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Five Daily Affirmations for Homeschooling Mamas

I created these 5 affirmations to encourage myself and other homeschooling mamas during the times of discouragement and doubt that we all experience on our homeschool journeys. Affirmations help to inspire us and remind us of why we do what we do.  Read these FIVE empowering affirmations daily to help…

12 Ways to Keep Your Kids Engaged: When They’re Disinterested and You’re Ready to Give up

It’s that time of year when the weather starts to warm up and students start to shut down. Many parents are experiencing end-of-the-year burnout for the first time as they educate their children at home. Children have become disinterested in distance learning and parents are ready to give up. Even…

7 Tips for Encouraging Reluctant Writers

When my son was a year old he saw his sisters holding pencils and writing, and he wanted to do it too. As he got a little older, he began to find writing frustrating. It was challenging for him to figure out how to write his letters properly, spell correctly,…

My Top 5 Best Tips for New Home Educators

My Top 5 homeschool tips are based on principles that I’ve learned in my now 16-year homeschooling journey. I apply them in my homeschool daily and have given one or all of them as homeschooling advice for years. I hope they bless you, encourage you, and empower you. Tip #1…

Best Free and Low-Cost Resources for Unexpected Homeschoolers

With schools closing across the nation, many parents have found themselves homeschooling unexpectedly and are seeking free and low-cost resources. I know firsthand how overwhelming searching for homeschool resources can be, so here is a compilation of blog posts and websites to help make finding resources for homeschooling easier. All…

15 Quotes to Encourage and Motivate Homeschooling Mamas

Hard days… We all have them. But it can be extremely discouraging on those overwhelmingly hard days.  Lately, my family and I have been in a super busy season.  Our days have been long and hectic. We have homeschool lessons, co-op classes, private music lessons,  Japanese language lessons, and math…

The Importance of Learning Black History Year-Round + Our Favorite Black History Resources

As black homeschooling families, we have a unique opportunity to educate our children in meaningful ways that can significantly impact the culture. One of the primary ways we can impact the culture is by teaching our children Black history year-round. By doing this, we are teaching them true history, not…