How do I take care of myself as a homeschooling mom?

TOPIC: Someone was reminding me today of the importance of self-care. What do you do to take care of yourself on a daily basis (physically/ spiritually /mentally/ emotionally)? How do you refresh yourself on an ongoing basis? What do you do when you are struggling?...

How do I cope with rainy days?

TOPIC: How do you cope with rainy days? When it is too icky to go outside, or stay outside long, what do you do to get your children's energy out? How do you cope with feelings of being cooped-up inside? ANSWERS: One of my kids' favorite things to do inside was to set...

How do I integrate Christmas and homeschooling?

TOPIC: What is the best part of homeschooling in December? What is your favourite Christmas tradition?   What is your best time-saving trick for Christmas? What do you do to keep your focus Christ-centered in the midst of the busyness? ANSWERS: The best part of...

What outside classes do my children take?

TOPIC: What outside classes do your children take? What community resources help you in schooling your children? What local activities do you access? What  great finds are there in your community? ANSWERS: My children are taking gymnastics, piano, and home learners’...