Getting Back to the Homeschooling Rhythm after Vacation

    You come back from a fun vacation and you are faced with the challenging reality of getting back into routine. When you are back, you have to immediately play catch up with the daunting laundry and the forever- going home duties. Do we even have to mention returning to work? You know you don’t…

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“The First…” a Reflection of January’s Deception

Diligence… I’ve had enough with procrastination and half met goals. This year I have resolved to be diligent in all my goals. I have been able to accomplish some, but I’m not there yet. I believe that in oder to have a happy and purposeful life, we should always be diligent in the positive actions…

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“Plan to be Flexible”: Book Review

*This post contains affiliate links* For some time now, I have been wanting to read “Plan to be Flexible”, but it kept being “pushed away” from my Amazon’s cart by other resources. Interestingly, as I’m planning this coming homeschool year for my kids, I was given the opportunity to review this book, and I thank Alicia…

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Enter to Win $100 Towards a Bundle of your Choice

–THIS OFFER HAS ENDED– Last week I gave you a heads-up on a fabulous promotion coming up. Remember the Homemaking Bundle from this past spring? This one coming up, is similar, but with a lot more resources and is a Homeschool Edition! What is the best part? You get to choose  your bundle! There is a bundle for every…

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Coming July 21st: Build Your Bundle Homeschool Edition!!!

The BIGGEST digital homeschooling curriculum sale EVER is coming! Mark your calendars! Save up to 92% on popular homeschooling curriculum! ONE WEEK ONLY – July 21-28, 2014! Click here to be reminded | Enter to win $100 towards your bundle purchase What is the “Build Your Bundle” – Homeschool Edition Sale? The “Build Your Bundle”…

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Our First Homeschool Celebration!!!

Unbelievable… Time has flown! Not too long ago I was swaddling my baby in my arms, learning to nurse her…then I had two more babies, and the next big epiphany: Homeschooling!! It feels like yesterday that I decided to home educate my kids. Now I’m so happy and feel so proud, that all the hard work…

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Homeschooling through “Lifeschooling”?

One of my favorite reasons to home educate is family time, included with the joint spiritual, physical, and growing relationship. When comparing how many hours a day a child spends in regular school and the hours left for family time, it makes me sad. Most likely, all the time that there is left to really…

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Revitalizing Weekend

This past weekend we did our first camping trip as a family. The kids loved it!!! I enjoyed seeing them playing out in nature in the open, exploring and smiling. It made me so happy and more determined to share moments like those more often. I also began to understand why Charlotte Mason was so…

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Understanding our New Year’s Resolutions

We are about to begin a new year, and with that comes the famous “New Year’s Resolutions”. All of us home educating mothers (and fathers) have great ones for our home schools. In trying to succeed in those resolutions, it would be of great help to concisely analyze what a resolution is and the science…

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