5 Tips for the Best Homeschool Year Ever

This post contains affiliate links. Please read my disclaimer for more information. I love homeschooling my children. It’s a beautiful lifestyle and I absolutely love being able to adapt to each of my children’s individual learning needs. It’s wonderful, but it’s also really hard. Here are my 5 best tips to have a productive, amazing Read More

A Beginner’s Guide to Minimalism

This post contains affiliate links, click here for details. I’m not an extreme minimalist by any means. I don’t live in a tiny house with empty walls and one pair of shoes, but I do prefer a simple de-cluttered lifestyle. The idea of less in my cabinets, less on my counters and less in my Read More

Homeschooling Tips, Sanity Savers and a Free Crossword

Homeschooling is an amazing calling that has so many benefits.  I love the extra quality time I get to spend with my children. I enjoy watching my kids light up when they retain something new. It’s amazing, and I’m so grateful I took the leap into the world of homeschooling, but it’s also really hard. Read More

How to Love a Special Needs Parent

I’m a special needs mom. That sentence is still a difficult one for me to say, considering the fact that it’s still a fairly new revelation. I’ve always been a special needs parent, I just didn’t know it.  Five months ago my boys were diagnosed, but this disorder has apparently been with them since birth. Read More

How to Stay Motivated on a Monday

This post contains affiliate links. Read my disclaimer for more information. Something terrible happened today. Something that made my Monday even more  difficult… My coffee maker broke! The nerve of this cherished appliance of mine to decide to stop working on a day that I not only value it’s presence, but I RELY on it Read More

An Open Letter to My Teenage Daughter: Advice for Every Young Woman

My daughter is only two, but let me tell you she gives us glimpses of her teenage self daily. Every time she gives us that oh so blatant look of fiery attitude we see a glimpse of her future. How can a soon to be three year old give so much attitude with one quick Read More

The Mom I Never Thought I’d Be

Six months ago I was a different mother than I am today.  My life was not easy, but my days were somewhat care-free in the scheme of things. My life was full of happy chaos, joyful noise and a clear calendar ahead. I worried about trivial things that seemed to matter so much at the Read More

5 Myths About Homeschooling

This post contains affiliate links. Read my disclaimer for more information.  So if you hadn’t already figured out from the title of this post, we are officially a homeschooling family now. There are so many reasons for this new choice, which would be too lengthy to explain in this post, but the biggest reason is Read More