Monthly Archives: August 2012

Top 10 Reasons Homeschooling is Easier

Right off the bat, I need to say that in no way am I ever going to pretend homeschooling is easy — no more than I’ll pretend parenting, running a business while raising small children, and being a disciple of Jesus are easy endeavors. I’m just saying that, for me, homeschooling is a lot easier and much more attractive than the alternatives (which I could also say regarding parenting, running a home-based business, or following Jesus, but that’s not the point of this post). Continue reading Top 10 Reasons Homeschooling is Easier

Overwhelmed

“Take a day off? I don’t even take a morning off.”
“I haven’t ordered dessert in two years.”
“You know that best-selling book everyone loves? I haven’t read it.”
“I haven’t watched TV since last summer. Hey, I’ve been busy.”
(stated by Olympic athletes on a commercial)

I posted this as my Facebook status yesterday because I love the inspiration of that commercial. A friend hadn’t seen that commercial, and while reading the statements she assumed they must have come from a devotional for moms. “Many mothers can say those same things, LOL,” she replied to my post. Continue reading Overwhelmed