Is there something God has placed on your heart, but you don’t feel you have time to do? Here are tips for finding time in your week to pursue your passions.
I can’t fit it all in! Something will have to give…Oh, wait. I don’t have to fit it all. Learning does not happen only during the “school day.” Learning is a lifestyle. Learning happens all day, every day whether you plan it or not. Here are five ways you can create a lifestyle of learning for you and your children.
When I first started thinking about this post and what was essential for our homeschool to succeed, I thought I would be making a list of products and curriculum we love. However, when I actually started brainstorming my list it looked nothing like I thought it would. There were no references to supplies or curriculum, but instead focused on intangibles. These ten intangible homeschool essentials allow me to homeschool through difficult times, find joy in the process, and keep my homeschool on course.
I have had many people ask me if I like homeschooling. YES! I love homeschooling. My children learn in the way best for them (which is sometimes while hanging upside down). We can have lessons outside, in the morning, late at night, on a trip, basically anywhere and any time. I can be there to celebrate the highs and help them through the lows. But it’s not all smiles and
Learning doesn’t happen only during “school hours.” Some of the best learning happens while traveling. Our family enjoys traveling—both related to work and purely pleasure vacations. We have all learned a lot while traveling and created wonderful memories that will last a lifetime. Here’s some of what we have learned and our 25 favorite car activities. Real life learning while traveling How to Pack a Suitcase I turn over packing their
“Mom, we are going to the basement to sharpen our pencils.” I called as my brother and I went downstairs. We crossed the room and entered our aunt’s basement apartment; then we froze in fear. There was a lump under the covers on her bed. In my seven-year-old imagination, someone was under those covers waiting to jump out and grab my brother and me. Instead of running out of