Homeschool Burnout and How to Overcome It: 10 Quick Tips for Beating Burnout

February is known as homeschool burnout month. It’s when the days can seem long due to dreary weather, rampant illness, and the resulting loneliness. Some moms just feel weary. Some moms are calling the school down the street to ask about immediate enrollment. [But if you’re completely physically, mentally, and emotionally drained and can barely […]

Saints Club

Are you one of those moms who really wants to do more to celebrate the liturgical year but just can’t seem to fit it in or maybe just can’t get motivated to put in the extra effort on top of everything else? If you know 3-7 other moms in the same situation, I might have […]

Enough: Do I Have What it Takes to Homeschool (You do)

Am I smart enough to homeschool? (I never had good grades in school…) Am I qualified enough to homeschool? (I’m not a certified teacher…) Am I patient enough to homeschool? (I lose my temper just about every day…) Does any of this sound familiar? Whether you’re considering homeschooling or have been homeschooling for many years, […]

Panic to Surrender: A Homeschool Mom’s Back-to-School Emotions

We start our school year next week, and my emotions are all over the place as I prepare for our 13th official year of home education. The anticipation of a new academic year has always been appealing to me. I love brand new notebooks and pencils (only Ticonderoga) and books! New books are like an […]