Podcast

Always Together: How to Handle Relationships in A Homeschooling Family

Always Together: How to Handle Relationships in A Homeschooling Family

(Don’t want to read the whole post? You can listen instead by pressing play on the podcast player above.) How many of you decided to homeschool partly because you wanted lots of family togetherness? Ok, now fess up. How many of you, at some point […]

CRRC Podcast 009: Dear Kids, I’m Not Always the Best

CRRC Podcast 009: Dear Kids, I’m Not Always the Best

Adults often tell kids winning isn’t important or all that matters is that you do your best.  But do adults ever model that to children? Let’s get crazy real in episode 9 about choosing to do things we aren’t good at …and what happened when […]

CRRC Podcast 008: Why Your Kids Need You to Be a Green Light Person This Summer

CRRC Podcast 008: Why Your Kids Need You to Be a Green Light Person This Summer

Summer is on its way, so let’s talk about busting out of our routines and changing up some boundaries. Let’s get crazy real in episode 8 about things like summer vacation, how to be a green light person, and the simple fact that we’ve only go so much […]

CRRC Podcast 007: It’s How You Raise Them…Or Is It? (Nature vs. Nurture)

CRRC Podcast 007: It’s How You Raise Them…Or Is It? (Nature vs. Nurture)

Kids act the way they do and make the choices they make because of how they are parented, right? I say yes. I also say no. Let’s get crazy real in episode 7 about a little thing known as nature vs. nurture. What’s in this […]

Say No, Busy Mom. It’s Totally Okay.

Say No, Busy Mom. It’s Totally Okay.

The letters N and O make a small word, but it’s one that can pack a powerful punch! I know that you want to do all the things and help all the people. It’s in our nature—we are very kind and giving people, right? But there […]

Homeschool Pride: It’s Gonna Mess You Up

Homeschool Pride: It’s Gonna Mess You Up

It’s perfectly fine to be proud of our work as homeschooling parents, right? Perhaps. But watch out—I’ve found six ways that homeschool pride can actually mess up our homeschool experience if we’re not careful. (Don’t want to read the whole post? You can listen instead […]

Why Homeschool Labels Don’t Matter

Why Homeschool Labels Don’t Matter

If soup cans didn’t have labels, we wouldn’t know if we were buying tomato or cream of celery for lunch. But when it comes to labeling what kind of homeschooler we are, do homeschool labels hurt us more than help? (Don’t want to read the whole […]

CRRC Podcast 002: Do We Limit Tech and Internet Use?

CRRC Podcast 002: Do We Limit Tech and Internet Use?

Tech is a part of all of our lives, right? So how do we handle it when our kids want to use tech, electronics, and the internet? Should we have limits? Should we just let them run free with it? Or does it depend on the […]

CRRC Podcast 001: Welcome to the Crazy!

CRRC Podcast 001: Welcome to the Crazy!

Welcome to the Crazy Real, Real Crazy Podcast. (See that black bar right up there under my social media share buttons? Tap play to listen!) What the what? Really, Amy? A podcast? Why are you starting a podcast? Yes, indeedy, folks. A podcast. In this […]