Vintage Homeschool Moms

Felice Gerwitz

Preserving the best of the past with an eye to bless future generations the show offers no excuses, perfection or compromise. Felice hosts this weekly show on Monday at Noon Eastern, often with guests.

All Episodes

Christmas Season Ministry with Denise Mira Christmas Season Ministry is something we forget because we are so busy. In this episode, we discuss some ways that children can understand the lesson it is better to give. Felice Gerwitz and Denise Mira share their successes with ministry with you! Thanks to our sponsor – the movie, […] The post Christmas Season Ministry – Special Replay appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Nov 29

28 min 32 sec

Most Wonderful Time of the Year – Episode 454 The most wonderful time of the year is not what you think. It is not overloading or overdoing, it is rejoicing in what is the most important in your life. In this podcast, we drill down on how to make this season the best ever. Please […] The post Most Wonderful Time of the Year appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Nov 22

16 min 28 sec

Special Replay: Kids Choosing Good Behavior Are you a kid? If you had a choice of choosing good behavior over bad, which would you pick? Is that a silly question? That is what I want to talk to you about today. You are going to be very surprised when I explain some things to you […] The post Kids Choosing Good Behavior – Special Replay appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Nov 15

13 min 40 sec

When kids misbehave parents get upset, and rightly so! In this episode, we tackle discipline, kids, and the holidays. We bring you real-life examples and the results that work. The post Discipline Kids and Holidays. Oh. My! appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Nov 8

22 min 1 sec

Great Gifts Kids Can Make – Special Replay Are you ready for the just for kids series? Here are some great gifts kids can make! And for cheap. The holidays are coming soon and you may be thinking about what to buy people in your family. Well, it is time to think about this and […] The post Great Gifts Kids Can Make appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Nov 1

24 min 3 sec

The Best Holiday Homeschooling Tips ~ Episode 452 Join Felice Gerwitz and special guest, Lisa Nehring as they discuss the best holiday homeschooling tips. When things get crazy and you can not add one more thing to the schedule, Lisa comes to the rescue with great tips and planning. Thanks to our sponsor, Media Angels, […] The post The Best Holiday Homeschooling Tips appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Oct 25

29 min 38 sec

Let’s Talk About Discipline That Makes Sense And Works with Felice Gerwitz What do you do when discipline doesn’t work – or what about discipline methods that are unfair. What about just being your kid’s friend? Yes, there are all kinds of different types of advice about discipline but in this podcast Felice explores discipline […] The post Special Replay: Discipline That Makes Sense And Works appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Oct 18

47 min 5 sec

What are the best homeschool parenting tips? Well, you are about to find out. Join Felice Gerwitz and Melanie Wilson, podcaster on The Homeschool Sanity Show, here, and learn what works and ways you can overcome disrespect. The post Best Homeschool Parenting Tips with Melanie Wilson appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Oct 11

18 min 27 sec

The very first podcast I ever created was on homeschool lifestyle. I asked, "Is homeschooling what you do or who you are?" The post Homeschool Lifestyle appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Oct 4

16 min 32 sec

Learn about mega lists the easy way to organize now! Homeschool. Meals. Laundry. Oh, my. That is how I felt when I was attempting to school! The post Mega Lists ~ Organize Now appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Sep 27

26 min 42 sec

Classroom Creativity – Key To Education ~  Episode 448 Classroom creativity is so much more than arts and crafts, yet with so many subjects to cover classroom creativity may be the last thing you as a parent think is important, especially in the home. Today along with my special guest, Chad Stewart we will learn […] The post Classroom Creativity – Key To Education appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Sep 20

53 min 56 sec

What are the greatest homeschool tips of all time? Well, wait until you hear from veteran homeschool mom, author and speaker, Felice Gerwitz. The post Greatest Homeschool Tips appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Sep 13

37 min 1 sec

Get more done in a schedule that is already packed? Are you kidding me? Well, friends - this is the goal and in this podcast, I will explain how you can do more in less time. The post Get More Done appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Sep 6

28 min 42 sec

Let’s Talk About making this The Best Homeschool Year Ever! Lunch with Meredith Curtis and Felice Gerwitz Don’t forget to click the subscribe button and follow on iTunes or download your copy today!  Thanks to our sponsors for allowing us to bring you this show as well as others on this network to you, absolutely […] The post Special Replay: The Best Homeschool Year Ever appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Aug 30

48 min 17 sec

Are you ready for math the easy way? Enjoy my special guest Pat Murray – he’s been a math teacher and coach for more than thirty-six years. The post Math The Easy Way appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Aug 23

36 min 57 sec

Have you considered a four hour school day? Well if not, my guest today will share how she trimmed the fat of her school day. The post Four-Hour School Day appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Aug 16

40 min 13 sec

When you are a busy mom it is important to have scheduling hacks that work. And, that goes double for anyone out there who is a homeschool mom. In this episode, I share scheduling hacks that work well for me and how I get so much done in the little time I have each day. The post Scheduling Hacks For Homeschool Moms appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Aug 9

17 min 11 sec

Family Loyalty: For Kids Do you have family loyalty? Do you know what it means to be loyal? In this episode we are going to talk about your family, your parents, and those adults in charge of you. And we are going to talk about that and so much more. Another episode for the kids! […] The post Special Replay – Family Loyalty: For Kids appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Aug 2

14 min 17 sec

Let’s Talk About Summer Reading Lists Most schools public and private assign reading lists for upper elementary OR middle-high school years — but we, as homeschoolers were never known to be the norm. Right? Right! We beat to a different drummer and in this broadcast Felice shares her love of books, when that came about and […] The post Special Replay: Summer Reading List appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Jul 26

51 min 33 sec

Why write? It is fun, and what better fun summer project than to write a book. This is a just for kid’s episode but parents are invited! The post Fun Summer Project: Write A Book appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Jul 19

15 min 31 sec

Best Summertime Day Trips — Planning for summertime day trips or day trip is easy, fast and fun! It was the only vacation my family took for many years. With both my husband and myself, self-employed the business did not run if we were not here. Being the ever-resourceful couple, we decided to ditch our car and […] The post Special Replay: Best Summertime Day Trips appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Jul 12

27 min 17 sec

Summer seems to be a good time to have fun, but it also is a great time to think about a business for the entire family. Are you ready, here are some great ideas to get you started. The post Fun Summer Projects: Family Business and Entrepreneurs appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Jul 7

19 min 41 sec

What are the best summertime outdoor activities — well they can range from those that please the most active child to those who would rather sit and read a book. Yet, there is just something about being outdoors that makes us happy! The sun, the sky the bugs… okay, well we want to avoid those […] The post Special Replay: The Best Summertime For Kids appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Jun 28

19 min 59 sec

Here are so many fun ideas for summer, but what about 50 summer projects for kids? Summertime is a chance to learn new things. The post 50 Summer Projects For Kids appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Jun 21

20 min 42 sec

Are you ready for some fun rainy day activities? Here are some fun ideas that will entertain children with the least amount of tears! The post Special Replay: Summertime Rainy Day Activities appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Jun 14

27 min 10 sec

Are you ready to launch some fun summer projects - what about ones that are a bit unusual but teach? It is a time when you can give your child time to explore or direct your children in an organized way. Depending on the ages of your children the amount of direction may be less focused for the older ones. The post Fun Summer Projects For Families appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Jun 7

20 min 42 sec

Let’s Talk About Creating the Best Family Memories One of my uncles has 14 siblings and whenever he showed me photos, aging and in black-and-white from the “old country” Italy, I always strained to find him mother in the group. She looked young, happy and so engaged! He always said, they were poor but they had […] The post Special Replay: Best Family Memories appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

May 31

34 min 25 sec

When you talk to your kids do they hear you? What does being present mean, and how can you be present to your spouse and your kids in a way that impacts your relationship (in a good way). Join me for this discussion on the importance of listening and hearing what people are really saying. The post Being Present To Your Family appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

May 24

18 min 4 sec

Inexpensive Graduation Ideas On The Cheap with Felice Gerwitz and Meredith Curtis We have inexpensive graduation ideas on the cheap – are you ready? Have you started your high school graduation party plans yet? No worries! We’ve got you covered. Inexpensive graduation ideas are our specialty. Meredith has graduated five children and Felice five and […] The post Special Replay: Inexpensive Graduation Ideas On The Cheap appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

May 17

52 min 34 sec

If you lack enthusiasm and encouragement you are not alone. I believe the understatement of all time is that life is not what you planned. The post Enthusiasm and Encouragement appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

May 10

19 min 2 sec

What is responsibility – does this mean work? Does this mean not having any fun, does this mean I must watch my brother, my sister my neighbor, my neighbors next door neighbors kid? No, no and no. Responsibility is something you may already have but it is a little dusty and you need to take it out, polish it up and allow it to shine. The post Teaching Kids Responsibility appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Apr 26

12 min 46 sec

In this session you’ll hear some of the ways that both Meredith & Felice have taught history to their children from the zany to the classes Felice asked her brother-in-law to teach to homeschool kids! The post Special Replay – Teaching History appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Apr 19

1 hr 3 min

Teaching Kids Problem Solving ~ Episode 426 Maybe your kids think too much or maybe not enough. In this episode, Teaching Kids Problem Solving, Felice once again challenges kids to make wise decisions and weigh the pros and cons of rash decisions they can possibly make! Just For Kids Series!  Please visit my website at MediaAngels.com and […] The post Teaching Kids Problem Solving appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Apr 12

17 min 41 sec

With the time boosting strategies I'm about to share with you - you will learn how to be the master of your own time, increase your productivity and never let the lack of time get the best of you! The post Time Boosters for Mom appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Apr 5

40 min 55 sec

Can you really teach kids compassion? Felice shares the answer to this question in this week's "Just for Kids" episode. The post Teaching Kids Compassion appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Mar 29

12 min 24 sec

Easter celebration on the cheap includes fun and easy ideas. Celebrating Easter on the cheap doesn't mean skimping on our favorite time of the year, it means celebrating in style and saving money along the way. The post Special Replay: Easter Celebrations On The Cheap appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Mar 22

17 min 4 sec

Teaching Kids Cause and Effect What is cause and effect and how can we teach our children to understand that everything they do has a ripple effect on our world? In this Just For Kids Episode, Felice explores the meaning and how we can encourage our children to lay the foundations they need in their […] The post Teaching Kids About Cause and Effect appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Mar 15

15 min 31 sec

Let’s Talk About: Easter Faith-Filled Family Activities Podcast #125 with your host, Felice Gerwitz I like activities that teach and in this episode I will discuss some fun ways to teach deeper theological concepts to very small children, all while making memories that last a lifetime. Many links provided below from other blogs with printables! Visit […] The post Special Replay: Easter Faith Filled Family Activities appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Mar 8

21 min 45 sec

Teaching Kids the Golden Rule Episode 423 We’ve heard about the golden rule but are you sure you can apply this to your life? In this JUST for kids episode, we will discuss the golden rule and how you can use this in your home, with your family, friends, and in your life. Visit the […] The post Teaching Kids About The Golden Rule appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Mar 2

17 min 46 sec

Teach Creation To Kids With A Novel – Special Episode When you teach creation to kids it can seem overwhelming, perhaps you don’t know where to begin. In this interview (listen to the first one here), author Felice Gerwitz interviews her co-author, and daughter Christina Gerwitz Moss. Christina had a passion for writing and she […] The post A Novel Approach – Teach Creation To Kids appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Feb 22

28 min 52 sec

We all want our kids to tell the truth, and it is time that we focus on teaching truth. How do we do this? How do we teach our children to discern what is true in our toxic culture? Well gather the kids - this is another just for kids and teens this time, episode. The post Teaching Truth To Kids appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Feb 15

18 min 25 sec

45 Date Night Ideas! So many times we are not making memories we are getting by! Family date nights are a great way to create those lasting memories with our kids! Join Felice Gerwitz and Denise Mira in this fun episode. The post Special Replay: Family Date Nights appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Feb 8

17 min 44 sec

Teaching Your Child Tolerance Episode 421 Teaching tolerance is possible without selling your soul? Too harsh? Okay, how about without compromising your beliefs. We live in a mixed-up world right is wrong and wrong is right. You are allowed to have an opinion if it is the right one. How do we educate our children […] The post Teaching Tolerance appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Jan 31

14 min 8 sec

Physical and Mental Health ~ Episode 420 Where is your physical and mental health! What a year! As I record this we have just dipped our toes into a new year and already emotions are high and low and the overwhelming consensus is that we just want life to return to “normal.” But there is […] The post Physical and Mental Health appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Jan 25

14 min 34 sec

Just thinking about teaching with laughter makes me smile. I stumbled across this recently when I tried this technique first-hand. The post Special Replay: Teaching With Laughter appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Jan 18

15 min 26 sec

Let’s Talk About Marriage – Best Marriage Tips!   with your host Felice Gerwitz After 40+ years of marriage, I have some of the best marriage tips ever and these really work. You are probably thinking… oh great! Another know-it-all podcaster trying to tell you how to make your marriage work! Well, I have 35 […] The post Best Marriage Tips appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Jan 10

33 min 24 sec

New Year Memory Book ~ Episode 419 Want to remember all of those great memories? You can with a new year memory book your kids create. It doesn’t have to be anything fancy, but it can hold those treasures that are priceless! Check out the Media Angels books on Media Angels.com  I have some fun […] The post New Year Memory Book appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Dec 2020

11 min 29 sec

If you are not sure how to plan a staycation, stay tuned – this episode is just for you! We will learn how to plan your staycation and enjoy the time with family and friends. The post Staycation Planning appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Dec 2020

18 min 14 sec

Joyful Kids – Yes, This Means You! Episode 418 This is an episode just for kids! Can you be joyful? Do you think someone would say, “There are those joyful kids again!” No, well in this episode I am going to show you some special things about joy and how you can be joyful each […] The post Joyful Kids appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Dec 2020

10 min 19 sec

Best Gift Giving Tips with Meredith Curtis and Felice Gerwitz Episode 384 Best Gift Giving Tips are easier than you think. Here are some great ideas for gifts that will last throughout the year. Another great show is here – Gifts You Can’t Unwrap I’m so excited to talk Meredith Curtis who is the queen […] The post Best Gift Giving Tips appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Dec 2020

21 min 24 sec