When everyone is suddenly home

When everyone is suddenly home

All of the sudden everyone is home all the time. Together. And the places to go? Most of them are closed, too. If they aren’t already homeschooled – kids will be home. If possible, many parents are suddenly working remotely, telecommuting from home. Sometimes...
How to homeschool with confidence

How to homeschool with confidence

I’ve noticed that my attitudes get passed along to my children with pretty much zero effort on my part. When I am happy, things mostly flow along happily. When I worry, their worry amps up. When I am frantic, so are they. When I am calm … well, there’s always an...
Children are not problems to solve

Children are not problems to solve

This post is part of our how to homeschool lots of kids with babies and toddlers series. Be sure to read the rest of the series. I remember vainly sifting through the vendor hall at the Great Homeschool Convention searching for something – almost anything...
When Morning Time is not about adding more

When Morning Time is not about adding more

Morning Time is the most important part of our school day. In our homeschool, we have always had a portion of our day set aside as a type of “Morning Time” because so many of the benefits of community learning in short lessons are found there. We homeschool – at...
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