Homeschooling: Dealing with the Challenges, Celebrating the Positives – a visit with Alisa

Life always look rosier after a coffee chat with a good friend. I've been blessed to have just such a friend in Alisa. She makes a mean cup of french press coffee and has been a delight and an encouragement to me for several years now. Honestly, our visits have been too few and far between, but that … [Read more...]

Homeschooling: Fabulous Times and Hard Things – a visit with Kim

Have you ever met someone and thought, "Wow, I just like to hang out with them. I think I could learn so much just by spending time with them." That's how I felt when first meeting my friend Kim. We first were introduced by mutual friends and ever since, I'm always blessed by the time we may get to … [Read more...]

Homeschooling: What I’ve Learned & Loved plus What Challenged Me – A Visit With Maddy

Homeschooling moms make friends in the strangest places. Like Aldi parking lot. For real. Several years ago, while my 8 year old daughter and I were loading the back of my vehicle with a month's worth of groceries, a mom with her three young children began loading groceries into the trunk of their … [Read more...]

5 Days of Wit and Wisdom from Veteran Homeschooling Moms

Join me next week for a visit with some of my favorite people on the planet. These ladies have influenced and encouraged me in a myriad of ways. Their friendships have been a special blessing to me and I've asked them to share a few things as a blessing to you. So, grab a cup of coffee (or tea or … [Read more...]

Dear Homeschool Mom, You ARE Enough!

  Dear Homeschool Mom, I know those voices you hear - "Can I do this?" "Am I really qualified to teach your children?" "Am I enough?" I'm here to say "Yes! Yes! Yes! Yes, you can! Yes, you are!" That voice of doubt, the nay-sayers in our lives can get the best of us if we let them. … [Read more...]