You Know You’re a Homeschool Mom When…

Are you wondering if you’ve got what it takes to be a homeschool mama? Well, wonder no longer… I’ll tell you how you know if you can be a homeschool mom: You are a parent. You have children. You want to homeschool. Ta da! And that is all… But if you’re curious to learn what…

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How to Keep Sane as a Homeschool Mama: 5 Simple Principles

There’s no doubt about it, the homeschool mama can lose her mind with as much as ease and regularity as it’s easy and regular to discover you don’t know where the scissors are! Where are the scissors anyway?? Here are my Principles for Homeschool Sanity for you: 1. Don’t expect to get anything “right”. Right…

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how to live your simple homeschool life on purpose

There‚Äôs this notion running in our culture that one must simplify to live a happy life. Simplify. The word denotes ease. Simple living. Breezy, easy living. The simple notion is easy when I have a suitcase packed and our family is headed out the door to an exciting adventure four plane flights away. Or even…

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How to Maintain Authenticity & Vulnerability in our Homeschool Relationships

Your only job is to hold up a mirror up to them to who they are meant to be. I don’t have to bend them out of shape. I just have to help them grow into their shape. Betsy Jenkinson, Homeschooling with the Classics Betsy Jenkins is the mother of five awesome boys, aged 6-20.…

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Three Things I Wish I Knew Before I Homeschooled

I didn’t have my own sense of self. I most definitely didn’t have boundaries: where do I end and someone else start? If someone needed me and had the compelling to tell me they needed me…well, I started with their needs. I was on it. By the time I was nineteen, I had to decide if I was…

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How to Plan for your Upcoming Homeschool

There is not one right way to homeschool. Except there is this: if you are not considering how your child naturally learns or how they actually engage; if you are not cosidering what you actually think about what an education is, how you like to learn or how you like to teach, engage, or facilitate.…

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