Being outnumbered by babies and toddlers: The hardest part of Sarah’s homeschool year

Being outnumbered by babies and toddlers: The hardest part of Sarah's homeschool year

Written by Sarah Mackenzie of Amongst Lovely Things No one likes to be outnumbered. If you’re in a soccer match and the other team has more players on the field than you, it feels like defeat before you begin. I don’t just have more children than … [Continue reading]

Homeschooling an angry child: The hardest part of Jamie’s homeschool year

Homeschooling an angry child The hardest part of Jamie's homeschool year

Written by Jamie Martin of Simple Homeschool and Steady Mom, with the permission of my angry child, who "hopes this story will help others" The whining starts before breakfast. It rapidly escalates to full-blown screaming, and we never know how … [Continue reading]

7 tips for teaching active kids

7 tips for teaching active kids

Written by Alecia Baptiste. My children are now ages 11 through 19, and homeschooling has greatly changed for us over the years. I don't have babies or toddlers running around the house. Everyone is reading fluently and … [Continue reading]

Inspiring homeschool links

Inspiring homeschool links

This post contains affiliate links. Thank you for your support of this site! Just another quick reminder that if you want to make sure you see my status updates on Facebook, now you can! Here's how to do so: Head to Simple Homeschool's … [Continue reading]

Working from home & homeschooling: The hardest part of Kara’s homeschool year

Working from home & homeschooling: The hardest part of Kara's homeschool year

Written by Kara Anderson of Quill and Camera I was laid off from my job as a newspaper editor the day I turned nine months pregnant with my first child. I remember trying to carry my box of desk-junk and pilfered Swingline stapler out to my … [Continue reading]