Parenting Explosive Children: A Conversation with Shawna Wingert {Episode 40}

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Parenting Explosive Children: A Conversation with Shawna Wingert {Episode 40}

In this episode, the sisters are joined by Shawna Wingert, author of Parenting Chaos: Practical Support and Encouragement for Parents of Explosive Childrena new book about explosive kids.

The trio chat explosive behavior- what causes it, the judgment surrounding it, and how we as parents can best respond to it.

If you have ever felt hopeless or helpless about your child’s behavior, this episode is a must-listen.

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The Homeschool Sisters Podcast | Season 4 Episode Guide

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The Homeschool Sisters Podcast | Season 4 Episode Guide

Cait and Kara are two homeschooling moms doing this homeschooling thing out right beside you. On this podcast, we talk about real life homeschooling, books, caffeine addiction and surviving and thriving through these wonderful years.

We don’t have it all figured out, but one thing we know for sure is that homeschooling is a lot easier when you have a sister by your side.

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Creating a Morning Time Routine {Episode 37}

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Creating a Morning Time Routine with Pam Barnhill {Episode 37}

The sisters are chatting with Morning Time expert Pam Barnhill in this episode!

Have you heard about Morning Time? Have you tried it? Or are you wondering how to start a Morning Time routine in your homeschool?

Tune in to learn all about Morning Time, plus all about Pam’s new book, Better Together. (Psst! If you order the book before March 31, 2018, you get a bonus set of Morning Time “Start Small” Plans – head to PamBarnhill.com for more information! And, on March 13th 7:00 pm CT, there will be a Better Together launch party on Facebook with prizes!)

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Reading Aloud Through Interruptions {Episode 36}

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Reading aloud through interruptions {Episode 36}

This week the sisters are talking about reading aloud, and what to do when you have a kiddo with a lot of questions!

From audiobooks to note-taking to snacks, Cait and Kara share some ideas for keeping everyone on track, and enjoying read-aloud time together.

To get a FREE audiobook, go to Audibletrial.com/sisters.

And, don’t forget about the tea mentioned in today’s episode. Join the Plum Deluxe tea of the month club and as a Homeschool Sisters listener, you will get one month free in addition to free shipping plus a 20% coupon to their online shop!  Just visit PlumDeluxe.com, signup for a recurring subscription plan of your choice, and in the “how did you hear about us” box put “Homeschool Sisters Bonus Month.”  Their awesome team will credit your account after your signup is processed.  Offer expires on March 27, 2018.

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Q&A: The Search for the Perfect Homeschool Planner {Episode 35}

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Q&A: The Search for the Perfect Homeschool Planner {Episode 35}

Is there one perfect homeschool planner? Or do different people need different planners depending on their personality?

And what about having multiple planners, or when your kids need access to your plans?

Today, Cait and Kara are talking planners, bullet journals, daily dockets, using your phone and the many ways to plan.

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Homeschool Conventions 101 with Dawn Garrett {Episode 34}

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homeschool conventions 101 with dawn Garrett {Episode 34}

It’s homeschool convention season!! Are you heading to a convention this year? Or have you always had a question about them?

Are they worth the money? How do you avoid overwhelm? And if you’re an introvert, can you attend a convention without crying in the bathroom?

The sisters have invited Dawn Garrett, who has gone to every Cincinnati Great Homeschool Convention since it started to answer your questions and help you navigate the world of “conventioning.”

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Homeschool Organization and Olympic Fever {Episode 33}

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Homeschool Organization and Olympic Fever

{Episode 33}

Today the sisters are chatting organization! Books and games and art supplies- oh my! How do we keep track of all the things, and what do we do when people keep giving us stuff? (It’s so nice, but we can also drown in great materials!)

PLUS, the sisters have the tiniest case of Olympic Fever! If you do too, and you want to share it with your kids, Cait and Kara have lots of fun resource recommendations!

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Homeschooling Gifted and Quirky Kids with Colleen Kessler {Episode 32}

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homeschooling Gifted and quirky Kids With Colleen Kessler {Episode 32}

The sisters are joined in this episode by Colleen Kessler- a gifted specialist, educational consultant, author, speaker, and homeschool mom to talk homeschooling gifted and quirky kids.

Do you have a quirky kiddo? A worrier? Or is your child asynchronous? This episode is for you!

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