Category: Encouragement

20 More Public School Things We Kissed Goodbye for Homeschooling

Last year I wrote one of my most popular blog posts – 20 Public School Things We Kissed Goodbye for Homeschooling. Over the last year of homeschooling, I have come up with so many more things to add to that list that I decided to write a whole new post! Keep in mind, these are not necessarily the reasons why…

7 Myths About Homeschool Curriculum Shopping

My best friend is slowly circling the idea of pulling her kids from school and starting to homeschool. So…the texts are starting to roll in about what I think about various homeschool curriculums. I felt so tired reading those texts as I remembered my first round of exhausting research into the world of homeschool curriculum. There is so…

You Might Be a Homeschool Mom If…

Are you a conservative, introverted woman who wears jean jumpers, no make up, and white keds? I hate to tell you, but I don’t know what you are because I’ve never met a homeschool mom who looks like that. Yes, there are stereotypes (and we like to laugh about them – most of the time), but…

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…

10 Signs of A Homeschool Mom with Terrible Self Care

If you are reading this, then you’re probably a homeschool mom who already knows she has issues with self care. You just want to confirm it and maybe find out how bad it is. Self care is a problem for most moms – it is a draining, sacrificial job to raise children! Being a homeschool mom though, takes…