An Inspirational Story: Battling Cancer While Homeschooling

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You’d think that those free radicals that mutate cells and cause cancer would know that homeschool moms are too busy to deal with cancer. But no.  Unfortunately that’s not even close to true. In fact, every year in the last …

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Choosing the Homeschooling, Work-at-Home Lifestyle

A dear person in Greg and I’s life is struggling right now with parenting and her role, and reconciling her situation to what she dreamed of, and Greg pointed out to me how fortunate we were. I look at him …

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Taking Time to Step Back & Re-Evaluate Your Role

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Eleven months ago, for the first time in 14 years, I stopped working. And for the next six months, I focused on what was truly important in my world. It was one of the most difficult things I’ve had to …

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How to Overcome Homeschool Burnout: 8 Free Resources to Encourage You

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It’s that time of year again, where homeschool moms and teachers alike start to feel that weariness of the school year. Homeschool burnout isn’t a new thing – in fact it isn’t even unique to homeschoolers. I have friends who …

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Are You Taking Care of Your Heart?

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Heart Disease – Heart healthy – you may hear these terms and think of them for others, maybe even your husband. I know I do. But do you ever stop and think about how they relate to you? Are you …

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