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Join Jill and Farrar as they disucss the college admissions scandal that has been in the news of late. Also discussed is whether homeschoolers have their own advantage in college a...

Back to Basics

Join Jill and Farrar as they discuss and reminisce about homeschooling back in the day. Was homeschooling better ten or fifteen years ago? Or are all the options today making homes...

Join Jill and Farrar as they disucss homeschooling high school and the best way to approach scheduling. Other topics covered include how to know what is too much and what to change...

Peek Into a Homeschool

This week we have a very special podcast for you. This is the first podcast in a new series that Simplify is doing called Peek Into a Homeschool. In this episode Jill is in Kansas ...

Making a College List

Join Farrar and Jill as they discuss the best way to create a successful college list. In this episode we discuss the importance of having a list of safety schools, match schools, ...

What should you do when things don't go as you imagined in your homeschool? Listen to Jill and Farrar discuss what they have done when their best thought out plans were disasters...

Summer and Homeschooling

Summer and homeschooling. Should you homeschool in the summer? What about trying out homeschooling for the first time in the summer? And what to do with passions in the summer?  J...

Anxiety, depression, suicides. The numbers are rising among our young people and parents are feeling so helpless about what to do.  How much does school and testing and lack of do...

AP exams are offered once a year every May. With the 2018 round of testing just ending, Jill, Suji, and Farrar muse about our experience with AP classes for our homeschooled kids.

We invite you to eavesdrop on a conversation between Jill and Farrar who are both dealing with homeschooling rising high schoolers. These muses both have twins so Jill has dealt wi...

Homeschool Organization

Your Simplify muses are crazy about paper-pen planners and digital record-keeping tools! Hear us geek out about which methods have stayed with us when organizing our homeschooling ...

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