Single Parents Homeschooling

Single Parents Homeschooling

Single valentine’s for single parents. Now there’s something that would get noticed. By a few people. Valentine’s Day is here. I am trying to recall the last Valentine’s Day I spent with my significant other. Now, my (oh too distant) husband. The sad thing is, I am having difficulty remembering […]

Single Parents Homeschooling

introverts raising extroverted children

Fast-forward a little over a year and this article makes me laugh. Because I was indeed a hot mess dealing with the demands on my time. Most of which were because someone else was trying to manage a hot mess of their own. My extroverted children are still extroverts. I […]

Single Parents Homeschooling

History on Screen Recently, my daughter and I were watching A Charlie Braown Thanksgiving. There were two other movies that followed it. The second was about the history of Thanksgiving. Charlie Brown’s portrayal of American history in This is America, Charlie Brown was partially correct. At least there were some entertaining scenes. […]

Single Parents Homeschooling

work at ahome and homeschool

A Childlike Heart Equals… A child can teach an adult three things: To be happy for no reason. To always be curious. To fight tirelessly for something. – Paulo Coelho Children are happy because they don’t have a file in their minds called “All the Things That Could Go Wrong” […]

Single Parents Homeschooling

I found meditation one year ago. Even though I felt a great calm during my nature walks, it never lasted. I didn’t know how to maintain the focus – the feeling. I would always end up flying off the handle or mutilating some poor, undeserving butterfly bush. It wasn’t until […]

Single Parents Homeschooling

setting priorities worksheet

Oh, the Good Life After my first daughter, life was tranquil. She was my absolute focus. Our family was still living in the states and she was our beloved miracle baby. She was the baby I cried and prayed over. What she was not was glue to keep a broken […]

Single Parents Homeschooling

avoid homeschool burnout

How would you define homeschool burnout? First of all, what is “burnout”? Merriam-Webster defines burnout as: the condition of someone who has become very physically and emotionally tired after doing a difficult job for a long time So, therefore, it would be safe to define “homeschool burnout” as the condition […]