An Open Letter to a Homeschool Mom

Dear Homeschool Mom,

Before you look back to assess the past school year, listen to these three words: You’ve Done Well.

I know it’s hard to accept these words when you’re so hard on yourself. And I don’t blame you. It’s hard not to be hard on yourself when your children’s education is sitting in the palm of your hand. Oftentimes, you beat yourself up about what you could’ve done better. At other times, you wonder if you even have what it takes to continue this job. read more

5 Takeaways for Homeschoolers from the Story of Jesus’ Birth

The story of Jesus’ birth is hands down the best story ever told. This miraculous story fills us with life and hope, and many people can’t hear it without taking something away with them. There’s something for everyone. Even homeschoolers! Here are 5 takeaways for homeschool parents: read more

6 Tips and Quotes to Improve your Homeschool in 2016

Happy New YearA new year is an exciting time! It’s a time that marks new beginnings and offers another fresh 365 days or 8,760 hours. And when you think about it in terms of hours, that’s a whole lot of time to do something great and make significant improvements. Here are six tips and thought-provoking quotes that will help significantly improve your homeschool in 2016: read more

A Christmas Message for Homeschoolers

merry christmasWho would have thought that Mary, a poor Jewish girl, would give birth to the promised Messiah? Mary, herself, was shocked by the news, yet she answered, “Behold the maidservant of the Lord! Let it be to me according to your word.” read more

What’s My Job as a Parent?

What's my job as a parent

From as far back as I can remember, I had an interest in becoming a parent someday. Maybe it came from my desire to be just like my mother. Maybe it was innate. Or maybe this interest was a result of playing with dolls. After all, I was pretty good at caring for my dolls: read more

10 Quotes to Keep Kids Motivated This School Year

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Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.  –Nelson Mandela

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