Homeschool Support & Encouragement
Encouragement for your Homeschool Journey
Helpful Homeschooling Podcasts for Parents
Sometimes, you just wish you could have someone in your ear encouraging you on your day to day homeschooling life. That’s the beauty of podcasts. You can call up an episode on a specific topic or with a specific expert and get some insight into whatever you need help with. Or even just get re-inspired to continue on. Or a new idea to make life flow easier. Here are a few Canadian podcasts which are great for homeschool parents.
Homeschool Burnout Survival Tips
Homeschooling places a lot of demand on you, Mom or Dad. If you are already feeling like you’ve hit the wall, and are tired, stressed, frazzled, and at the end of your rope….. there is hope. Here, you will find a collection of tips and ideas for surviving a homeschool burnout.
Wondering What All Those Homeschool Terms Mean?
Homeschooling is hard enough without trying to figure out all the jargon thrown around. This alphabetical homeschool glossary of terms is a quick reference list to help you understand the various words and acronyms you may encounter.
Homeschooling and Socialization: The Big Question
One of the most common misconceptions about homeschooling is that it negatively impacts a child's social development. A version of the question What about socialization? has been asked of many homeschoolers. In this post, we're going to dive into homeschooling and socialization - along with tips and advice.
Self-Care for Homeschoolers
When you hear self care, do you imagine things like spa days or getaways? Moms Night Out? These are options, but they aren’t the only (or necessary) way to get refilled. Here are some ideas of how you can squeeze some “me time” into a busy homeschool life - even if you only have 5 minutes.
What to Consider When Buying or Selling Used Homeschool Curriculum in Canada
Do you want to save some money and buy used books and homeschool curriculum? Or maybe you have a pile of books that you are done with and you’re looking for ways to sell it? Where do you start? And what do you need to know? That's what we cover in this post!
How to Start a Homeschool Co-op (with a free workbook!)
Homeschool co-ops are a great way to socialize and fit in some group learning. If you’re sold on the idea of co-ops, but there isn’t one in your community, what can you do? Start your own homeschool co-op! This post (and free workbook) help walk you through the questions to consider to start your own!
How to Get Alone Time as a Busy Homeschool Mom
The secret to alone time as a busy homeschool mom is prioritization. You have to intentionally find moments in your day that are set aside just for you to recharge and reset without taking away from the other responsibilities you have. Here are some ideas on how to get alone time as a busy homeschool parent.
What Is Deschooling And Why Is It Important For Homeschooling?
When you pull your child out of school and start researching homeschooling, you might stumble across the word deschooling. Many times, this is one of the many homeschool terms that floods in from online homeschool groups whenever someone asks for advice getting started. But what is deschooling? And why should you do it?