Category: Podcast Episodes

E63: Sailing in Search of Freedom / Boatschooling with Keith and Renee from Sailing Zatara

Hello everyone and welcome back to the campfire! Today joining us are Keith and Renee, the creators of the platform, Sailing Zatara. Several years ago after a successful career, accumulating material possessions, and finding that happiness was not on the other side of money, Keith… Continue Reading “E63: Sailing in Search of Freedom / Boatschooling with Keith and Renee from Sailing Zatara”

E62: Travel, Roadschooling, & The Story of a Van Named Munay / Tara & Jared From The Classroom Less Travelled

Hello and welcome back to the campfire! Today we have Tara and Jared from The Classroom Less Travelled joining us for a conversation.  Several months ago they decided to sell their home, get rid of many of their belongings, and take their three children… Continue Reading “E62: Travel, Roadschooling, & The Story of a Van Named Munay / Tara & Jared From The Classroom Less Travelled”

E61: Free to Learn With Dr. Peter Gray / School is New, Education is Not

Hello and welcome back to the campfire! Today we have the honor of Dr. Peter Gray joining us. Dr. Peter Gray is a research professor of Psychology at Boston College, TEDx Speaker, founding member of the Alliance for Self-Directed Education, and Author of ‘Free… Continue Reading “E61: Free to Learn With Dr. Peter Gray / School is New, Education is Not”

E60: Waldorf, Minimalism & Raising Mindful Kids with Vanessa’s Holistic Living

Hello and welcome back! Today we have Vanessa, the creator of Vanessa’s Holistic Living, joining us. She is a Waldorf inspired homeschool mom, US veteran, Military Spouse, and minimalist. She also has an educational background in health and wellness, and has a passion to… Continue Reading “E60: Waldorf, Minimalism & Raising Mindful Kids with Vanessa’s Holistic Living”

E59: Mid Year Check In With Two New Homeschooling Moms

Today I spoke with my sister and cousin about how our homeschool year is going.  I always like to take a step back and evaluate how my plans are working out mid-year.  I think we all know what happens to ‘plans’.  We spoke about… Continue Reading “E59: Mid Year Check In With Two New Homeschooling Moms”

Re-Imagine Series – E58: Overlanding with Sarah from Our World Safari / Homeschooling along the Pan-American Highway

Hello and welcome back! Today we have Sarah, the creator of Our World Safari, joining us. Sarah and her family made the decision to place their lives on hold in BC, Canada to embark on an 18 month long adventure with their 2 kids,… Continue Reading “Re-Imagine Series – E58: Overlanding with Sarah from Our World Safari / Homeschooling along the Pan-American Highway”

E57: There’s No Such Thing As Bad Weather – Embracing Scandinavia’s Outdoor Culture With Author Linda Akeson McGurk

In today’s episode we had the honor of speaking with journalist and author, Linda McGurk! Linda blogs over at Rain or Shine Mamma and is the author of ‘There’s No Such Thing as Bad Weather: A Scandinavian Mom’s Secrets for Raising Healthy, Resilient and… Continue Reading “E57: There’s No Such Thing As Bad Weather – Embracing Scandinavia’s Outdoor Culture With Author Linda Akeson McGurk”

5 Minutes or Less : Tara and Jared (The Classroom Less Travelled) from Somewhere on the Road #vanlife

Hi everyone and welcome to our 5 Minutes or Less series! Where we are building a community through some fun questions that help us get to know each other a little better and trying to keep it within 5 minutes, ha!To view the video… Continue Reading “5 Minutes or Less : Tara and Jared (The Classroom Less Travelled) from Somewhere on the Road #vanlife”

E56: Rabbit Holes with S.D. Smith Author of the Green Ember Series

Today we spoke with  S. D. Smith!  He is the author of The Green Ember Series, a bestselling middle-grade adventure saga. The Green Ember has reached hundreds of thousands of readers and spent time as the number one bestselling audiobook in the world on… Continue Reading “E56: Rabbit Holes with S.D. Smith Author of the Green Ember Series”

E55: Appreciation For All Of Our Firelight Conversations And Wrapping Up Season 1

This is our last episode for 2020!   Today we are recapping Season 1 and spotlighting all of our guests from 2020 to discuss what each one means to us.  We wanted to say thank you to all of them as well as all… Continue Reading “E55: Appreciation For All Of Our Firelight Conversations And Wrapping Up Season 1”