What a Homeschool Mama Needs : A Reminder to BREATHE

Just Breathe

Sometimes I hold my breath. Maybe it’s my reaction to stress that I’ve built up over the years so I could keep moving and not think about it. Maybe it’s holding on to life so hard that my soul’s knuckles are bare and my body doesn’t breathe out of respect. When I’m not breathing, though… […]

Ode to Homeschool Mothers…


Two roads diverged in a wood, and I– I took the one less traveled by, And that has made all the difference. – Robert Frost, The Road Not Taken Every now and then, when I need a little boost, I pull out this old essay and re-read it. It was sent to me by a […]

How is a Homeschool Mom Like a Mathematician?


But mathematics is the sister, as well as the servant, of the arts and is touched with the same madness and genius. ~Harold Marston Morse How is a homeschool mom a mathematician? It’s not because she appears a bit mad at times, and borders on obsessed with her job. And most of us aren’t wearing […]