Christmas is coming, the goose is getting fat! The weeks leading up to Christmas can often be full of hurried shopping and endless wrapping. Homeschool mom, have no fear, today is Homeschool Thursday, a day dedicated to showing homeschool moms, like you, with unbelievable gifts. That’s right the second annual Homeschool Thursday event is now… Read More Christmas came early, here’s $1,200!!
If there is one thing that every homeschooling mom can agree on, it’s the fact that we need encouragement. For some reason, attached to the title of being a homeschooling mom is the stigma of being super woman, super woman, or Perfect patty. This couldn’t be further from the truth. I’m a homeschooling… Read More Encouragement for Today’s Homeschooling Mom
It takes a village… Have you heard that expression before? Usually, this saying is used to demonstrate how many people it takes for a child to mature successfully. However, I have a different take on this! It takes a village because moms cannot do it alone! It is not that they are not capable or… Read More It Takes A Village to Raise A Mom
From the archives: It has been a few years since I wrote this for a beautiful friend who was worried she would fail her children even though she homeschooled. Another beautiful friend lost her son, tragically, this week and my mind came back to this post. Our children are ours for such a brief time…if… Read More From the archives: But, LORD, I homeschooled him!!
I know it has been awhile. I have been working on lots of little projects, most of which I can’t share with you yet. I will have First Holy Communion photos and stories later this week, but I wanted to share this little gem. Our pastor read this psalm at Mass yesterday right before the… Read More A Psalm for Moms
So, the nasty virus got me and I have spent most of my day sleeping. Not good. Thankfully, Hubby was able to stay home so that I could actually sleep and get over this bug. Buddy has been in bed since yesterday morning and has only asked for a bowl of soup twice. If you… Read More “10 Things Homeschool Moms Think But Don’t Say”
The Angel of the LORD declared unto Mary And she conceived by the Holy Spirit Source Thus begins the Angelus, one of my Lenten devotions this year. Can you imagine the joy that Mary felt, despite any concerns she had about being a young mother? I can remember when we discovered each of our pregnancies.… Read More The Greatest New Baby Announcement of them All!
It’s a new year, but I feel really thrown off since I had such a rough end to 2014. It’s like my brain isn’t caught up. My dear friend just sent me a beautiful Catholic planner and I keep flipping through it but not writing anything down. That is so not me! I start planning… Read More Seven Quick Takes: Plans for the New Year
I am not one to say, “Time is money.” However, money and time do have a lot in common, for one thing, they are both finite resources. You must budget because once they run out, it’s over. There are only 24 hours in a day and there is no way to change that. While you… Read More Getting Spiritually Fed on a Mom Budget