Homeschooling and Supporting a Child with a Chronic Illness

Homeschooling and Supporting a Child with a Chronic Illness

In the Beginning… It started small. A pain in her writing hand. Some pain in her feet. I brushed it aside. She was taking exams, of course her hand hurt! And her feet? Well, she has had flat feet (and all the associated problems) her entire life. I honestly...
Homeschooling with Depression: 5 Self-Care Tips

Homeschooling with Depression: 5 Self-Care Tips

Even in the best of circumstances, being a homeschool mom requires giving yourself lots of grace, right? But when you also struggle with depression, you need it even more. At least I know I do. I’ve dealt with depression since high school and have been treated for it...
Summer Road Trip Hacks for Homeschoolers

Summer Road Trip Hacks for Homeschoolers

The season for road trips is almost here! Traveling together can be a great family bonding time if all goes well. Road trips give opportunity for setting your own agenda. Traveling by car is often less expensive, leaving finances for other activities.  Our...
Decluttering Your Home and Homeschool

Decluttering Your Home and Homeschool

Declutter your home and homeschool with organization to optimize your achievement in learning and feeling at peace. Anyone who knows me well knows that I am a huge fan of tidiness. In fact, I’ll be completely honest with you and tell you that clutter makes me...
Daily, Weekly and Monthly Planning for Relaxed Homeschoolers

Daily, Weekly and Monthly Planning for Relaxed Homeschoolers

You and your kids have spent an awesome day learning together. Spotting a squirrel in the backyard led to questions about where certain animals spend the winter, which led to an Internet search about migration and hibernation, which turned into an hour spent watching...