Category: Getting Started with Homeschooling

Homeschooling Due to Coronavirus: A Gentle Temporary Routine

Are you more terrified of having to temporarily homeschool your kids than getting infected with Coronavirus?  You’re not alone friend. I mean at least with Coronavirus, you have some sort of idea of what you’re up against – fever, cough, runny nose, fatigue, right? Homeschooling is a completely different animal that is a sea of…

The #1 Tip Every New Homeschooler Needs to Hear

Are you in the trees with anxiety about starting to homeschool your children? I’ve so been there. Preparing for my first year of homeschooling was a special kind of nerve wracking. I had no idea what I was doing and I knew it. As you can tell… I didn’t fail – and even started a…

Our New Homeschool Room: Take a Tour!

I wrote a post months ago lamenting that I had finally found a perfect set up for our homeschool room…and then we were suddenly moving. The move turned out to be SUCH a blessing, but there was a lot that needed to be done to get the homeschool room up and running again. And of course I was…

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…

5 Homeschool Room Essentials: What I Can’t Live Without!

We are one month into our third year of homeschooling and I finally got my classroom the way I want it – with all the homeschool room essentials up and running. I love the way it looks and its super functional for our 3rd grader, kindergartener, and preschooler. And we just found out we’re moving in a month…