Lori Beth Auldridge, M.A., M.F.A. is a blogger, podcaster, author, speaker, and work from home mom who manages multiple businesses (which includes a renovation business with her husband Chris and an online boutique [www.beautifulandsimple.com]) and homeschools her three children on their small farm on the island of Maui. She holds her Bachelor’s Degree in Communication for the Child and Masters Degrees in both Children’s Literature and Creative Writing for Children. Her unique homeschool journey leaves her with over 10 years of experience which she uses to support families via her blog (www.yayamamas.com), online community, (The Yaya Collective), and podcast (www.elevatingmotherhood.com). She teaches online and in-person homeschool workshops (www.homeschoolexplained.com) and is a contributor for the international homeschool community Wild + Free. She’s passionate about life-long learning, the importance of soft perspective, and helping mamas find their confidence as they make time for and learn about their true selves.