Now that you have your children taken care of, what type of things can the homeschool mom do this summer? Here are 9 ideas: 1. Take a break! Use the summer to enjoy your family! Forget about … [Read more...] about 9 Things for Mom to do This Summer
In a slump? Looking for inspiration? Here are 18 tips for remaining creative & inspired -- and keeping the spark lit: Keep going. Persevere. Practice makes perfect. Interact. Interact with … [Read more...] about 18 Tips for Remaining Creative & Inspired!
I remember once reading about one homeschool mom's journey -- about the things she had given up to spend time on her children. She hoped to get back to those things at some other point in her life. I … [Read more...] about Why Your Children Need You to Remain Creative
Homeschooling can consume us -- if we let it. It can become not only what we do, but who we are, the sum total of our existence. Here are 10 ways to stay well-rounded and avoid becoming … [Read more...] about 10 Ways to Stay Well-Rounded
We teach more by what we do than by what we say. Therefore, if I want my children to love to read -- they should see me reading! Besides, I still have a lot to learn. Here are 10 easy ways … [Read more...] about 10 Ways to Read More
Stay focused. Never look around you to see how others are doing. Keep the finish line clearly in view. (Philippians 3:14) Wear the right clothing. You need all of the support you can get. (Ephesians … [Read more...] about 10 Tips from the Track
1. You want to avoid the tyranny of the urgent. By having already set aside a block of time to attack things that come up, you can focus on those things you planned to do with peace of mind -- knowing … [Read more...] about 8 Reasons to Schedule in Blocks
Need tips for avoiding burnout? This past fall many families jumped into homeschooling for the first time. Others made a renewed commitment. But spring has sprung, children are antsy, Mom is tired, … [Read more...] about 6 Tips for Avoiding Burnout
Do you find that you are simply not getting as much done as you used to? The dirty dishes stay around longer. The laundry can be found in piles scattered around the house. Not all of the math problems … [Read more...] about 10 Ideas for Overcoming Lazy Habits
Are you hoping spring blossoms a little early this year? Perhaps it is the letdown after the holidays. Maybe it’s the weather, or being indoors. Perhaps it’s the routine of routine. Whatever IT is, … [Read more...] about 10 Ways to Overcome the February Blahs!