Homeschool Mother’s Journal: Identifying Your Homeschool Why

Homeschool Mother's Journal: Identifying Your Homeschool Why

It’s the strangest thing: I’ve been homeschooling since 2009 and recently realized that I’ve never taken time to define my homeschool why. (Post contains affiliate links; see disclosure for details.) Don’t get me wrong, I’m well aware of our calling to homeschool and the value of embracing this lifestyle. I’m[Read more]

Homeschool Mother’s Journal: The Learning Will Come

Homeschool Mother's Journal: The Learning Will Come

Y’all, it’s been one of those months. One of those months where half of my lesson plans went unfinished, one of those months with opportunities to learn through play. The good news is that I noticed something wonderful in all of our chaos: the learning will come … in one way or another.[Read more]

Homeschool Mother’s Journal: Steady Homeschooling When Change Is Coming

Homeschool Mother's Journal - Steady Homeschooling When Change Is on the Way

Big changes are in store for our family, but steady homeschooling is our goal through it all. That’s the focus of this month’s Homeschool Mother’s Journal, a new monthly feature here where I share a bit about what’s going on in our lives and what’s helping us along the way.[Read more]

2016 Reader Favorites: Most-Read Posts from Table Life Blog

If you’re anything like me, you love looking back and reflecting on all that has happened in the last year.  As a writer, I especially love looking through reader favorites and seeing what posts connected with people the most in the previous year. Sure, most-popular lists are always fun to read,[Read more]

Confessions of a Homeschool Freebie Hoarder

Confessions of a Homeschool Freebie Hoarder

Lean in close, friend.  I’ve got a confession to make and it’s almost shameful to talk about.  I’m a recovering homeschool freebie hoarder. (This post contains affiliate links; see disclosure for details.) Over the years, I’ve accumulated flash drive after flash drive of free digital curriculum.  I’ve got cloud storage[Read more]

Exodus for the Homeschool Heart

Exodus for the Homeschool Heart

The book of Exodus has been showing up a lot for me recently.  Between my personal Bible study, sermons I’ve heard, books I’m reading, and discussions with my husband, I can’t seem to get Exodus and the children of Israel off of my mind. All of my time in Exodus[Read more]