Simple Homeschool

How to Simply Homeschool

It’s so easy to get caught up in the things we think we need when homeschooling. I remember several years ago, I found myself in a heap of tears because I wasn’t on schedule, we weren’t going to finish all of our curriculum by the end of the year and I felt like an absolute failure. Have you ever been there? But, God is so gracious. He has shown up in ways I never imagined. I want to share two {Read More}

Teaching Multiple Science Curricula Gifted and Struggling Learners

How To Teach Multiple Science Curricula to gifted and struggling learners without blowing up the house or losing your mind

Last summer, we finalized our decisions for what we would learn in our homeschool and as I closed the planner, I asked God to give me the strength to follow through where He wanted me to wisdom and make changes when I needed to. This prayer was necessary because I would be teaching three different science curricula for the to our children: one child (who is considered academically gifted), one who struggles (in academics but gifted in creativity) and one {Read More}

Community Exists Through The Storms of Life

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For the past 6 weeks, my life has been topsy turvy and I’ve had little time to really capture it in writing. In reality, this ┬ápart of the story begins last September, when I received a call asking if I would lead the prayer sessions as Real Refreshment. Honestly, I was in shock. I love Real Refreshment and never in a million years would I ask for such an honor (or even consider myself worthy). That’s Elizabeth’s job. She’s the {Read More}