Tag: education

It’s Never Too Early to Learn

A friend of mine told me she was judged for teaching her kids to do laundry too early. There is so much wrong with this statement. The first? Why do we feel the need to judge parenting techniques? We are all doing our best.… Continue Reading “It’s Never Too Early to Learn”

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”

Re-Imagine Series – E54: Homesteading and Homeschooling with Farm to Table Mama

Today we spoke with Brittany, the creator of Farm to Table Mama and the YouTube channel, Honey I’m Homestead.  Her and her family have spent the last five years learning to grow their own food and be self sufficient.  They sold their home, payed… Continue Reading “Re-Imagine Series – E54: Homesteading and Homeschooling with Farm to Table Mama”

E53: Don’t Let the Winter Blues Get You Down (Do the Polar Bear Plunge)

Today’s episode is a repeat from last year. We felt it was perfect after our family’s first Polar Bear Plunge in Lake Erie! (Kids included) Water temperature was about 43 degrees Fahrenheit, and it was invigorating.In this episode we discuss the Winter Blues and… Continue Reading “E53: Don’t Let the Winter Blues Get You Down (Do the Polar Bear Plunge)”

Christmas Season!

Thanksgiving just ended. That can only mean one thing: CHRISTMAS TIME! It is now socially acceptable to put out the Christmas decorations and blast the Christmas music! But let’s face it, most of us started doing that weeks ago because you know, the Year… Continue Reading “Christmas Season!”

Self Care Isn’t Selfish

It’s Thanksgiving week. As a teacher, this begins the downhill trek to Christmas break and the New Year. Just to put it in perspective, there are 5 more Mondays in 2020. That sounds crazy to me! Friends. This year has been a doozy! We… Continue Reading “Self Care Isn’t Selfish”

Re-Imagine Series – Episode 50: Life On The Road: Family, Freedom, & Travel / Bryanna from Crazy Family Adventure

Hello everyone and welcome back! Today we have Bryanna from Crazy Family Adventure joining us.  She is an Unschooling Mama to 4, entrepreneur, and creator of Crazy Family Adventure.  Six years ago, Bryanna and her husband Craig decided to sell EVERYTHING and move into… Continue Reading “Re-Imagine Series – Episode 50: Life On The Road: Family, Freedom, & Travel / Bryanna from Crazy Family Adventure”

The Military Path: Debt Free College Education

It was twelve years ago that I sat down in a recruiting office and made the decision to sign on the dotted line and commit my life to the United States military.  It sounds scary but it has been the best decision of my… Continue Reading “The Military Path: Debt Free College Education”

Tis the Season

It’s November. So as they say, “Tis the season!” But as I say, “Tis the season for sickness and hibernation!” Today, I’m here to share with you a few stories of what my holiday season looks like. In my house, the holiday season starts… Continue Reading “Tis the Season”