Tag: parent life

Puerto Rico Day 3: Rio Camuy Caves

The Rio Camuy Caves are located just outside of Arecibo (https://www.uncommoncaribbean.com/puerto-rico/rio-camuy-caves/). It was about and hour and half drive for us from the Guaynabo. Once outside of the city the drive took us through lush green forests that look like a jungle. The houses… Continue Reading “Puerto Rico Day 3: Rio Camuy Caves”

E96: Home Ed Series: Running A Successful Business and Homeschool with Jen Myers from Homeschool CEO

Hello and welcome back to the campfire! Today we have Jen Myers joining us. Jen is an entrepreneur, founder of Homeschool CEO, and longtime homeschool mom. Over the past 17 years, she has homeschooled 4 kids while building 3 multi-six figure businesses. It all… Continue Reading “E96: Home Ed Series: Running A Successful Business and Homeschool with Jen Myers from Homeschool CEO”

E95: Home Ed Series: Homeschooling The Early Years with Erin Loechner from Other Goose

Hello and welcome back to the campfire! Today we have Erin Loechner joining us. Erin is a bestselling author, founder of Other Goose, and homeschooling mom of 3. After traveling the world and searching for an all-inclusive classroom that valued play, freedom, and structure,… Continue Reading “E95: Home Ed Series: Homeschooling The Early Years with Erin Loechner from Other Goose”

Teaching Our Children Leadership Skills

In a day and age when we see a lack of leadership at the highest reaches of government, in our children’s athletic heroes and tv characters, it is up to us as parents to teach them what a true leader looks like. It seems… Continue Reading “Teaching Our Children Leadership Skills”

Bite Size Wednesdays: Homeschooling Multiple Children

Hello and welcome back to the campfire! Today for Bite Size Wednesdays, I sharing how to homeschool with multiple children of multiple ages. I hope you find this helpful and remember to download the link below if you are new and wanting a free… Continue Reading “Bite Size Wednesdays: Homeschooling Multiple Children”

E93: Home Ed Series: Homeschooling for College Credit with Jennifer Cook-DeRosa / The Road to Debt Free College Education

Hello everyone and welcome back! Today in keeping with September’s homeschool high school theme, we are replaying our conversation with Jennifer Cook-DeRosa. She is the author and founder of Homeschooling for College Credit. Jennifer and her husband have 4 sons, all homeschooled since Day… Continue Reading “E93: Home Ed Series: Homeschooling for College Credit with Jennifer Cook-DeRosa / The Road to Debt Free College Education”

Sweet Potato Cookie Dough

If any of you have had to go thru the torturous process of getting a tooth implant, know how long the process takes. Step one: get the tooth removed. Done. Step two: get the post put in. Done a few days ago. I think… Continue Reading “Sweet Potato Cookie Dough”

E92: Home Ed Series: Homeschooling The High School Years with Vicki Tillman from Homeschool Highschool Podcast

Hello and welcome back to the camp fire! This month we will be focusing on the high school years and prepping for post-graduation. Today we kick off the month with Vicki Tillman from the Homeschool Highschool Podcast. Vicki is a speaker, podcaster, mentor coach,… Continue Reading “E92: Home Ed Series: Homeschooling The High School Years with Vicki Tillman from Homeschool Highschool Podcast”

Bonus Episode: Curriculum & Resource Picks For This Year – Part 1

Hello and welcome back to the campfire! Today I wanted to jump on and share what we ‘plan’ to use this year for our lessons. This is Part 1 of a 2 Part series. Today I will go over our picks for religion, math,… Continue Reading “Bonus Episode: Curriculum & Resource Picks For This Year – Part 1”

The Importance of Camping And our Free Ultimate Family Camping / Outdoor Checklist

It is no big surprise that we are an outdoor family. We try and spend as much time as we can outside. Anita and I have done this together since we were dating. When we started having children we made a promise to ourselves… Continue Reading “The Importance of Camping And our Free Ultimate Family Camping / Outdoor Checklist”