FAQ: As a homeschooler, how do I know when we’re doing enough? Spending enough time, doing enough subjects, giving the kids a "good education"? Enough is such a subjective question! The culture around us is always saying “more” and that as moms we should be doing “better”. It’s even ... VIEW POST
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Homeschooling is a huge undertaking, and it often requires a huge investment of time and energy. But that doesn't mean it isn't doable for the average family! Contrary to popular opinion, homeschoolers are not some breed of supermoms who do it all and do it all right! And, many families have ... VIEW POST
Faithfulness. There are a lot of positive things I can say about my husband but whether we are are in the best of times or our worst of times, I am sure of one thing: he is faithful. Sometimes we think of being faithful in marriage as oh, we didn’t commit adultery. (Okay, so ... VIEW POST
I haven’t bought brown paper bags in for-ever. But with Joe working in an office now I get to pack his lunch! Plus with paper bags I can even decorate the outside :) And I really can't complain because he's a simple man who is very happy to eat peanut butter and jelly every day :) I know some ... VIEW POST
Over the years as I have talked with many potential homeschoolers, one of the common concerns is, “my kids would never listen to me!” Well, welcome to the club, I don’t know many kids who always listen to their parents. But don’t confuse the two: Your kids’ ability to listen is a parenting issue- ... VIEW POST
Joe’s wrapping up his first official week working in the WCIC office!! It’s been an adjustment for me getting used to him being gone after having him home for so long. I really missed him!! So I love it when he texts me to let me know he’s leaving. One thing we have always done in our marriage is to ... VIEW POST