Three of today's topics are #1 Taking the plunge to SIMPLIFY & Reduce #2 Great family vacation spots in the US, and #3 helping our kids grow in wisdom, which for many these days includes homeschooling. Whether you homeschool or not, you will enjoy this lighthearted look at selling it all, traveling with your family, and living God's calling for your life.
We are talking about all of this with Yvette Hampton, mom of two and producer of the movie School House Rocked.
In episode 152 of the Practically Speaking MOM Podcast we meet a mom of two girls, Yvette Hampton. Her family sold their home in California, along with most of their belongings, and traveled the US in an RV for five years while they filmed a documentary called Schoolhouse Rocked: The Homeschool Revolution.
Did you know that Val Harrison, The Practically Speaking MOM is also a homeschool mom? That's right, I have homeschooled for 24 years and have graduated six from our homeschool. All of them were accepted into colleges and have been able to pursue their passions and callings in life. I have two homeschool downloads to support your homeschool journey.
The first product is called Homeschooling in Real Life - it is basically the inside scoop on how I homeschool. It's only $5
48 page guide for setting up and maintaining your homeschool. ✔Simplifying Schedules, Records, & Curriculum ✔Saving Time & Keeping Your Sanity ✔Making a Student Checklist to Increase Accountability & Responsibility ✔Creating Learning Spots in Your Home ✔Determining Your Priorities & Implementing them into Your Days ✔Character Development & Success Habits ✔Curriculum Choices & Combining Ages ✔A Partnership between Parent & Student ✔Math Success Tips Building your family's days based on your priorities in a way that increases your student's success habits. Success isn't about perfection. Success is about lifestyle habits, character development, strong people skills, and seeking after God's will for your family. This guide is designed to help you do that. Perhaps you can implement some of these strategies in a way that brings some focus to your family's homeschool goals. This guide is specifically about homeschooling systems. If you would like help with home systems in general, my book Wearing All Your Hats without Wearing Out: Finding Focus to be the Masterpiece Family God Intended, would be another helpful resource for you.
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