When to Temporarily Step Away from Your Homeschool

There are definitely times when you are homeschooling, that the prevailing wisdom is to temporarily lay down the pencil and paper and take up something that may require you to set aside your formal homeschool for a few days, or a week or maybe even two.  We don’t do it often, but each year we […]

Math: God’s Creative Building Blocks!

Prior to becoming a Christian homeschooling mother, I never gave math much thought.  I got through it in school (more like survived it) and then I put it all behind me, thinking it wouldn’t matter much  in “real life” once I was out of school.  I never, in 21 years as a Christian, heard the […]

Teaching Your Children to Pursue Excellence!

The pursuit of excellence is a Godly principle.  It’s expected, from what I can see of Scripture.  We are told in 2 Corinthians 8:7: “But as you excel in everything—in faith, in speech, in knowledge, in all earnestness, and in our love for you—see that you excel in this act of grace also.” We also […]