HST#241 – Our Review of Playing Preschool

Listen to our podcast above, subscribe using your favorite podcast service, or watch on YouTube. In today’s episode, we talk about our experience with the preschool curriculum, Playing Preschool. This is an all-in-one preschool curriculum that includes a full scope and sequence. We enjoyed using this curriculum with our youngest this summer. We go over […]

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HST#238 – Short Bite – Our Review of Beyond The Code (part of the Explode the Code Curriculum)

Listen to our podcast above, subscribe using your favorite podcast service, or watch on YouTube. In today’s episode, we talk about our experience with the Beyond The Code 1 (Kindergarten) workbook, part of the Explode the Code curriculum. This is a very popular phonics-based reading program that we’ve been using over the last few months. […]

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HST#237 – Budget Homeschooling 4 – Infrastructure and Extras

Listen to our podcast above, subscribe using your favorite podcast service, or watch on YouTube. To conclude our four-part series on Budget Homeschooling, today we’ll be talking about infrastructure and the extras that can expand and enhance your homeschool! Infrastructure Budget IdeasExtras (Field Trips, Volunteer, Media) Touring The World Resource GuidesCheck out our country resource […]

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HST#235 – Budget Homeschooling 3 – Books and Supplies

Listen to our podcast above, subscribe using your favorite podcast service, or watch on YouTube. Continuing our series on Budget Homeschooling, today we’re discussing homeschooling materials! We’ll talk about how to get books and supplies affordably as well as when to buy vs. borrow! How much have we spent this year on books and suppliesBooks […]

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HST#233 – Budget Homeschooling 2 – Curriculum

Listen to our podcast above, subscribe using your favorite podcast service, or watch on YouTube. Continuing our series on Budget Homeschooling, today we’re delving into the world of curriculum (hardcopy, digital, and online)! We’ll talk about important considerations in choosing curriculum, how to keep it budget-friendly, and we’ll give you a list of affordable secular […]

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HST#231 – Budget Homeschooling 1 – How Much Should Homeschooling Cost?

Listen to our podcast above, subscribe using your favorite podcast service, or watch on YouTube. There are so many questions to consider when starting homeschooling and how much homeschooling costs is a key factor for many families. Today on the show we’ll kick off our budget homeschooling series by discussing how much homeschooling should cost […]

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HST#229 – Organizing Curriculum

Listen to our podcast above, subscribe using your favorite podcast service, or watch on YouTube. We aren’t curriculum hoarders, we’re curators of educational resources! Today we’ll be discussing how we organize our curriculum so that we can find what we need and we don’t lose the opportunity to use a great resource we purchased. Choosing […]

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HST#211 – Our Review of Explode The Code (Kindergarten)

Listen to our podcast above, subscribe using your favorite podcast service, or watch on YouTube. In today’s episode we talk about our experience with Book 1 (Kindergarten) of Explode the Code. This is a very popular phonics based reading program that we’ve been using over the last few months. We’ve talked in the past few […]

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HST#206 – Build Your Library Harry Potter Unit Study with Jessica Weeks

Listen to our Podcast above, subscribe using your favorite podcast service, or watch on YouTube. In today’s episode we invite back this week’s homeschool journey’s interview, Jessica Weeks, to discuss her experience with the Build Your Library Harry Potter unit study. Arial and Jessica drive this chat with their radiant love of all things Potter, […]

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HST#138 – Short Bite – Reading Curriculum Review – Teach Your Child to Read in 100 Easy Lessons

Listen to our Podcast above, subscribe using your favorite podcast service, or watch on YouTube. Continuing with our Curriculum Reviews, in today’s short bite we will be covering the popular Teach Your Child to Read in 100 Easy Lessons book. This is a highly reviewed and widely popular scripted reading curriculum that provides an all-in-one […]

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