As part of the team at Hip Homeschool Moms, I wrote this post about easy ways to feed the multitudes during busy homeschool days. Get some ideas and adapt them for your family, then share how you keep up with three meals a day! Wouldn’t it be nice if there were a magical homeschool cafeteria, […]
Homeschooling at This Lovely Place
Encouragement and practical tips for homeschooling your children, shared from 26 years of homeschooling experience and graduating seven (so far).
Twenty-seven years and counting….when we started homeschooling with one little kindergartner, it’s a good thing I didn’t know it would be such a production. At the time we had four young children and I had no idea that eight more would follow. As the years have passed, we’ve graduated seven students, with five to go. […]
Planning a great homeschool year can be fun or it can be overwhelming, depending on your personality and circumstances. In the midst of summer vacations, gardening and trips to the pool, you have to fit in time to think, plan and get stuff ready. If you take the summer off from formal academics like we […]
It was a bitterly cold, cloudy afternoon. It had been a regular homeschool day, complicated by bad news from the plumber’s visit. Kids had scattered to their rooms and all around the house. The lingering effects of a cold virus threatened to overwhelm me with self-pity. I shuffled into the kitchen to heat a cup […]