Today I’m sharing ten podcast episodes for homeschoolers that will make you smile and leave you feeling encouraged.
You’ve got this, sister!
10 Podcast Episodes for Homeschoolers that Will Make You Smile
About The Homeschool Sisters…
Cait and Kara are two homeschooling moms doing this homeschooling thing out right beside you. On the podcast, we talk about real life homeschooling, books, caffeine addiction and surviving and thriving through these wonderful years.
We don’t have it all figured out, but one thing we know for sure is that homeschooling is a lot easier when you have a sister by your side.
So grab a cup of coffee or tea and let’s hang out … Do people still say that?
If you are new to The Homeschool Sisters Podcast…
If you are a longtime listener, we would love it if you could leave us a review on iTunes. It may sound silly, but it really does help other sisters to find us!
Top 10 Homeschool Sisters Podcast Episodes that will leave you feeling encouraged
Here are top 10 episodes of The Homeschool Sisters Podcast from 2018. Is your favorite episode listed here?
1. Hyggeschooling: The Sisters Get Cozy
Hygge is everywhere right now- you know why?
Hygge doesn’t have a direct translation into English, but the closest word is probably coziness. So, in this episode, the sisters are talking twinkle lights, cocoa, books, games, recipes and other ways to slow down your homeschool and embrace the most hyggeligt time of year.
2. Creating a Morning Time Routine, with Pam Barnhill
The sisters are chatting with Morning Time expert Pam Barnhill in this episode!
Have you heard about Morning Time? Have you tried it? Or are you wondering how to start a Morning Time routine in your homeschool?
Tune in to learn all about Morning Time, plus all about Pam’s new book, Better Together.
3. Q and A: Deep Dives and Harry Potter Resources:
This week the sisters chat deep dives – how do we know how much to “push,” and when to let kids just explore interests? Plus, they share all their favorite Harry Potter resources.
We’re not saying that Cait and Kara nerd out for a half-hour, but one of them does actually say that’s exactly what they do. Listen in as they suggest books, games, activities and more for your favorite little Potter People!
4. Why Personality Matters with Kortney Garrison
The sisters are joined by Kortney Garrison from One Deep Drawer, and the trio is chatting personality!
They talk Myers-Briggs, the Enneagram, Love Languages, and lots of Gretchen Rubin. But they also break-down WHY learning about personality can be valuable, and how personality, and knowing ourselves better, impacts our homeschools.
There’s so much goodness in this episode!
5. Homeschooling Gifted and Quirky Kids with Colleen Kessler
The sisters are joined in this episode by Colleen Kessler- a gifted specialist, educational consultant, author, speaker, and homeschool mom to talk homeschooling gifted and quirky kids.
Do you have a quirky kiddo? A worrier? Or is your child asynchronous? This episode is for you!
6. Reading Aloud Through Interruptions
This week the sisters are talking about reading aloud, and what to do when you have a kiddo with a lot of questions!
From audiobooks to note-taking to snacks, Cait and Kara share some ideas for keeping everyone on track, and enjoying read-aloud time together.
To get a FREE audiobook, go to Audibletrial.com/sisters.
7. Parenting Explosive Children: A Conversation with Shawna Wingert
In this episode, the sisters are joined by Shawna Wingert, author of Parenting Chaos: Practical Support and Encouragement for Parents of Explosive Children, a new book about explosive kids.
The trio chat explosive behavior- what causes it, the judgment surrounding it, and how we as parents can best respond to it.
If you have ever felt hopeless or helpless about your child’s behavior, this episode is a must-listen.
8. Homeschool Organization and Olympic Fever
Today the sisters are chatting organization! Books and games and art supplies- oh my! How do we keep track of all the things, and what do we do when people keep giving us stuff? (It’s so nice, but we can also drown in great materials!)
PLUS, the sisters have the tiniest case of Olympic Fever! If you do too, and you want to share it with your kids, Cait and Kara have lots of fun resource recommendations!
9. Q and A: Money and Kids
Join Cait and Kara as they discuss kids, allowance, chore, and jobs!
10. Hungry, Hungry Homeschoolers: Feeding the Family with Samantha Barnes
In this episode, the sisters are talking meal planning, shopping, and how to keep homeschoolers fed with their pal Samantha Barnes!
Samantha is the founder of Raddish Kids, a homeschool mom of two, and a culinary instructor who knows what it’s really like to try to get dinner on the table when there’s already a volcano at said table.
The trio chat dinnertime stress, why homeschoolers seem to be hungry ALL THE TIME, pick selective eaters and time-saving hacks.
Embrace your inner geek with streaming documentaries from CuriosityStream.
The Homeschool Sisters Podcast Episodes:
In case you are interested, here are all of the episodes of The Homeschool Sisters Podcast. Enjoy, sisters![smart_podcast_player social_twitter=”true” social_facebook=”true” social_gplus=”true” social_pinterest=”true” social_email=”true” ]
If you are new to podcasts, here are some homeschool podcasts you’ll want to check out…
These are the podcasts I have queued up in my earbuds:
- Over at Alicia’s
- Raising Lifelong Learners
- Read-Aloud Revival
- The Homeschool Snapshots Podcast
- The Homeschool Solutions Show
- Your Morning Basket
The Homeschool Sisters Podcast Episode Guides by Season:
- Season 1 Episode Guide
- Season 2 Episode Guide
- Season 3 Episode Guide
- Season 4 Episode Guide
- Season 5 Episode Guide
If you’d like to check out the Top 10 Blog Posts from 2018 on My Little Poppies…
… you can find them here!