The Homeschooling Saints Podcast
Episode 94: DIY Retreats for Homeschooling Moms

Episode 94: DIY Retreats for Homeschooling Moms

October 13, 2021

Episode 94: DIY Retreats for Homeschooling Moms

 

It’s not uncommon for busy homeschooling moms to get in the habit of just pushing through their exhaustion, even to the point of burnout. Sometimes we need the help of other women to remind us to take time to rest in the Lord as beloved daughters. Our guest, today, Jenny Bales, is here to share her beautiful DIY Retreats for Homeschooling Moms!

 

Find Jenny Bales:

 

Heart of a Mother

https://www.heartofamother.net

Bloom Homeschooling (Consulting)

https://www.heartofamother.net/bloom/

Facebook

https://www.facebook.com/groups/1416155725067811

 

Today's Short Feature: A.J. Cattapan, Books & Blessings

Today's Topic: The Boy Who Knew, by Corinna Turner

Find Amy here: https://www.ajcattapan.com

 

Thank you to the following contributors who made this podcast possible:

Our Sponsor HomeschoolConnections.com

Homeschooling Saints Theme Music Composed by Taylor Kirkwood

Intro voice Dave Palmer radio personality and author of St. Thomas Aquinas for Everyone

Our host Lisa Mladinich

Episode 93: The Paradox of the Prayerful Mom

Episode 93: The Paradox of the Prayerful Mom

October 6, 2021

Episode 93: The Paradox of the Prayerful Mom

 

We can’t help it. We worry and we suffer because we love. Yet, in the midst of all our trials, we moms can grow in peace, wisdom, and even joy. Annabelle Moseley is here to help us embrace The Paradox of the Prayerful Mom.

 

Find Annabelle Moseley here: http://www.annabellemoseley.com

 

LIMITED TIME OFFER until October 15, 2021: Purchase Ave Prayer Book for Catholic Mothers at a discount (enter code MOSELEY at checkout):

https://www.avemariapress.com/products/ave-prayer-book-for-catholic-mothers

 

Book Trailer for Ave Prayer Book for Catholic Mothers:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sKXutI-9vro

 

Sacred Braille: The Rosary as Masterpiece by Annabelle Moseley:

https://www.amazon.com/Sacred-Braille-Masterpiece-through-Reflection/dp/1950108805/ref=sr_1_1?dchild=1&keywords=sacred+braille+moseley&qid=1631205647&sr=8-1

 

Our House of the Sacred Heart: Art, Prayers & Reflections towards Consecration to the Sacred Heart by Annabelle Moseley:

https://www.amazon.com/Our-House-Sacred-Heart-Reflections/dp/1952464439/ref=sr_1_1?dchild=1&keywords=our+house+of+the+sacred+heart+moseley&qid=1631205684&sr=8-1

 

Episode 82: Our House of the Sacred Heart (Homeschooling Saints interview with Annabelle: https://homeschoolingsaints.podbean.com/e/episode-82-our-house-of-the-sacred-heart/

 

Link to joining 33-Day Consecration to the Sacred Heart of Jesus:

https://www.annabellemoseley.com/consecration-to-the-sacred-heart-of-jesus/?utm_source=email&utm_campaign=newsletter210908

YouTube Devotional Series:

 

Seven Sorrows Devotion Prayer Companion video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qnQLfD212V4

Seven Sorrows Rosary Prayer Companion video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0fb-6WDBcZ0

Prayer Companion to the Luminous Mysteries of the Rosary video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=X2Z6_SaSY_c&t=472s

Prayer Companion to the Sorrowful Mysteries of the Rosary video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5qa1pNf2clM&t=809s

Prayer Companion to the Joyful Mysteries of the Rosary video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FBcdzzm9VIo&t=1010s

Prayer Companion to the Glorious Mysteries of the Rosary video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8do6WvVDLs4

 

Today’s Short Feature:

Chantal Howard, Ideal to Real

Topic: Disagreeing With Our Children

Find Chantal Howard: https://www.chantal-howard.com

 

Thank you to the following contributors who made this podcast possible:

Our Sponsor HomeschoolConnections.com

Homeschooling Saints Theme Music Composed by Taylor Kirkwood

Intro voice Dave Palmer radio personality and author of St. Thomas Aquinas for Everyone

Our host Lisa Mladinich

Episode 92 Discover God in the Creatures You See Outside!

Episode 92 Discover God in the Creatures You See Outside!

September 29, 2021

Episode 92 Discover God in the Creatures You See Outside!

We homeschoolers love to carry field guides on our outdoor rambles, so we can revel with our children in God’s beautiful creation and identify some of the incredible variety of animal species just waiting to be discovered. The wonderful Dave Palmer is here today to help you Discover God in the Creatures You See Outside!

 

Dave Palmer's book is found here:

https://www.amazon.com/St-Thomas-Aquinas-Everyone-Activities/dp/0692687564/ref=sr_1_2?keywords=st.+thomas+aquinas+for+everyone&qid=1583343112&sr=8-2

 

Dave's Facebook page for A Way a Day- Connecting God with His creatures each day | https://www.facebook.com/groups/830025461271708

 

Dave’s Facebook page for St. Thomas Aquinas for Everyone where he regularly posts videos teaching on the Summa Theologica for everyone!

https://www.facebook.com/staforeveryone/

 

Dave's Youtube page with videos teaching the Summa Theologica…

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCBRZIS5557HP9fPQd3LX-4A/videos?view_as=subscriber

 

Thank you to the following contributors who made this podcast possible:

Our Sponsor HomeschoolConnections.com

Homeschooling Saints Theme Music Composed by Taylor Kirkwood

Intro voice Dave Palmer radio personality and author of St. Thomas Aquinas for Everyone

Our host Lisa Mladinich

  

Episode 91: A Smart Catholic Homeschooling Dad

Episode 91: A Smart Catholic Homeschooling Dad

September 22, 2021

Episode 91: A Smart Catholic Homeschooling Dad

 

One of the positives of our unusual times is that a lot more working fathers are at home and contributing to the education of their children. And that is a beautiful thing. Today our guest is the very clever creator of SmartCatholics.com, homeschooling dad, Dominic de Souza!

 

Find Dominic de Souza:

https://dominicdesouza.com

https://smartcatholics.com

 

Today's Short Feature:

Paola Ciskanik, The Thriving Catholic Homeschool Blueprint

Topic: How Do I Get Everything Done?

Find Paola Ciskanik: http://www.catholichomeschoolconference.com/

 

Thank you to the following contributors who made this podcast possible:

Our Sponsor HomeschoolConnections.com

Homeschooling Saints Theme Music Composed by Taylor Kirkwood

Intro voice Dave Palmer radio personality and author of St. Thomas Aquinas for Everyone

Our host Lisa Mladinich

Episode 90: The Perfect Catholic Marriage

Episode 90: The Perfect Catholic Marriage

September 15, 2021

Episode 90: The Perfect Catholic Marriage

We all feel the pressure to have a perfect Catholic marriage. Especially with our children at home full time, we want them to absorb and learn what the world will never be able to teach them. Today’s guest, Dr. Stacy Trasancos, is here to talk about The Perfect Catholic Marriage!

 

Find Dr. Stacy Trasancos here:

https://stphilipinstitute.org/talks-by-stacy-trasancos/ 

 

Find her book, Particles of Faith, here:

https://www.avemariapress.com/products/Particles-of-Faith 

 

Today’s Short Feature:

Dave Palmer, Aquinas for Everyone

Topic: Five Proofs for God's Existence

Dave's Facebook page for A Way a Day: https://www.facebook.com/groups/830025461271708

Dave's Facebook page for St. Thomas for Everyone:

https://www.facebook.com/staforeveryone/

Thank you to the following contributors who made this podcast possible:

Our Sponsor HomeschoolConnections.com

Homeschooling Saints Theme Music Composed by Taylor Kirkwood

Intro voice Dave Palmer radio personality and author of St. Thomas Aquinas for Everyone

Our host Lisa Mladinich

Episode 89: Mega Curriculum List

Episode 89: Mega Curriculum List

September 8, 2021

Episode 89: Mega Curriculum List

 

Choosing a curriculum works best when we have our own individual children in mind, and we share resources with each other! Today’s guest, Jenny Bales, is going to share her Mega Curriculum List.

 

Find Jenny Bales:

https://www.heartofamother.net

 

Mega Curriculum List:

https://www.heartofamother.net/curriculum/ 

 

Bloom Homeschooling (consulting):

http://bloomhomeschooling.com

 

Today’s Short Feature:

A.J. Cattapan, Books & Blessings

Topic: The Haunted Cathedral, by Antony Kolenc

Find Amy here: https://www.ajcattapan.com

 

Thank you to the following contributors who made this podcast possible:

Our Sponsor HomeschoolConnections.com

Homeschooling Saints Theme Music Composed by Taylor Kirkwood

Intro voice Dave Palmer radio personality and author of St. Thomas Aquinas for Everyone

Our host Lisa Mladinich

Episode 88: Messy Hospitality

Episode 88: Messy Hospitality

September 1, 2021

Episode 88: Messy Hospitality

Have you ever wished that your house was the place your friends loved to gather, but you hesitate because your house is full of kids and homeschooling materials and—honestly, it’s kind of a mess? Today’s topic is Messy Hospitality, with the very relaxed, very hospitable, Maureen Wittmann.

Find Maureen here: https://homeschoolconnections.com/

Take a look at Episode 37: A Pep Talk on Asking for Help, with Amanda Woodiel:
https://homeschoolingsaints.podbean.com/e/a-pep-talk-about-accepting-help/

 

"Do not neglect hospitality, for through it some have unknowingly entertained angels." Hebrews 13:2

Today's Short Feature:
Chantal Howard, From Ideal to Real
Topic: Hinge Moments
https://www.chantal-howard.com

 

Thank you to the following contributors who made this podcast possible:

Our Sponsor HomeschoolConnections.com

Homeschooling Saints Theme Music Composed by Taylor Kirkwood

Intro voice Dave Palmer radio personality and author of St. Thomas Aquinas for Everyone

Our host Lisa Mladinich

Episode 87: Making History with Your Homeschool History Lessons!

Episode 87: Making History with Your Homeschool History Lessons!

August 25, 2021

Episode 87: Making History with Your Homeschool History Lessons!

Our times call for an awareness of history that can help our children grow up and make history in answering the call of God on their lives. Today, it’s my great pleasure to welcome Phillip Campbell, a beloved Catholic historian.

 

Find Phillip Campbell here:

http://phillipcampbell.net

 

His new book!

https://www.amazon.com/Catholic-Educators-Guide-Teaching-History/dp/B09BGPFWC1

 

YouTube channel:

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCFjJqvHXIk7QS7kftA__nYQ/videos

 

Facebook:

https://www.facebook.com/feelmywath

 

Thank you to the following contributors who made this podcast possible:

Our Sponsor HomeschoolConnections.com

Homeschooling Saints Theme Music Composed by Taylor Kirkwood

Intro voice Dave Palmer radio personality and author of St. Thomas Aquinas for Everyone

Our host Lisa Mladinich

Episode 86: Making Learning Fun & Natural Over the Summer

Episode 86: Making Learning Fun & Natural Over the Summer

June 9, 2021

Episode 86: Making Learning Fun & Natural Over the Summer

 

Summer vacation. Finally, the learning is done. Or is it? Everybody sure needs a break, but Maureen Wittmann is here to tell us that the learning can be incredibly fun and refreshing for the whole family. She’s here to tell us about Making Learning Fun & Natural Over the Summer!

 

Find Maureen Wittmann at HomeschoolConnections.com

 

No Short Feature this week.

 

Thank you to the following contributors who made this podcast possible:

Our Sponsor HomeschoolConnections.com

Homeschooling Saints Theme Music Composed by Taylor Kirkwood

Intro voice Dave Palmer radio personality and author of St. Thomas Aquinas for Everyone

Our host Lisa Mladinich

Episode 85: Homeschool Grads Discerning Vocations

Episode 85: Homeschool Grads Discerning Vocations

June 2, 2021

Episode 85: Homeschool Grads Discerning Vocations

Today we’re talking with the amazing Megan Fassero from Benedictine College and two lovely homeschool graduates, Annabeth Demary and Colette Cassar, who are discerning religious vocations! Every mother’s dream!

Find Megan Fassero at Benedictine College’s website:
https://www.benedictine.edu/

Today's Short Feature: Books & Blessings, A.J. Catttapan
Topic: Where You Lead, by Leslea Wahl

Contact: https://www.ajcattapan.com/

Thank you to the following contributors who made this podcast possible:

Our Sponsor HomeschoolConnections.com

Homeschooling Saints Theme Music Composed by Taylor Kirkwood

Intro voice Dave Palmer radio personality and author of St. Thomas Aquinas for Everyone

Our host Lisa Mladinich

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