How to Raise Children You Enjoy
May18

How to Raise Children You Enjoy

Hey, homeschoolers! I attended the Great Homeschool Convention in St. Charles, Missouri and met Marisa Boonstra in the booth next to me. When I saw that she taught a course called Raising Children You Enjoy, I had to have her on the podcast. I enjoy my children and consider it one of the great blessings of homeschooling. I want that for you, too. Listen to the podcast Before I introduce Marissa, I want to thank my sponsor, CTC Math....

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What to Teach Kids About Dealing with Difficult People
Mar09

What to Teach Kids About Dealing with Difficult People

Hey, homeschoolers! One of the things I love about homeschooling is the opportunity to teach my kids things they wouldn’t learn in a traditional school. For example, I’ve done an episode on how to teach kids to respond to others who are hurting or grieving. Today, I’m going to talk about how to help kids deal with difficult people. Listen to the podcast Read the blog post Join me next time as we discuss the...

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How Understanding Personality Can Change Your Homeschool

Hey, homeschoolers! I used to think my husband and kids were trying to drive me crazy. That’s before I understood personalities. You would think as a psychologist that I would know better, but I didn’t. In this episode, I’m going to explain basic concepts of personality that can transform your homeschool and your other relationships, too. Listen to the podcast Sponsor Before we dive in, I want to thank my sponsor,...

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Screen Time for Teens
Jan05

Screen Time for Teens

Hey, homeschoolers! Someone in The Homeschool Sanity Circle group on Facebook asked about phones and screen time for teens. After I shared my experience, I was asked if I could share more. I agreed to do a podcast on the topic. Listen to the podcast Sponsor Before we dive in, I want to thank my sponsor for this episode: CTC Math. Are you looking for a new Math Curriculum? CTCMath specializes in providing online video...

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How to Keep Relationships the Focus of Your Homeschool
Aug18

How to Keep Relationships the Focus of Your Homeschool

Hey homeschoolers! As beginning homeschoolers, we tend to be way more focused on our homeschool space and curriculum then we are on relationships. But just as engaged couples should be focused more on the marriage then the wedding, we have to be intentional about developing our relationships. That’s what I will cover in this episode of the Homeschool Sanity Show. Listen to the podcast Before I do, however, I want to tell you...

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What to Do When Your Child Won’t Say “I’m Sorry”
Jul28

What to Do When Your Child Won’t Say “I’m Sorry”

Hey, homeschoolers! If you have more than one child or if your child has had conflict with another, you know this situation. Your child has said or done something to hurt someone. Your natural inclination is to tell the child to apologize. But what if she won’t? Or what if he does, and everyone knows it’s not genuine? What should you do? That’s what I asked my guest, Lynna Sutherland. You will love what she has to...

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