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Learn How to Conquer Negativity and Find Support

Learn How to Conquer Negativity and Find Support

This entry is part 6 of 6 in the series 12 Simple Steps to Homeschooling

We have reached our halfway point in this series!  Today we are going to tackle a tough topic. But before we get into that if you missed the last article you can find it here, Insightful Homeschool Room Solutions to Fit Your Space. So far, I have addressed a lot of concrete day to day activities. Now it’s time to talk about the harder side of homeschooling, finding support and dealing with negativity.

Insightful Homeschool Room Solutions to Fit Your Space

Insightful Homeschool Room Solutions to Fit Your Space

This entry is part 5 of 6 in the series 12 Simple Steps to Homeschooling

Today we are going to start getting a little creative and talk about where you are going to homeschool.  If you missed our last article, The Secret to a Perfect Schedule is Easier Than You Think, just follow the link.  Have you thought about the actual area or room you will homeschool?  There are so many different possibilities! Setting up a room When I started homeschooling my boys 8 years ago, we started with an entire room dedicated to school.  I…

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The Secret to a Perfect Schedule is Easier Than You Think

The Secret to a Perfect Schedule is Easier Than You Think

This entry is part 4 of 6 in the series 12 Simple Steps to Homeschooling

Welcome back to Step 4 in the 12 Simple Steps to Homeschooling Series! We are discussing setting a schedule and a routine for your homeschool.  I am warning you now this is a long one so if you don’t have time right now bookmark it for later.  There is some good stuff in here.  If you missed Step 3, it was How Setting Simple Goals Will Make This Your Best Year Homeschooling.  

How Setting Simple Goals Will Make This Your Best Year Homeschooling

How Setting Simple Goals Will Make This Your Best Year Homeschooling

This entry is part 3 of 6 in the series 12 Simple Steps to Homeschooling

You have made it to the 2nd week in our 12 Simple Steps to Homeschooling Series! Hopefully, by now you have picked a curriculum.  If you haven’t picked a curriculum yet and need help deciding, go check out my last article How to Pick a Curriculum: 6 Important Questions to Ask.  In part 3 we will be discussing setting goals for your homeschool and getting your children involved in coming up with ideas.

How to Pick a Curriculum: 6 Important Questions to Ask

How to Pick a Curriculum: 6 Important Questions to Ask

This entry is part 2 of 6 in the series 12 Simple Steps to Homeschooling

Welcome back to the 2nd post in the series, 12 Simple Steps to Homeschooling. You have made the decision to homeschool and defined your reasons.  I’m hoping you did your homework from the last article.  If you are new or haven’t done it yet, I am referring to 12 Simple Steps to Homeschooling: The Beginning.  Today we are going to be talking about how to pick a curriculum.

12 Simple Steps to Homeschooling: The Beginning

12 Simple Steps to Homeschooling: The Beginning

This entry is part 1 of 6 in the series 12 Simple Steps to Homeschooling

Welcome to 12 Simple Steps to Homeschooling! I am excited to invite you to embark on a new journey with me. We are going to dive into the essentials of homeschooling with 12 Simple Steps to Homeschooling.  When you first approach homeschooling and search it on the internet, thousands of websites pop up.  Suddenly you are flooded with information about curriculums, homeschooling styles, unit studies, and more.  Where do you start?  How do you go about sorting through the pieces?

My Nomination for the Liebster Award

My Nomination for the Liebster Award

The Liebster Award   For those of you that have been following my blog from the beginning this post is going to stand out a little from the others. That is because this post is not about homeschooling or parenting. Instead, I am honored to share with you that I have been nominated for the Liebster Award by Alyson of Down Home Decor and More. Click here for a link to her blog and that post!

How to Survive a Terrible, Horrible, Very Hard Week, Homeschooling

How to Survive a Terrible, Horrible, Very Hard Week, Homeschooling

As I am writing this we are experiencing one of those hard weeks in homeschooling.  Sometimes despite all our careful planning, life happens, and things go wrong.  Sometimes what starts off as a normal average week turns into a complete disaster and you are ready to admit defeat.  How do you get through it?

Paralyzing Fear Faced by New Bloggers – One Blogger’s Perspective

Paralyzing Fear Faced by New Bloggers – One Blogger’s Perspective

Sometimes in life, we encounter fear.

We Are All Mothers — “Socialization” the Elephant in the Room

We Are All Mothers — “Socialization” the Elephant in the Room

Socialization! Ohh I said it. It’s like saying Voldemort’s name out loud. Very scary! No one talks about it to a homeschooling family. Instead, they talk behind their backs. Their kid is going to grow up so weird. So unsocialized…!

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