Date night

Date Night Ideas For Busy Special Needs Parents | Episode 28

As homeschool moms and special needs moms, we really look forward to those little breaks when we can just hang out with our spouses, right? For me, something as simple as wandering aimlessly around Target can be so refreshing when I am doing it with my husband. It’s been a weird year and I know …

A Charlotte Mason Education For Special Needs Learners

A Charlotte Mason Education For Special Needs Learners | Episode 24

This Charlotte Mason episode is the second installment in the Homeschool Philosophy Series. You can check out the first episode on Classical Education here. My guests for this episode are the three delightful hosts of the A Delectable Education podcast, Liz Cottrill, Nicole Williams, and Emily Kiser. All three ladies are experts on Charlotte Mason’s …

Dance is for everyone

Side Notes: Dance Is For Everyone! | Episode 23

Side Notes episodes are not necessarily about special needs homeschooling, but are topics of interest to the special needs or homeschooling communities. Anyone can dance. No matter their physical abilities. That’s what my guest Shannon Wrights passionately believes. In fact, Shannon has founded Aspiring Attitudes, a dance studio for people of all abilities.  As she …

Are you wanting to teach your child with special needs how to read? Top 5 Curriculums to teach your child with learning disabilities how to read. Flamingo Feathers podcast episode 7.

My 5 Favorite Curriculums To Teach Your Kids With Learning Disabilities How To Read | Episode 7

Teach Your Kids With Learning Disabilities How Read With These Curriculum Choices I think teaching a child to read is one of homeschooling’s big rewards. Every child is different, and every child’s reading ability is different as well. But I want to encourage you if you have been discouraged, feeling like your child will never …

Preparing Your Child With Special Needs For An Emergency Situation, Flamingo Feathers Podcast Episode 6, How to teach kids with autism and cognitive disabilities to be safe in an emergency

Preparing Your Child With Special Needs For An Emergency | Episode 6

Side Note episodes are not necessarily about special needs homeschooling, but are topics of interest to the special needs or homeschooling communities. Can you really plan ahead for an emergency if you have a kid with disabilities? Yes! For this episode, I invited my brother, Ben, on to share his wisdom as an experienced professional …

Flamingo Feathers Podcast interview with moms just like you who are homeschooling their kids with special needs

Moms Like You: Nheree and Tracy | Episode 4

Nheree and Tracy are no strangers to homeschooling. Both have graduated children from their homeschool, and are continuing on with homeschooling their little ones. Both ladies started their homeschool journey with teaching their neurotypical children. So naturally, I wanted to know why they decided to continue with homeschooling once their kids with learning disabilities, mental …

Flamingo Feathers Podcast

Welcome to the Flamingo Feathers Podcast!

Homeschooling kids Is rewarding, but hard! Throw In some learning disabilities or maybe more profound disabilities, and the reward Is greater, but so Is the difficulty! Special needs homeschooling moms are some of the most resilient people out there, but we definitely need help, encouragement and support when we can get It, right?! This podcast …