Inspire Your Children to Want to Learn

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It’s as simple as this: You can’t expect your children to love learning if you don’t love to learn. If learning isn’t a joy it’s difficult to expect them to develop a joy for learning. Children learn what they live so as parents we must ask ourselves how we are living whenever we want ourcontinue reading

Simple Solution for Bedtime Battle

Simple Solution for Bedtime Battle

Dear Susan, I work from home and my husband works and goes to graduate school.  My son, 18 months old is a bright ball of energy.  He does nap but only if I rock him to sleep. And he always sneaks into our bed at night.  I’m too tired to fight it so I just let himcontinue reading

Letting Go As A Parent

Letting Go As A Parent

Letting go seems to be the hardest thing for parents to do.  It seems the hardest for mothers to do. There is nothing wrong with this feeling and as a mother, I can completely relate to the feelings of loss and despair. But, as parents we must be aware that our children are with uscontinue reading

Start a love triangle.


Have you ever considered starring in a love triangle? No, no, nothing that will land you trouble or be the basis for a network television special. This love triangle features you and your child. Here’s how it goes: 1-1-1. For each direction you give {let’s get ready to go to the park}, each correction youcontinue reading

An Education that Stands the Test of Time

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A revolution is in education is occurring and we are experiencing this very important time in history firsthand. Real education is bursting at the seams, but if you’re not properly prepared it can be the best of times or the worst of times to home educate. The best time to home educate is now. Why?continue reading

Be the Mom in Your Homeschool


When talking homeschooling with parents who don’t homeschool, how often have you heard comments like:  “I could never teach my children because I don’t know math” or one of my favorites “All I know how to do is shop” or “I could never homeschool because my children don’t listen to me”? Throughout the years homeschoolingcontinue reading