The Margin Of Motherhood

The Margin of Motherhood Are you trying to fit in 100 things at once? Are you seriously busy? Is your schedule fully booked? Are you always late? Is there a niggling feeling that you never have enough time? Do you wish you had 20 more hours in your day? Is a good...

Homeschool Burnout – It’s the Season

 A Cyclical Homeschool Burnout I have noticed a cyclical homeschool burnout for me at winter time. I am halfway through the year and my initial enthusiasm has dried up. I’m cold, sickness is going around and I don’t want to get out of bed in the morning.  Now I...
How Much Does Homeschooling Cost?

How Much Does Homeschooling Cost?

Inquiring homeschoolers often ask, ‘How much does homeschooling cost?’. This is not an easy question to answer. Not only do families vary in size but also in income, children’s ages, educational approaches, and individual gifts, talents and interests of the parents...

20 Homeschooling Questions To Ask Yourself

20 Homeschooling Questions To Ask Yourself When you go into homeschooling you also bring a large amount of preconceived ideas and values that you don’t even know are there. Here are more than 20 questions to ask yourself. The answers influence the way we homeschool....

Giving Myself Permission – Mother Time

Permission For Mother Time When you’re homeschooling, caring for your family is a 24/7 job. If you’re not cleaning the house, preparing meals, or doing the washing, then you’re probably supervising homeschool lessons, running kids around or organising the family...