When Your Teen Isn’t on the College Track
Aug17

When Your Teen Isn’t on the College Track

Hey, homeschoolers! I attended a conference session years ago when I was getting ready to homeschool high school for the first time. This particular session was geared toward parents of advanced students who hoped to get full-ride scholarships. There certainly are those students, but there are many more of us who aren’t in that category. We need to know how to approach homeschooling high school, too. If you have a special-needs...

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OT in Your Homeschool
Jun15

OT in Your Homeschool

Hey, homeschoolers! You may be like me and wonder exactly what occupational therapy is and how it can be of benefit in your homeschool. In this episode, I interview Sarah Collins. I think you’re going to love her! Listen to the podcast Before I do, though, I want to thank my sponsor CTC Math. Are you looking for a new Math Curriculum? CTCMath specializes in providing online video tutorials that take a...

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Help for Distracted & Struggling Readers with Carol Barnier
Nov17

Help for Distracted & Struggling Readers with Carol Barnier

Hey, homeschoolers! I interviewed Carol Barnier my first year doing The Homeschool Sanity Show and it was a privilege for me. I had heard her speak at conferences and had read her books and loved what she had to say. Carol is not only hilarious but is so wise in helping distracted students and moms. In today’s episode, we’ll discuss how to help kids who are not only distracted but struggle to read. If you have or know a...

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Homeschooling a Child with Sensory Processing Disorder
Jan29

Homeschooling a Child with Sensory Processing Disorder

Hey, homeschoolers! I always want this podcast to serve you in your homeschooling. One area that I haven’t devoted as much attention to is special needs. I want to change that. In today’s episode, we’ll hear from Colleen Kessler about homeschooling a child with sensory processing disorder. If you have a child with SPD or suspect you might, I hope the interview is helpful to you. I would love to hear about other...

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Strategies for Homeschooling Smart Kids
Sep25

Strategies for Homeschooling Smart Kids

Hey, homeschoolers! Are you homeschooling a smart or talented kid? Or would you like to be? My guest today is going to help us with strategies for challenging our kids to reach their potential. But first I would love to have you subscribe to my sanity savers newsletter. I share tips that have saved my homeschool and life sanity and may save yours too. You’ll also get updates with links to this podcast automatically. Go to...

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Working with Professionals for Homeschoolers
Oct25

Working with Professionals for Homeschoolers

Hey homeschoolers! In this episode, I discuss something I’m asked about a lot: consulting professionals as homeschoolers. Whether you’re considering testing, mental health services, or finding the right doctor, you’ll find advice when you listen. ¬†LISTEN HERE or SUBSCRIBE ON ITUNES or ON STITCHER         Show Notes Read this podcast as a blog post Melanie Wilson’s Amazon Author Page Election...

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