the virtual homeschool mama retreat to bring vision, clarity & confidence

Do you need a homeschool mama retreat? A retreat to help you be more present in your homeschool more, to be clear that what you’re doing is really working for you & your kids, to be confident that what you’re doing is beyond good enough, rather it’s even amazing. Together we’ll determine what you need…

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How to Address Worry & Overthinking for the Homeschool Mama

Shayla Peterson is a licensed psychotherapist who helps women address worry & overthinking. Offering a map for their journey towards healing, she provides therapy using a person-centered, no-judgment, upbeat, and empathic approach. Her clients walk away from therapy feeling equipped with tools to stand up to their inner critic, feel better about themselves, having more…

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How to capture your charmed homeschool (& address your challenges)

Everyone who homeschools hopes it’ll benefit their kids, by enabling success and motivation, but what do you do when homeschool isn’t working? We can quickly see the benefits and the charms of this lifestyle. (Because there are so many freedoms, but sometimes something isn’t working in our homeschool.) So how to capture your charmed homeschool…

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How to Do Geography in your Homeschool in a Child-Directed Way

How do you incorporate geography in your homeschool? Loosely. With intention to playing. Fun is the operative. No serious allowed. So how do you incorporate geography in your homeschool in a child-directed way? Any time you come across a new country or location in a readaloud or in a current affairs discussion find it on…

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how to deal with dashed homeschool expectations

No question, the parenting experience isn’t entirely as we imagined it before we brought our first children home. Neither is homeschooling. We need to attend to our dashed homeschool expectations. So how to deal with dashed homeschool expectations? In both parenting and homeschooling, I have had far more frustration and confounding moments than I conceived…

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A Homeschool Mom’s Confession on the Disadvantages of Homeschooling

When meeting a new acquaintance, people often ask what I do? When I answer that I homeschool my kids, I am often met with curious looks. Instinctively, I want to defend, and explain to myself, all the merits and benefits, and freedoms of homeschooling. And I do. But there are downsides to homeschooling too. There…

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