001. The Véro Show: Discerning Homeschooling

Homeschooling. Is it for you? In my first podcast, I discuss our discernment process and the hidden facets of homeschooling that no one talks about but are the most likely to derail you.

002. The Véro Show: Self-care in the midst of chaos
003. The Véro Show: New Year Resolutions

In this podcast episodes I share my New Year Resolutions for 2017 and where I hope the year will go.

004. The Véro Show: Introducing my husband Paul

In this podcast episode, I introduce you to my husband Paul, a great guy. You can listen to this podcast on my Patreon page by following this link: https://www.patreon.com/posts/introducing-paul-7883754

005. The Véro Show: How I knew it was time to stop homeschooling

In this podcast episode, I take you through the events that led to our decision to stop homeschooling. I share the moment of clarity that led to the realization that something had to change.

In this podcast I mention:

  • Practicing Mammal, an indispensable blog for homeschoolers and other lovers of peaceful parenting, learning, and delight by my friend Bonnie Landry.
  • The Sunk Cost Fallacy (and why it makes you act stupid)
  • Fear-Setting (looking at our worst case scenario square in the eye and finding ways to avoid it as we move forward instead of letting fear paralyze us.)
006. The Vero Show: Reflection on Kickstarter and finding your creativity
007. The Véro Show: Healthcare for mothers of large family and my experience with sleep training

In this episode, I rant about the inadequacy of healthcare for mothers of large families and my experience with sleep training.

In this episode, I rant about the inadequacy of healthcare for mothers of large families and my experience with sleep training.

008. The Véro Show: Perspectives on success, womanhood and guilt
009. The Véro Show: Randomness on crowdfunding, where my novel is at and keeping our dreams and fears in check

This week’s podcast is a hodge-podge of topics, from why I went with crowdfunding as opposed to advertising to support my website and podcast, where my novel is at and how we can keep our dreams and fears in check.

0:00:00 to 0:08:00 – Why I’m using crowdfunding as opposed to ad revenues to support my website and podcast.

0:08:00 to 0:30:31 – My novel: what it’s about, where it’s at and my current struggles

0:30:31 to 0:33:41 – On the blog: what I’m currently writing.

0:33:40 to 0:46:02 – Keeping our dreams alive even when they don’t make sense

0:46:02 to 0:51:00 – Fear as a measure of the importance of our projects

0:51:00 to 1:05:05 – Confidence in ourselves as a gift to others

010. The Véro Show: Mixed greens on giving, schooling and standing up for ourselves

In episode 10 of The Véro Show, I reflect on giving away things we still (think we) need, how my children are doing in school, and knowing when to say yes and when to say no to commitments.

0:00:30 – Intro and new patrons shout-out
0:07:30 – Giving until it hurts
0:18:00 – How my children are doing in school
0:34:00 – The Lumineers show and standing up for oneself by literally standing up.
0:43:00 – What if I don’t want a mediocre life?
0:52:00 – Prioritizing our commitments to get out of the “tyranny of the urgent.”

 

  • My Patron Page: https://www.patreon.com/user?u=4218396
  • The Tim Ferriss Show: http://tim.blog/2016/04/11/tim-ferriss-podcast-business/
  • What If All I Want if a Mediocre Life? https://nosidebar.com/mediocre-life/
  • Fearless Family Life YouTube Channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCgmVimu37NOmYkAkNEyHpdw