Today, we’re chatting all about how to add adventure to your homeschool with our phone-a-friend, Greta Eskridge! This post may contain affiliate links. Please read our disclosure statement for more information.
Adding Adventure to Your Homeschool with Greta Eskridge [Episode 82]
The sisters are joined this week by one of their favorite adventurers, Greta Eskridge!
Cait, Kara and Greta talk adventure, a bit about the myth of balance, and Greta’s homeschool challenges as an extrovert and Enneagram 7.
She also shares a peek inside her local adventure club, and why she decided years ago to make weekly outdoor excursions a priority in her homeschool.
Plus, you know that Greta has a book on the way, right?! #happydance
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Links mentioned in the episode:
- Audible (get a free book!)
- Greta’s post on how to start a nature group
- Plant Therapy Organic Healing Balm (for crusty muzzles)
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