Practicing Mindfulness in Your Homeschool for a Peaceful Childhood

Practicing Mindfulness in Your Homeschool for a Peaceful Childhood

Mindfulness for children is more important now than ever before. On the surface, homeschooling is an alternative way to give academics to our kids. When we think of what they need to learn this year, our minds go right to the standard list of subjects we are all so...
Easy Ideas for Teaching Middle Schoolers How to Cook

Easy Ideas for Teaching Middle Schoolers How to Cook

Teaching middle schoolers how to cook doesn’t have to be complicated. Do what you can to make your time in the kitchen together as simple and fun as possible. 6th-8th grade is the perfect time to focus on teaching cooking skills because tweens are old enough to...
10 Ways To Be A Better Homeschool Mom

10 Ways To Be A Better Homeschool Mom

So, you want to be a better homeschool mom? Here’s how. I have a pretty big secret to share with you. It really doesn’t matter how good or expensive your homeschool curriculum is. Or how much you spent on setting up your school room. Or even how awesome...
Homeschooling Through Difficult Times

Homeschooling Through Difficult Times

Homeschooling through difficult times can be done. It’s not always easy but it’s possible. I actually believe that we should continue to homeschool our children but not necessarily the way that we were doing it before the crisis. When a crisis hits your...
Teaching Social Skills in Homeschool

Teaching Social Skills in Homeschool

If we had a dollar for every time a question about social skills came up with regards to homeschooling, we’d be able to afford all the curriculum we ever wanted, am I right? So many of the world’s assumptions about homeschoolers seem to revolve around the...
How to Stop Homeschool Burnout From Being Your Reality

How to Stop Homeschool Burnout From Being Your Reality

Inside: Learn why so many moms have homeschool burnout and why it doesn’t have to be your reality with some simple systems put in place. I’ve been homeschooling for fifteen years now. Before that, I taught in the school system for nine years. Yes, that makes me...