Educating The Homeschool Mum

Educating the homeschool mum is one of the sustaining ideas of a Charlotte Mason education. She didn’t want children to just learn, she wanted those who educate to also be nourishing their own minds with good intellectual food. I was reminded today how...

The Margin Of Motherhood

The Margin of Motherhood Are you trying to fit in 100 things at once? Are you seriously busy? Is your schedule fully booked? Are you always late? Is there a niggling feeling that you never have enough time? Do you wish you had 20 more hours in your day? Is a good...

Homeschool Burnout – It’s the Season

 A Cyclical Homeschool Burnout I have noticed a cyclical homeschool burnout for me at winter time. I am halfway through the year and my initial enthusiasm has dried up. I’m cold, sickness is going around and I don’t want to get out of bed in the morning.  Now I...