Let’s Play Games!

Episode 172 Friday night was game night when my kiddos were growing up. It was a much-loved part of our busy week when after dinner we’d say, “Let’s play games!“ As I’m writing this episode of the…

Take Messy Action

Episode 170 Welcome to Episode #170 of the Art of Homeschooling podcast! Let’s take a beat to acknowledge the frequent messiness of homeschool life. Today, I’m here to encourage you to take messy action.  I often say,…

Better Than Curriculum

Episode 169 Hey there, wonderful homeschooling parents! Jean here, your guide on this exciting adventure of homeschooling. Today, let’s dive into a concept I call better than curriculum. “What could possibly be better than curriculum?” you might…

Layering in the Learning

Episode 167 Welcome to Episode #167 of the Art of Homeschooling Podcast! Listen in and follow along with the show notes below as we dive into scaling back for homeschooling success during challenging times. And then layering…

Busting Homeschool Myths

Episode 165 Today on the podcast, we’re busting some common homeschool myths and misconceptions that can be confusing and overwhelming to new and experienced homeschool alike. I was talking to a mom once who shared, “I’m considering…

The Spectrum of Perfectionism

Episode 164 Today on the podcast, we’re taking a look at the spectrum of perfectionism and how to navigate the delicate balance between anxiety-driven striving, paralyzing fear of failure, and also healthy artistry in living life. Perfectionism…

Midyear Reflection & Renewal

Episode 163 It’s almost the Winter Solstice here in the northern hemisphere ~ the longest night and the shortest day of the year. I love the quiet, reflective quality of this season. It’s the ideal time for…