A HOMESCHOOLING LIFE
Homeschooling can be overwhelming, guilt-inducing, and hectic . . . we know. We're in the trenches with you. But the truth is, it shouldn't be. Homeschooling can and should be joyful. That's where this page comes in. Homeschooling may not always be easy, but it should be worth it. Family unity, teaching values, lifelong learning, fun activities - all of this can be part of your home and your family. Sometimes the very boost you need when things seem hard, you're out of ideas, or you're just beginning the homeschool lifestyle is some advice and support from seasoned homeschool moms. Grab a cuppa and settle in.
In this section we'll dive into the details of actually teaching your kids on a daily basis. We'll also go over some education philosophy, politics, and inspiration. Then you'll get to peek into what we do in our homeschools.
THE POLITICS OF EDUCATION
It seems absurd that educating children becomes so political until you reflect that shaping the minds of the next generation shapes the world. And so we fight.
Public Schools Are Failing (not a hate on public schools just an honest examination of the problems)
The most important job in the world is being a parent. It's worth doing well. Parenting is draining, confusing, and thankless, but it can also be joyful, fulfilling, and incredibly rewarding. We want to give you a pat on the back and a little of what works for us to make our families successful.
MAKING A HOME
Homeschooling is more than the academics of life, it's all of life. Having the kids home all day every day changes everything. Here are some ways to not only cope, but thrive on the homeschool lifestyle.
A TIDY HOME
It's commonly said that you can't have a clean house and homeschool, but you can. Really.
A BEAUTIFUL HOME
The environment your family lives in is very important. The first step is cleanliness and safety, but then comes beauty.