I've been homeschooling almost 7 years. That doesn't make me a "pro" by any means, but there are a lot of things I've tried. One of those things was trying to adopt a public school approach in my homeschool, and rightfully so. I say rightfully so because I was once a brick-and-mortar teacher before becoming… Continue reading Should I Teach the Same as Public School? A Homeschool Mom’s Thoughts
It's no question that homeschooling is on the rise. More and more families are choosing to home educate their children for whatever reasons; however, there is also another epidemic on the rise. As families make the transition to homeschool or decide to skip traditional schooling all together, they are hitting some bumps in the road.… Continue reading How to Make Your Homeschooling Journey Just as Unique as Your Family
It's pretty to safe to say that I've heard it all. "How can you be around your children all day? Are you stuck at home all the time? Do you ever get stressed out?" The questions are valid, indeed - especially the last one (LOL)! The truth of the matter is, without shalom in the… Continue reading Shalom in the Home(School)
Sometimes They Don't Want to Learn It! is part of the Back to Homeschool: Mind Over Matter blog series. This post has been provided by LM Preston from Empowered Steps. There are many subjects my kids didn't want to learn. Also, tons of activities and skills they simply refused participate in - until I signed them up and made… Continue reading Sometimes They Don’t Want to Learn It!
Finding an Approach that Works Finding an approach to homeschooling that works for you and your kiddos can get overwhelming at times. Trust me, as a mama who is homeschooling multiples, I totally get it. Attempting to sift through the many styles and methods may leave you dazed and confused. But don't worry... let me… Continue reading Looking for a New Approach to Homeschooling? Try THIS One!