Adding Margin aka Why Would A Homeschooling Mom Pack Lunches?!

Adding Margin aka Why Would A Homeschooling Mom Pack Lunches?!

Adding margin to your day can dramatically change the way you homeschool – and parent. Why on earth would a homeschooling mom get up early to pack lunches? That’s what I asked my good friend when she mentioned that she packs her kids a lunch every morning...
This One Habit Curbed Sibling Fighting in My Homeschool 

This One Habit Curbed Sibling Fighting in My Homeschool 

Moms of multiple children know that sibling fighting while homeschooling can make or break the day. Here’s what worked to curb that in our homeschool. “Mom, she’s hitting me again!” “It’s not my fault! She took the anatomy textbook again. I need it so I can...
3 Ways to Refresh Your Homeschool

3 Ways to Refresh Your Homeschool

Even the most dedicated homeschoolers will have seasons when things begin to feel too routine. Dull. Lacking joy. It isn’t necessarily a sign that you need to change all of your curriculum or even abandon homeschooling. What it might mean is that you need to make some...
Making Peace With Not Being an Over-Achieving Homeschool Mom

Making Peace With Not Being an Over-Achieving Homeschool Mom

As I type our homeschool year is coming to an end. We started the year with a new language arts curriculum I loved and an overhaul to our plans for math. We are ending the year with maybe half the language arts material completed and some major math gains but not in...
10 Tips for New Homeschool Moms

10 Tips for New Homeschool Moms

Being a new homeschool mom can be both exciting and overwhelming. A new homeschool mom should know a few things before she gets too enthralled in the homeschool season. Today I’m going to share the top 10 tips for new homeschool moms so that you can rest easy...
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...