Beach Hacks for an Enjoyable Family Vacation

We look forward to our beach vacation every year and it is the most fun! I am a beach girl, always have been! My parents took me and my sister to the beach almost every year and now my husband and children have developed that very same love for the beach! Being a homeschool family, … Continue Reading

Practicing Gratitude

I’ll admit I have a problem. For the longest time I have always focused on the negative and why things aren’t going the way I want them to. I’m not sure where I picked up this terrible habit but I figured now is the time to change my way of thinking! Most negative thinking is … Continue Reading

Homeschooling Must Reads

Books…..Books…..and more BOOKS!!!! I think I may have an addiction to books regarding homeschooling. Here recently I have been on a shopping spree of some very wonderful books and now I’m trying to figure out which one to read first. Most normal people buy one book at a time….well not me. I just get SUPER … Continue Reading

Finding Your Self-Worth in the Scriptures

Ever since I was young I have struggled with low self-esteem. I have no reason to be self-conscious of what I look like or how I talk or even what people think of me, but I fail miserably. However, My identity is in Christ, but the devil can creep into our minds in the most subtle … Continue Reading

Homeschool Struggles: Where you can find comfort

We Are Going To Get REAL….Homeschooling Is HARD!   First there is the planning, which to be honest I have very good intentions of planning out the first 6 months of my homeschool year and it never happens. I need to improve on that! Planning takes TONS of time and ENERGY and many supplies! I … Continue Reading

A typical Classical Conversations Community day

A Day in the Life of Classical Conversations Community Day… Our family has been apart of the Classical Conversations community for two years now and I have tutored for almost one year! We always look forward to the week’s community day in our family as it is when we get to see our friends and … Continue Reading

Discover your Homeschool Style

One of the many reasons I love about homeschooling is the freedom to choose how and what we learn and what style will work for my family as a whole!! There is an endless array of curriculum choices, methodologies, and inspirational ideas that we can pull from but when it comes to defining your homeschool … Continue Reading

Why We Homeschool

The education of your child is one of the most important decisions you will make in their lives. Where will they attend school? Private or Public? Should you homeschool? Do we want them to have a Christian education? These are all questions parents have to contemplate when their child is getting to the age of … Continue Reading

5 ways to Conquer A Rough Day

From one Weary Mom to another: Yesterday was a rough day! My kids were asking for a snack every 5 minutes or complaining about having to get some school work done. There were 2 drinks full of sweet tea that were split all over the place (cleaner came the day before). Mommy monster had come … Continue Reading

Homeschool Q & A:…

HOMESCHOOL Q & A: ANSWERING MOMS #1 QUESTIONS Hello homeschool moms, Future homeschool moms, or moms exploring homeschool! I am a homeschool mom of four … Continue Reading