Our First Year Homeschooling in Review:  Was it Worth It?

Our First Year Homeschooling in Review: Was it Worth It?

This past week, we wrapped up our first year as homeschoolers.  That thing I said I would NEVER do?  Well, WE DID IT.   WHY I NEVER WANTED TO HOMESCHOOL Homeschooling was always a mystery to me.  I grew up attending private schools.  I never wanted to teach, and the...
8 Ways to Uplevel Your Mom-life

8 Ways to Uplevel Your Mom-life

Is your mom-life not quite what you envisioned?  Are you feeling a little lost, or maybe on autopilot right now? You are definitely not alone. I became a mother just a few months after our first wedding anniversary.  While I don’t think one can ever truly...
Hope for the Anxious Mom {free printables}

Hope for the Anxious Mom {free printables}

This post may include affiliate links.  Read the full disclosure here. If you’re anything like me, your Pinterest feed is full of healthy, kid-friendly recipes, organizational checklists, and a bunch of posts on minimalism, mindfulness, and meditation.  As much...
3 Ways to Foster Gratitude in Your Home

3 Ways to Foster Gratitude in Your Home

How do we teach our kids to be grateful, especially when they have so many material things–even more than we may have had ourselves as kids? I’ve come to the conclusion that it’s about more than teaching them social etiquette–to say...