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!!
Families decide to homeschool for so many different reasons. It really is the most individualized education options there is. For us, we began homeschooling for mostly academic reasons. We had a vision of how we wanted our children to be educated and sought to build what we could not find anywhere else. Our time, though,… Read More Thankful that Family is the Heart of Our Homeschool
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
Linking up with Kelly on this wintry Friday! Be sure to check out her very awesome, and sorely needed gift guide for special needs children! Last June I was offered an irresistible deal. If I agreed to give honest feedback, a coach would walk me through writing my first book! It has been a lifelong… Read More #7QT 7 Reasons I Took the Plunge
Have you ever created something–a meal, a craft, a home improvement project–stepped back and thought, how did I do this, it is simply amazing? That is where I am right now. Basking in the glory and wonder of what my efforts have produced. It has been quiet over here the past few weeks as I… Read More Introducing the System of Success
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
We have passed mid-summer and it is flying by! WHEEEE…there it goes. I’m not a big fan of bucket lists, however there are some things that I have always wanted to do! As a young child, I wanted to be an undercover operative for the CIA in Russia….in a way I still would love to… Read More What Is on Your Summer Bucket List?
When I began my homeschool, I thought I had it all figured out. I am a certified teacher and hold a Master’s degree in education. I knew how to teach and plan lessons, what else did I need? As I quickly learned, teaching in a school and teaching at home are two totally different things.… Read More Start Your Homeschool on Sound Foundations