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10 Benefits of Homeschooling Year-Round + Tips, Resources, & FUN Activities

Feel burned out trying to cram your homeschool year in nine months? How about considering year-round homeschooling? Homeschooling year-round has so many benefits that ultimately maximizes your time, your energy, and your sanity! Here you’ll find my top 10 benefits of homeschooling year-round and some tips to get you started in the right direction. Not… Continue reading 10 Benefits of Homeschooling Year-Round + Tips, Resources, & FUN Activities

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4 Ways to Foster a Love of Learning

Have you noticed that EVERY child is UNIQUE? Your child has their own way of learning, their own interests and unique strengths. There are tons of expert (and non-expert) advice floating around about HOW your child should learn and WHAT your child needs to learn. How are you supposed to know which way is best…… Continue reading 4 Ways to Foster a Love of Learning

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Intentional Living: Balancing Marriage, Parenting, Work, Homeschooling and Family Travel (Mother’s Day & Beyond)

Parenting is nonstop. I get no vacations, no sick days and it’s almost impossible to find reliable coverage. As we go beyond Mother’s Day, I challenge you to embrace the perpetual state of mother-induced exhaustion and extend yourself some grace. Finding joy in this process of raising little humans, while simultaneously balancing marriage, work, travel… Continue reading Intentional Living: Balancing Marriage, Parenting, Work, Homeschooling and Family Travel (Mother’s Day & Beyond)

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You Are Not Alone in Homeschooling

As you can read here, I am a completely unexpected homeschooler. I wasn’t prepared for it.  I wasn’t that mom who knew from the first time I held my boys that I would homeschool. I had always planned to send them straight to school as soon as they were of school age. Things change, and… Continue reading You Are Not Alone in Homeschooling

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Keep Calm and Homeschool On: How Not to Freak Out When You’re Losing Control

More than 15 years ago, when my hair was still big and my hips were still small, I started homeschooling my first child. Our family at the time wore our hair long and nappy in a cultural Rastafarian style, grew our own food and lived an eccentric, self-contained, hippie-esque lifestyle. It was ideal, we were… Continue reading Keep Calm and Homeschool On: How Not to Freak Out When You’re Losing Control