Homeschooling with depression: The hardest part of Shawna’s homeschool year

Homeschooling with depression: The hardest part of Shawna's homeschool year

Written by Shawna Wingert of Not the Former Things As I woke, I felt a familiar dread spread throughout my body. I had barely opened my eyes, but already felt anxious and sad about what the day would bring. I wanted to turn over, pull the covers … [Continue reading]

Inspiring homeschool links

Inspiring homeschool links

This post contains affiliate links. Thank you for your support of this site! Jonathan (almost 11) is thrilled about this year's tomato harvest! Enjoy this week's homeschool links: Cultivating a well-trained mind (a podcast with Susan Wise … [Continue reading]

The secret to Teaching from Rest (and a giveaway!)

Teaching from Rest

Written by Sarah Mackenzie of Amongst Lovely Things We’re tiptoeing to the end of summer, and if you’re anything like me, you’re looking over your plans for the school year, making sure you’ve dotted your i’s, crossed your t’s, that you’ve stocked … [Continue reading]

Giveaway: $220 geography package from Pin It! Maps

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This giveaway has ended; thanks for your interest! Welcome to another back-to-homeschool giveaway--sponsored by Pin It! Maps. From Sara of Pin It! Maps: "Excite your children with hands-on geography fun! Pin It! Maps are large … [Continue reading]

The one word to remove from your vocabulary this school year

The one word to remove from your vocabulary this school year

Jamie Martin, editor of Simple Homeschool, also blogs about motherhood at Steady Mom Recently I chatted with another homeschooling mom at a friend's baby shower. Talking about our kids, our lives, our homeschool days, she then lowered her voice … [Continue reading]