Homeschooling is a demanding, 24/7 job. Especially when my children were young it was difficult because I felt like was always on duty. I would often feel guilty when I made comments about wanting a break. I came to realize that I needed time away so I could rest and recharge in order to be a better mom and teacher. In this episode, you will find strategies and tips to help you find time to recharge and encouragement to let go of the guilt.
What we talked about
- Being the responsible adult is demanding and tiring. It is important to ask for help from others we trust. And our children gain a lot from learning from others too!
- Options for how you can schedule time away from your children.
- How training your children in good habits helps them become self-sufficient. Now that my children are able to do more for themselves, I am able to rest and recharge easier.
Links and resources mentioned on the show
- Encouraging Maturity With Responsibilities And Privileges Lists
- The Day I Told My Kids I Was Going To Work
- Find more encouragement on my YouTube channel
- Featured Triumphant Learning Product: Stepping Into Self-Education
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