Sometimes happy homeschooling is all about perspective.
Silence feels like a rare commodity in my life right now, and I miss it.
It’s not just okay to let go of being perfect — it’s essential.
What brings you homeschool joy?
Making the most of today and being present in the moment doesn’t mean making today perfect.
You can't do everything, be everything, buy everything — nobody can. So why do homeschool moms feel so guilty about it?
It’s not that homeschool parents don’t want to be happy—it’s that we trick ourselves into believing that we should only get to be happy when we’re doing it all just right.
So often, the secret to happiness—in homeschooling and the rest of our lives—is to let go.
The OK days are part of homeschool life, and we should give them more credit than we do.
Sometimes in the middle of a busy homeschool life, silence is the most beautiful sound. Lisa celebrates the magic of a moment of silence.
“Tell yourself that you and your children have all the time in the world to learn whatever you want.”
A key to happy homeschooling is learning to recognize the creativity, imagination, exploration, learning, and joy that's happening amid the mess and noise.