Poolside Professional Development 3 {Episode 74}

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Poolside professional development 3

{Episode 74}

It’s here sisters – tons of book ideas for you, plus your permission slip to read outside this summer!

Whether you hit the pool, the campground, or the backyard while your kids jump on the trampoline, Cait + Kara are sharing some books they hope to tackle during “summer break.”

This is their third Poolside Professional Development Episode. Make sure you check out the first and second installments!

The sisters are going on break for a bit. They’ll be back with new episodes in the fall. Stay Sweet. See You Next Year and Love Ya Like a Sis! And don’t forget to use the hashtag #poolsideprofessionaldevelopment and tag us in your photos so that we can all share the book love!

This episode is sponsored by Big Life Journal, Green Chef, and Epic!

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Summer School for Homeschool Moms

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Written by Caitlin Fitzpatrick Curley of My Little Poppies

I’m sending myself to summer school this year, you guys.

First, allow me to back up a bit…

Last week, Kara and I had a chat about what I like to call Poolside Professional Development.

Before I was a homeschool mom, I was a school psychologist in Boston… and I loved professional development days. I always returned home feeling rejuvenated and inspired.

The problem is, homeschool moms don’t get professional development days. No one is going to pay for me to attend a conference in the big city.

But homeschool mamas need time to plan and feel inspired and rejuvenated too.

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What Every Homeschool Mom Really Wants This Holiday Season

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WHAT EVERY HOMESCHOOL MOM REALLY WANTS THIS HOLIDAY SEASON best homeschool resources

Written by Caitlin Fitzpatrick Curley of My Little Poppies

Kara and I were going to take the month of December off, to do all of the things Melissa suggested, and to work a little bit behind the scenes here at The Homeschool Sisters Podcast.

But, we received a question this week and, after chatting about it, it seemed like the time is NOW to answer it.

Because this is the time of year when we tend to acquire a lot of stuff and, unfortunately, a lot of the stuff isn’t necessarily helpful. And so if this post can help you politely suggest an alternative when your husband/mother/sister-in-law inquires, that’s wonderful! If not, just save it in your back pocket and use it as a wish list. Start small and go from there.

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Fall Haul: Homeschool resources we’re loving {Episode 7}

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Fall Haul: Homeschool resources we’re loving {S1E8}

It’s a bonus episode!

The sisters have been getting lots of questions about planning for the fall. In this episode, Cait and Kara share all of the resources that they are excited about using in the upcoming year. And, with five children and an age range of 5-12 between them, you’re not going to want to miss what they have to say! Continue reading