Sanity Savers for the Homeschool Mom
Need to add a little more sanity to your homeschool life? Attaining sanity in the midst of motherhood sometimes seems like an impossible task. Motherhood by definition is often a bit chaotic—throw in homeschooling—and you have the making of a perfect storm. Life can be stressful and messy. Some days can bring you to the brink of insanity. Based on the tips outlined in her Sanity Savers for Moms book, Kristi walks you through her seven “Simple Solutions for a More Joy-filled Life.”
This special audio workshop is a must for any homeschool mom who has ever felt a bit overwhelmed. It will leave you encouraged that you are not alone in this journey of motherhood.
Homeschooling Your “Bigs” with “Littles” in the House
How do you homeschool your “bigs” when you have “littles?” This is probably one of the hardest obstacles to homeschooling! The constant juggling act that has to be performed when there is more than one child in the house can tire out even the most experienced homeschool mom. How do you handle a history lesson with one child, math problems with another, phonics with your pre-reader, tantrums from your toddler, & nurse your baby–all at the same time. Crazy! From ideas like rotating play times for one-on-one time to creating school boxes and stackable bins, this workshop will offer you handy tools and tips on how to better manage the circus act of homeschooling multiple children. Homeschooling is not for the faint hearted, but the blessings that come will fill your heart with more joy than you could imagine.
Simply Joyful Homeschool: How to Start Off Your Homeschool Journey Simply!
Deciding to homeschool can be a big step of faith. Whether you are starting with preschoolers or pulling kids out after several years in public school, your first few years of homeschooling can be a bit overwhelming. There are so many different curriculums to chose from, teaching and learning styles to discover, your own family rhythm to adjust to, and requirements to figure out. It’s all a lot to wrap your brain around. Not to mention there’s often added pressure from family, friends, and even neighbors to see if you can pull it off (or if you are going to ruin your child). This workshop will not only offer you a quick introduction to homeschooling basics, but will give you simple, easy tips on how to get started — and stay the course. We’ll cover some great tools to take unnecessary pressure off yourself and focus on what is truly important (hint: it’s not academics)! So take a deep breath, buckle up, and prepare yourself for the grand adventure called homeschooling