Tag: homeschooling

E90: Home Ed Series: Forest School – A Holistic Approach To Learning with Lewis & Gemma from Children Of The Forest

Hello and welcome back to the campfire! Today we have Lewis Ames and Gemma Southerden joining us. Lewis and Gemma are qualified Forest Leaders and the directors of Children Of The Forest. They are both former teachers who have gone into business together to… Continue Reading “E90: Home Ed Series: Forest School – A Holistic Approach To Learning with Lewis & Gemma from Children Of The Forest”

Bite Size Wednesdays: Reflections On My Homeschool Convention Experience

Hello and welcome back to the campfire! Today for Bite Size Wednesdays, I wanted to hop on and briefly share my thoughts on my first homeschool convention experience. I talk about the set-up, benefits, but also some of my personal take-a-ways. I hope you… Continue Reading “Bite Size Wednesdays: Reflections On My Homeschool Convention Experience”

E89: Home Ed Series: Unit Studies and Homeschooling An Only with Jessica Waldock from The Waldock Way

Hello and welcome back to the campfire! We hope you have been enjoying our amazing line up of guests for this Home Education Series. Today we continue with Jessica Waldock from The Waldock Way. Jessica is a homeschool mom of one, writer, photographer, and… Continue Reading “E89: Home Ed Series: Unit Studies and Homeschooling An Only with Jessica Waldock from The Waldock Way”

Chocolate Chip Chicpea Cookies

Technically it’s our summer break right now. While school and most homeschoolers are starting classes, we took the month of August off because of the constant traveling we somehow managed to book into 30 days. We have literally been living out of ours suitcases… Continue Reading “Chocolate Chip Chicpea Cookies”

E88: Home Ed Series: Unschooling and Building Family Connection with Robyn Robertson from Honey I’m Homeschooling The Kids

Hello and welcome back to the campfire! Today we have Robyn Robertson, from Honey I’m Homeschooling The Kids,  joining us.  Robyn is an unschooling mom to two kids, member of her local school board trustee, and advocate for self-directed learning.  Growing up, Robyn lived… Continue Reading “E88: Home Ed Series: Unschooling and Building Family Connection with Robyn Robertson from Honey I’m Homeschooling The Kids”

5 Minutes or Less : Amber from Jefferson County, Tennessee

Thank you Amber for participating! We love what you and your platform has to offer. And stay tuned, as we will be releasing our full conversation with Barefoot University for our Summer Series in the near future. Welcome to our 5 Minutes or Less… Continue Reading “5 Minutes or Less : Amber from Jefferson County, Tennessee”

Van Life: White Sandy Beaches and Emergency Rooms

After our stop at the secret beach in Manistee we dried off, shook off the sand and jumped back in the van for the final leg to Young State Park just outside of Petoskey, Michigan. The ride took us through beautiful country side and… Continue Reading “Van Life: White Sandy Beaches and Emergency Rooms”

E85: After Thoughts On A Van Camping Family Road Trip

Hello and welcome back to the campfire! Today Nathan and I share our thoughts on our van camping road trip we just completed. We traveled up the Michigan coast as a family of 5 with a dog in our 1990’s conversion van. We share… Continue Reading “E85: After Thoughts On A Van Camping Family Road Trip”

Van Life: The Secret Beach

We woke up early and made a nice breakfast over the Coleman camp stove (https://amzn.to/3kJMyBo). We have had this stove for years and it has gotten us through camping trips, power outages, hurricanes, and backyard cookouts. It can tell its own stories. We packed… Continue Reading “Van Life: The Secret Beach”

Bonus Episode: Homeschooling from A to Z / A Step By Step Process In Getting Started

Hello and welcome back to the campfire! Today’s episode is a replay. In this episode I recommend the steps to take in getting started in homeschooling. With the new school year approaching, we felt now would be a good time to help those needing… Continue Reading “Bonus Episode: Homeschooling from A to Z / A Step By Step Process In Getting Started”