Category: Podcast Episodes

E80: Introducing Diving Into Home Education Series

Hello and welcome back to the campfire! Today I am introducing a series we have been working hard on and excited to finally launch it. Over the course of the next several months, we will be ‘diving into home ed’. Each week from now… Continue Reading “E80: Introducing Diving Into Home Education Series”

E79: One Homeschool Dad’s Theory On Education and Life With Jake Suitter

Hello and welcome back to the campfire!  Today we have homeschooling dad, Jake Suitter join us on the show.  He’s a full-time adventure dad, wildshcooling his 3 active young boys.  Jake was homeschooled himself, he has been a travel guide, built schools in the… Continue Reading “E79: One Homeschool Dad’s Theory On Education and Life With Jake Suitter”

E78: A Life’s Mission: A Missionary Family Serving and Homeschooling On The Island of Barbados

Hello and welcome back to the campfire! Today we have the pleasure of having Brice and Amanda Wurdeman join us for a conversation.  Up until recently,  they were the directors of Windward Islands School of Evangelism in Barbados. They are a homeschool family of… Continue Reading “E78: A Life’s Mission: A Missionary Family Serving and Homeschooling On The Island of Barbados”

E77: Homeschool End of Year Recap: Gather Round, Charlotte Mason, & Summer Plans

Hello and welcome back to the campfire! Today I have my older sister, Nina, joining me for a conversation as we wrap up another year of learning. Nina lives in Mississippi and homeschools her 3 kids using the Gather Round Curriculum for year-round schooling.… Continue Reading “E77: Homeschool End of Year Recap: Gather Round, Charlotte Mason, & Summer Plans”

E76: The Anthropology of Childhood Learning with Dr. David Lancy

Hello and welcome back to the campfire! Today we have the honor of having Dr. David Lancy join us for a conversation, and it is one filled with many ‘golden nuggets’. David is an Emeritus Professor of Anthropology.  He began college teaching at Cuttington… Continue Reading “E76: The Anthropology of Childhood Learning with Dr. David Lancy”

E75: Learning Outside The Home & No Fuss Nature Days

Hello and welcome back to the campfire! Today we are busting an episode out of the vault. We’ve had a hectic week and are taking the weekend to enjoy family time and the outdoors with our Scout Troop. There will be a fishing derby,… Continue Reading “E75: Learning Outside The Home & No Fuss Nature Days”

E74: An American Homestead / Off Grid Homesteading and Homeschooling in The American Ozarks

Hello and welcome back to the campfire! Today we have Zac, the creator of An American Homestead, joining us. Zac is a single father of two boys and an off grid homesteader homeschooling his kids.  An American Homestead is a platform and YouTube channel… Continue Reading “E74: An American Homestead / Off Grid Homesteading and Homeschooling in The American Ozarks”

E73: Using Home Education to Design Our Lifestyle / Our Interview with It’s A Military Life

Hello and welcome back to the campfire! Today we have the pleasure of sharing with you our interview with the Chief Editor & Program Manager of It’s A Military Life, Jenna Soliani.  We have been able to work with It’s A Military Life on… Continue Reading “E73: Using Home Education to Design Our Lifestyle / Our Interview with It’s A Military Life”

E72: The Burden of Better With Heather Creekmore / How Comparison Can Keep You From Achieving Your Goals

Hello and welcome back to the campfire! Today’s encouraging conversation is with Heather Creekmore. She is a homeschool mom of 4, blogger, public speaker, and author.  Heather’s focus is on the pitfalls of comparison and how an unhealthy obsession with looking at what we… Continue Reading “E72: The Burden of Better With Heather Creekmore / How Comparison Can Keep You From Achieving Your Goals”

E71: Building Memories Through Family Camping

Hello everyone and welcome back to the campfire! Today we are taking you on our camping trip with us. We are currently camping in Ohio and it is our first time tent camping with the entire family. Nathan and I both grew up tent… Continue Reading “E71: Building Memories Through Family Camping”