Being a homeschool mom is not easy. And you know – honestly – I never saw myself being here. I didn’t have anything against homeschooling. It’s incredibly rewarding, even with some of its challenges. It’s just something that I didn’t think I would be doing. After all, my eldest son is 18 and graduating this year.
Believe it or not – enjoying the warm weather of summer and learning can go hand in hand! Children (and parents) naturally enjoy the carefree days of summer. Many parents and educators worry about losing the learning momentum during summertime, whether it’s due to a less structured schedule, or weather that just doesn’t scream “library time.”
I am a relatively new homeschooling mom. My oldest son is a high school junior and attends public school. However, when I started staying home a few years ago, I started to think about things a little differently. My cousin homeschooled both of her daughters. I also had a few friends that homeschooled their children