Tag Archive: goals

Living Life Out Loud

  “Maybe someday we’ll live our lives out loud, we’ll be better off somehow, someday…” – Rob Thomas One day I was driving along listening to some of my favorite tunes and this Rob Thomas song came on. It’s called “Someday” and the line that talks about living our lives “out loud” really struck me….




Ditch the Clutter! How to Organize Your Homeschool

Many of us are winding down our school year (or are already on summer break) and hopefully feeling like we accomplished some of our goals for the year. Rarely do we accomplish everything we set out to do in a school year…and that’s okay. Making adjustments based on our changing circumstances is one of the…




3 Tips for Homeschooling Success

Strategize – Every good endeavor starts with a good plan. As homeschoolers it’s natural to think in terms of daily lesson plans, but we should also be considering what our long-term goals are, since they will certainly impact our short-term goals. When I first took a stab at setting long-term goals for my homeschooling I…

Checklist for Your School Year

While I realize many readers may have already begun their school year by now (or school year-round) this post can help you work out the bugs and keep you on track throughout your school year. I recommend you look for the “print this post” icon at the bottom of the post so you can have…




Homeschooling ABC’s: P, Q, and R

Have you thought lately about why you’re homeschooling?  Do you struggle with finding the time to “do it all” as a homeschooler?  Could you use some rest and relaxation?  If so, this post will help you to better focus and feel more encouraged whether you’re a new homeschooler or a veteran of many years.  Take…




Got Goals?

Long ago and far away there was a mom who decided to home-school… Sorry, I thought I might need to grab your attention before you jumped away to the blog with the title “How to Home-School and Lose Ten Pounds in Five Easy Steps.” But seriously, goal-setting isn’t exactly the most exciting or glamorous topic,…