the Not So Big Homeschool: Making Room for What Really Matters

https://media.blubrry.com/homeschoolmamaselfcare/p/capturingthecharmedlife.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/06/Sarah-Susanka-Interview.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download A Not So Big Life is one in which you learn to listen to what your heart longs to do, and to integrate these passions into your everyday life. When you engage what you are truly passionate about, you are automatically present in what you are doing—you are showing…

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A Homeschool Teenager’s Perspective: How to Homeschool High School

https://media.blubrry.com/homeschoolmamaselfcare/p/capturingthecharmedlife.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/06/Madelyn-Interview-Interview.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download If a person (homeschool teenager) is interested in something, they’ll do it. If you don’t love something, you won’t do it. So, it’s almost not even a choice. You’ll do it if you want to and you won’t do it if you don’t want to. Madelyn Wiedrick Madelyn…

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Perspective Shift: The Art and Science of an Education

https://media.blubrry.com/homeschoolmamaselfcare/p/capturingthecharmedlife.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/What-is-an-Education-Anyways.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download “Education cannot make a person into something; it can only provide space for a person to discover who they are. Being fully human is not derived from doing things the way that someone or something has told us to, but by being who we are, the person we…

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A Homeschool Dad’s Perspective: How to Participate in your Homeschool

https://media.blubrry.com/homeschoolmamaselfcare/p/capturingthecharmedlife.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/06/Jim-Wiedrick-Interview.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download Be gracious. Be considerate. Be a calming presence. Try to continue to attend to your own needs in such a way that you can be a steadying presence that others will benefit from. Jim Wiedrick, dad to my kids James Wiedrick is dad to our four kids, Hannah,…

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How Homeschooling Requires us to Face our Shortcomings

https://media.blubrry.com/homeschoolmamaselfcare/p/capturingthecharmedlife.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/Episode-3-Rowan-Atikinson.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download “One thing about being a homeschooler (after having been homeschooled) that surprised me was how my own issues and weaknesses would be revealed. It wasn’t actually the teaching or organizing curriculum that was a challenge. It was how much my shortcomings were revealed.” Rowan Atkinson Rowan Atkinson is…

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How to Be Conscious in Your Homeschool

https://media.blubrry.com/homeschoolmamaselfcare/p/capturingthecharmedlife.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/06/Erica-Kesilman-Interview.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download The three essential needs of a child (and a homeschool mom) is to feel seen, heard, and feel safe. Erica Kesilman, founder of Conscious Homeschooling Erica is a self-directed education and conscious parent coach who currently homeschools her three children ages 6, 4, and 2.  She is  a…

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