is to consider what an education is anyway, 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). Dropping my third … Continue reading