HST#207 – Summer Schooling

Listen to our podcast above, subscribe using your favorite podcast service, or watch on YouTube. It’s that time of year when we’re knee-deep in planning for summer. Even though we may not follow the traditional school year, summer is a time when there are special opportunities for learning that don’t happen the rest of the […]

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HST#203 – Reading Aloud

Listen to our podcast above, subscribe using your favorite podcast service, or watch on YouTube. Reading aloud is one of the most powerful and meaningful activities that we can do with our children. It’s a time for comfort, discovery, and connection. Today we’ll be delving into the world of reading aloud, exploring the benefits, do’s […]

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HST#199 – Safety and Emergency Preparedness

Listen to our podcast above, subscribe using your favorite podcast service, or watch on YouTube. One of the best parts of homeschooling is that we don’t need to stick strictly to the core academic subjects. We can incorporate life skills and important lessons that our children might not otherwise get. Today we’ll be discussing ways […]

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HST#195 – Getting Started with Homeschool Gardening (Part 2)

Listen to our podcast above, subscribe using your favorite podcast service, or watch on YouTube. This is it. A crash course in gardening. Lots of ideas. Remember to keep it simple, grow what you eat, and start small. (Then insert 10,000 extra podcast words). What to growHow to GrowGarden CostsGarden SizeOther Gardening Alternatives Touring The […]

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HST#193 – Getting Started with Homeschool Gardening (Part 1)

Listen to our podcast above, subscribe using your favorite podcast service, or watch on YouTube. It’s getting to be early spring and we are all looking forward to the warm weather. A great way to get yourself and your kids outside is to start a garden. In today’s episode, we’ll talk gardening with kids and […]

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HST#189 – How to Talk About Difficult Topics

Listen to our podcast above, subscribe using your favorite podcast service, or watch on YouTube. As homeschoolers, our kids are with us for much of their day and it’s inescapable for them to be exposed to news and events that we are concerned with. We’ve been having many difficult discussions in our house lately about […]

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HST#185 – Naysayers

Listen to our podcast above, subscribe using your favorite podcast service, or watch on YouTube. At some point, another person will express a negative opinion about your decision to homeschool your children. Whether it comes from a place of love or it’s a stranger who insists on having input on your parenting decisions, these expressed […]

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HST#179 – Teaching Unfamiliar Subjects

Listen to our podcast above, subscribe using your favorite podcast service, or watch on YouTube. Whether you’ve been homeschooling for years or are just getting started, we all have subjects that we, personally, don’t have strong skills in. Often this stems from our own childhood education and the struggles that we had. Now that you […]

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HST#177 – Lazy Homeschooling

Listen to our Podcast above, subscribe using your favorite podcast service, or watch on YouTube. Every homeschooling family has those days. You know the ones, where you and/or your children just want to be, well, lazy. Today on the podcast we’ll be talking about some ideas to keep those lazy days from being totally unproductive […]

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HST#173 – Leaning Into Your Strengths

Listen to our Podcast above, subscribe using your favorite podcast service, or watch on YouTube. All of us have skills and passions personally, but how often do we leverage these in our homeschooling? Today we’re discussing incorporating your talents and those of people around you to bring fun and energy into your homeschool! Identify your […]

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