The Simple Solution for Homeschool Planning

The Simple Solution for Homeschool Planning

I sat in the coffee shop, staring at the complicated equation that was one young mom’s homeschool schedule. She had asked to meet with me that evening because she felt defeated. She was contemplating a forfeit and was hoping I could talk her off the ledge. She loved...
The Fail-Proof Response for the Homeschooling Naysayers

The Fail-Proof Response for the Homeschooling Naysayers

“Your son is so articulate. Most kids that age can’t even look an adult in the eye better yet carry on a meaningful conversation. You must be so proud!” she said from behind the counter. “He’s a good egg,” came my quick reply. I gathered up my mounting stack of books...
10 Books to Inspire Compassion and Empathy in Homeschooled Tweens

10 Books to Inspire Compassion and Empathy in Homeschooled Tweens

In this me-first society, it’s no wonder that 3.2 million kids are bullied each year. American narcism has helped to create a generation of cynical tweens and teens who lack empathy and compassion and who find it all too easy to tear others down instead of building...