ADHD, getting started homeschooling, homeschooling

How To Plan a Flexible Homeschool Schedule

Schedule is actually a bad word at my house, and I don’t call what we do a schedule. Maybe more like a plan, but I still put schedule in the title. Because that is what most people will think of when they see our plan. This post is a follow up to a previous post… Continue reading How To Plan a Flexible Homeschool Schedule

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How Long Does It Take to Read Each Book of the Bible? Plus a FREE Printable!

Do you ever have a few extra minutes and think of picking up the Bible to read and then don’t? It happens to me sometimes, especially when I am sitting waiting for doctor appointments. I have this perception that it takes so long to accomplish reading a book of the Bible, and I am reluctant… Continue reading How Long Does It Take to Read Each Book of the Bible? Plus a FREE Printable!

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How Do I Do It All? Plus A Free Peace Day Challenge Printable

#biblicalpeacedaychallenge The last week or so has been challenging for me. I am having flare-ups from my car accident. Although the car accident was over six months ago, I seem to be healing more slowly than average due to the complexities of my health issues. I am particularly struggling to remain peaceful with the amount… Continue reading How Do I Do It All? Plus A Free Peace Day Challenge Printable

ADHD, illness

I Failed Flylady | What To Do If You Can’t Even Do Flylady

Once upon a time, this mom tried to follow Flylady. If you're not familiar with Flylady, it's advertised as a program for even the most chaotic of people to get their homes and lives organized. All my friends swore by it and promised that if I just tried, this would solve all my housekeeping problems.… Continue reading I Failed Flylady | What To Do If You Can’t Even Do Flylady

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40 Printable Bible Verse Flash Cards

Due to my children’s learning disabilities, they really struggled with memorization. For that reason, I backed off Bible verse memorization a while ago and have just recently decided to revisit it. I started by making a list of verses that I thought were important for them to have memorized and made them into flashcards. Some… Continue reading 40 Printable Bible Verse Flash Cards

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Dear Homeschool Curriculum: You’re Not the Boss of Me

Dear Homeschool Curriculum, You're not the boss of me. But, I wish it hadn't taken me so long to figure that out. You are like a stern older teacher looking over her reading glasses at me disapprovingly, making me feel like a huge loser, but I have learned to ignore you. I wish someone had… Continue reading Dear Homeschool Curriculum: You’re Not the Boss of Me

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Peace Day Challenge, Part 6 | Peace Day Challenge Reflections

If you’ve been following along with my Biblical Peace Day posts (#biblicalpeacedaychallenge on Facebook), you might notice that I got off my originally planned schedule. Ironically, this whole series has been about how to handle situations when things don’t go as planned --because, let’s be honest when do things actually go as planned, like, ever?… Continue reading Peace Day Challenge, Part 6 | Peace Day Challenge Reflections

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Peace Day Challenge, Part 5 | Yes, I Still Lose My Cool Sometimes

The Lord definitely has a sense of humor. Here I am writing each day this week about how I have gotten this peace thing figured out, and He --knowing that I need to stay humble-- allows my day to take a twist. If you have been following along this week, you know that this-- part… Continue reading Peace Day Challenge, Part 5 | Yes, I Still Lose My Cool Sometimes

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Peace Day Challenge, Part 4 | The (Actual) Peace Day Challenge

The Peace Day Challenge For the last few days on the blog we have been talking about seeking peace and living in peace, and I have been hinting about my Peace Day Challenge. See the bottom of this post for links to previous posts on this topic. So, what is the Peace Day Challenge? I… Continue reading Peace Day Challenge, Part 4 | The (Actual) Peace Day Challenge