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10 Signs Your Homeschool Will Be a Success

Are you clawing through your first year of homeschooling? Wondering if you’re going to make it? Will your homeschool be successful? We are over half way through our third year of homeschooling now, and I have been in your shoes. I didn’t know if I was crazy for thinking I could homeschool, how I was going…

Are Homeschooled Kids Thinner than Public School Kids?

Are homeschooled kids heavier than public school kids? Do public school kids have a higher chance than homeschoolers of being obese? These questions were not on my mind at all when I started homeschooling my three kids. I pulled them from public school with the hopes of giving them a high quality, customized, Bible based education that would set…

Why I Finally Decided to Buy My Homeschooler a Desk

When I first started looking into homeschooling, I didn’t know much about it at all. But I did know that buying desks was a super rookie move. I have heard so many homeschool moms laugh and poke fun at the ridiculous idea of setting up little desks in your homeschool room – trying to recreate the look and…

First Day of Homeschooling: What to Expect

Does the thought of your approaching first day of homeschooling make you feel physically ill? When I decided to pull my oldest kid out of public school after kindergarten over three years ago, I was so surprised what a positive response I received from friends and family. I was constantly told what a brave, devoted, and loving mother I was…

Homeschool Socialization: An Uncomfortable Truth

Everywhere I seem to look, people are saying that homeschool socialization is a total myth. Homeschool moms roll their eyes and swap stories of ignorant friends, family members, and strangers who have asked the dreaded question, “What about socialization?” We all collectively sigh and gather our strength, self control, and manners to answer such people. Homeschool moms consider…