How does Homeschooling Affect Families?

Who each of our family members is creates our homeschool. So how does homeschooling affect families? We get really clear on who we are and what we think an education is anyway and share ourselves with our kids too. (And our kids do this for us as well.) What is it you’re hoping your formal…

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Teresa Wiedrick’s Media Kit

Teresa helps homeschool moms show up on purpose with vision, clarity, and confidence. If you’re interested in radio, podcast, or television interview, Teresa can be found at teresawiedrick@outlook.com Teresa can be found online at: Instagram: Homeschool_Mama_Self_Care Facebook: Homeschool Mama Self-Care Website: Capturing the Charmed Life Email: teresawedrick@outlook.com Teresa’s resources can be found here: You can…

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Three Things I Wish I Knew Before I Homeschooled

The Three Things I Wish I Knew Before Homeschooling… And these three things weren’t about child development, personality differences, learning that homeschooling isn’t about schooling at all, or all the stuff that I def do think is necessary to understand if we want to capture our charmed homeschools. I didn’t have my own sense of self. I most…

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How to Plan for your Upcoming Homeschool

Ten Tips to Plan your Upcoming Homeschool Be realistic. How to do this? Time block your time to discover how much time stuff ACTUALLY takes. And practice being right here now. Self-Care is a requirement, not an option. You can influence a child, but you can’t control them. Academics are not synonymous with an education.…

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how to embrace our homeschool summer days

Mid-summer, I’m less concerned about a clean floor, despite little feet sloshing through sprinkled grass, flowerbeds, then the kitchen? After a busy homeschool year, I am finally slowing down. Who wants to wash up the breakfast dishes when they can be stacked, along with lunch dishes, snack dishes, and lemonade pitcher until after dinner? My…

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the basics of the charlotte mason homeschool philosophy

Charlotte Mason suggested that kids do what they set their minds to. We used this daily affirmation in circle time for years. Before we officially took the kids out of school to homeschool, I spent two years reading about all things homeschool and learning. I am, I can, I ought, I will. Charlotte Mason I…

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