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Homeschooling from Home

Homeschooling from Home

Here we are in a whole new reality right now with this global pandemic. In this mini-training, Homeschooling from Home + the Unexpected Homeschooler, I offer you three simple and doable ideas for a way forward. Whether you're a longtime ... Read More
10 Resources for Radical Self-Compassion on the Homeschooling Path

10 Resources for Radical Self-Compassion on the Homeschooling Path

As the homeschooling mother of three (they're all grown now!) and mentor here at Waldorf-Inspired Learning, I know how hard taking care of ourselves can be. But I just love the idea of radical self-compassion on the homeschooling path. I ... Read More
What the Heck is Inner Work Anyway?

What the Heck is Inner Work Anyway?

Let's talk about YOU and ME! As homeschooling moms, we're on our own path of development right alongside our children. And in Waldorf education, the practice of personal development, self-care, and introspection is know as inner work. But how can ... Read More
What Can the Little Engine Teach Us About Homeschooling?

What Can the Little Engine Teach Us About Homeschooling?

One of my favorite books as a little girl was The Little Engine That Could. So, let's talk about how this story relates to our mindset and to our thoughts and feelings as homeschooling moms. What can the Little Engine ... Read More
Start with Homeschool Rhythm Rather Than Curriculum

Start with Homeschool Rhythm Rather Than Curriculum

What if I told you there’s no such thing as perfect Waldorf? Seriously. Not in a classroom, not in homeschooling. Not anywhere! I had to learn that the hard way over my 25+ years of homeschooling three kids... And here's ... Read More
Rhythm is at the Core of Homeschooling

Rhythm is at the Core of Homeschooling

Hey there! Today, I want to talk about rhythm in homeschool life. Because rhythm is core of homeschooling. So I’m curious... do you ever wake up feeling overwhelmed because you don’t really have a plan for today? If… Homeschool life ... Read More
Do You Suffer from Homeschooling Procrastination, Too?

Do You Suffer from Homeschooling Procrastination, Too?

Are you dragging your feet with your homeschooling lessons? Do you have that little voice that just keeps saying things like... "It's time to get back to it!" "What are you waiting for?" "What's taking you so long?" "You're already ... Read More
How to Make a Vision Board

How to Make a Vision Board

At the beginning of each year, I like to review the year that's just ended and then look to the new one. A really fun and creative way to do this is by making a vision board and I want ... Read More
Best Non-Toy Gifts for Homeschool Kids

Best Non-Toy Gifts for Homeschool Kids

Too many toys? Why not shift to non-toy gifts! It's a great way to combat too much stuff and simplify this holiday season. Whether for birthdays or holidays, grandparents, aunts and uncles are often wondering what to give the kids ... Read More
Take Homeschooling Outside

Take Homeschooling Outside

Every year in the winter months, I start to go a little stir crazy! My kids did too!!! Homeschooling is not for the faint of heart, that’s for sure. As the winter months approach, don’t let the weather deter you ... Read More