Category: Undecided

Public School vs Homeschool: A Teacher Turned Homeschooler Weighs In

Deciding about public school vs homeschool is a big decision! There is a so much to consider as you decide what is best for your family. It is such a treat for me to share with you the wisdom and insight from my friend, Amanda, about her decision to homeschool her kids! She is a former public school teacher and…

20 Public School Things We Kissed Goodbye for Homeschooling

I think people feel a little bit sorry for me that I homeschool. I feel like they imagine this very stressful and suffocating existence, where I am never without my kids. I work tirelessly doing something that the government has offered to do for free. Truthfully, there are hard days. I have to figure out how to teach while my…

What Do You Do All Day? A Peek Into Our Daily Homeschool Routine

When I was first considering homeschooling, I was painfully curious about what a normal homeschooling day would look like. What do homeschoolers do all day? Is it school all day long? Would I be standing in front of a whiteboard for hours? School done before lunch? Is everybody lying around in their pajamas? Do you ever get to leave the…

3 Reasons You Need to Stop Thinking about Homeschooling and Go For It!

Have you been thinking about homeschooling for awhile? Do you find yourself clicking on all the Pinterest or Facebook articles on homeschooling…and then thinking…well…it all sounds great…maybe next year. I’m gonna wait till someone else teaches my kid to read. I’m gonna wait till we make more money…

Why I finally pulled my kid from public school and started homeschooling

It took me a long time to transition from being a registered nurse in a fast paced Emergency Room to being a stay at home mom. When I say a long time, I mean like years. I definitely did not have any plans or thoughts to homeschool. Don’t get me wrong, I love my kids! …but the…