The following is a post by contributor Angie Kauffman of Real Life at Home.
Homeschooling is such an amazing educational and lifestyle choice. The benefits of it are plentiful, and often get touted by homeschoolers.
There’s another side to homeschooling, however. That other side is that homeschooling can be challenging.
It can drain you mentally and physically. Even if it’s worth it, it is not an easy lifestyle to choose.
On the up side, however, there are things you can do when you’re feeling discouraged in your homeschooling lifestyle to help change your mindset and lighten your mood. Sometimes, it’s just about making changes in logistics and in your thinking.
As an added bonus, it may also help your children feel better too.