How to Create a 100 Days Homeschool Celebration
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How to Create a 100 Days Homeschool Celebration

We celebrated a 100 days of studies! It’s always fun to break up the Slump Month, to party in the middle of the traditional study season. Here are some simple and fun things to do at your 100 day party. Start with a 100 Day Breakfast. This year, no one counted down the days to … Continue reading

How to Create a Homeschool Menu Plan: Pizza Friday
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How to Create a Homeschool Menu Plan: Pizza Friday

Homeschool food preparation begins with a plan. I’m a real homeschool mom with a real day of kids disinterested in math problems, interrupting during the latin lesson, and me running to change the washer, again. I’ve got kids that complain about setting the table and not getting into the van fast enough for piano lessons. Yup, real … Continue reading

How to Create a Homeschool Menu Plan: Leftover Thursday
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How to Create a Homeschool Menu Plan: Leftover Thursday

Homeschool food preparation begins with a plan. I’m a real homeschool mom with a real day of kids disinterested in math problems, interrupting during the latin lesson, and me running to change the washer, again. I’ve got kids that complain about setting the table and not getting into the van fast enough for piano lessons. Yup, real … Continue reading

How to Incorporate Ten Basic Self-Care Tips for the Homeschool Mama
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How to Incorporate Ten Basic Self-Care Tips for the Homeschool Mama

https://media.blubrry.com/homeschoolmamaselfcare/p/capturingthecharmedlife.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/01/Ten-Self-Care-Tips-for-the-Homeschool-Mama-1.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadEveryone needs self-care, even and especially, homeschool mamas. There isn’t a profession out there that doesn’t require a practice of self care. As a homeschool mama, I wouldn’t claim to think self-care was more necessary for a homeschooling mama, a front line emergency worker, an airline pilot or a … Continue reading

How to Create a Homeschool Weekly Menu Plan: Chicken Tuesday
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How to Create a Homeschool Weekly Menu Plan: Chicken Tuesday

Homeschool food preparation begins with a plan. I’m a real homeschool mom with a real day of kids disinterested in math problems, interrupting during the latin lesson, and me running to change the washer, again. I’ve got kids that complain about setting the table and not getting into the van fast enough for piano lessons. Yup, real … Continue reading

taking stock: your past year in review & planning for your new year ahead
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taking stock: your past year in review & planning for your new year ahead

A new year. A time to take stock.

Each year, at just this time, I sit with pen and journal, cup of tea and as much time as I can eke out, and answer the thought provoking questions found at the back of the book “the not so big life: making room for what really matters” by Sarah Susanka. This annual process helps me to conglomerate my annual history and plan for my future year. Continue reading