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 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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Grow your Confidence, Banish Burnout, and Love your Homeschool Life

https://media.blubrry.com/homeschoolmamaselfcare/p/capturingthecharmedlife.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/06/Kara-S.-Anderson-Interview.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download This homeschool thing is a marathon, not a sprint. So run it like you’d run a marathon. You have to stop and take breaks and refuel and sometimes just stop for a minute and take a deep breath. Kara S. Anderson Kara S. Anderson is a writer, podcaster…

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How to Journal as a Tool to Process Stress, Anxiety, and Trauma

https://media.blubrry.com/homeschoolmamaselfcare/p/capturingthecharmedlife.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/05/Nicolle-Nattress-Interview.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download Take a 90 second pause. 90 seconds is the difference between a reaction and a response. Nicholle Nattress Nicolle Nattrass is a homeschooling mother, an advocate for Maternal Mental Health, and has been blessed to have a few careers: as a professional actor and writer as well as…

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Homeschooling Little Kids & Taking Care of Yourself with Isis Loran

https://media.blubrry.com/homeschoolmamaselfcare/p/capturingthecharmedlife.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/Episode-2-Isis-Loran-Nature-Homeschool-1.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download The amount of time I say I can’t do something, because it’s naptime… Isis Loran, owner of Nature Homeschool Isis Loran is owner of Nature Homeschool and homeschool mama to four kids under ten in the West Kootenays of British Columbia. Isis Loran‘s family spends a lot of…

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