Thinking out loud: where IS that school bus??

My homeschooling morning has been pretty rough today. Without going into great detail, suffice it to say that my youngest child and only student at home now had a MOMENT today of epic proportions {okay, more like a LONG series of moment strung together in rapid succession 😒} Her 9th grade self was NOT happy […]

Refreshing Review: Debra Bell’s The Ultimate Homeschool Planner from Apologia

Part of the beauty of homeschooling is getting to watch God grow you up as the teacher, even as you teach and grow your students. (Okay, the end product is beautiful, but the middle can be a challenge!) At any rate, I have seen God teach me better and better organizational skills, and it’s a […]

Flashback Friday: Burnout is NOT God’sWay!

Many of us are in the throes of a very busy mid-winter season, and there are many things and projects and responsibilities vying for our time and attention. We could all use a bit of a boost in this time, no? Well, Here is a piece from last year that I wrote that might help […]

Home educator tip for the week!

A major part of why I started a blog in the first place is so I could share things that I have learned with you all, things that might make life easier for someone else. One of my jobs these past almost 12 years is to home educate my 3 children (16, 15, and 12). […]