7 Tips for Overcoming Homeschool Mommy Burnout

At some point in the year most of us reach that burnout point in our homeschooling adventure. Frazzled Mom went so far to call January, National Homeschool Burnout Month.  This incited an interesting conversation on our local homeschool support group. …

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When You Just Want to Cry

“I’m so tired of this! I just want to cry!” I called my friend today to check in on her, make sure she was okay. And it turned out she just was completely overwhelmed. I’ve been there, said the exact same …

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Keeping the HOME in Homeschooling – Part 2

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Earlier I shared how I have to have at least one day (preferably two) at home during the week. Nothing gets scheduled on those days, unless I have absolutely no other choice. This is a sanity thing. There are just …

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Keeping the HOME in Homeschooling – Part 1

Sometimes I have to FIGHT to keep the home in homeschooling.  I have to plan and preciously guard that home time. If you’ve homeschooled for more than 6 months, you may understand what I’m talking about here. If you don’t …

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59 Ideas for Taking Care of You

Ever have that need to just re-charge? I do. This last weekend I was really sad, over a variety of things. But on Sunday I was totally recharged by getting together with a new friend over coffee. Just two homeschooling …

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