Making the most of your homeschool year

School days, school days dear old golden rule days...Oh August. Summer is over and school is here and if you find yourself in a bit of a funk or overwhelmed with the thought of homeschooling for the first time, or just hopping back into a new year, I have a few tips. Honestly, they are things I need to remind myself constantly.

Food for thought

1 month out from my cleanse, and I have never been more convinced of the connection between health and spiritual health. I am sharing all my thought provoking revelations the Lord has placed on my heart through this journey so far.

All the Feels

What do you do when you simply have a hard time mustering up the feelings to drive the motivation to keep doing the things you know need to be done to fill in those gaps of not having all the right "feels"? 

Using our gifts for good

We are all given 24 hours in a day. We are all given the gift of life and gifts in this life to steward, and to steward well. In this post, I am sharing with you a conviction that has been on my heart in regards to how we take care of the gifts we are given.

Sacrifice for health; why I gave up coffee

Yes, I gave up coffee and many of my favorite foods. It's a long story, but I am sharing a bit about it with you in hopes that you will geek out with me for a bit on my love of all things health as I share my journey. Also, I gave up coffee, this is a great time to pray for me and my family. ;)

Something had to change

I always resisted a formal schedule because I wanted to take advantage of every perk I assumed in the privilege of homeschooling my children. In my mind, we could do what we wanted, when we wanted and in our pajamas. Read on about how wrong I was.

Homeschooling: 10 tips to get past the mid-year slump

Homeschooling moms, this IS the hardest part of the year. Every year. Routine has become boring and somewhat sub par, lack of routine has turned our brains into a spiral of survival. Not to mention the WEATHER that keeps us inside with kids all day long and all that built up energy we wish would rub off on us just for a bit. I have 10 tips that help me stay encouraged during this time of the year.