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Homeschool Moms: Sometimes We Need To Ask For Help!

 Thank goodness we are officially on a one week fall break from Classical Conversations! The timing of this break is perfect, because we NEED IT!  We haven't cracked a book this week, and that's OK.

(I need to write a post about why I appreciate the SIMPLICITY of CC - because that has been a HUGE blessing to me this year!)

If you've been following along this week, I told you I've been taking things one day, one prayer at a time. I'm so thankful for this space to write and share my thoughts -- it's therapy of sorts. 

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One Day, One Prayer At a Time


It's been a LONG seven days.

When my daughter received this beautiful hand forged cross from a member of our church on Sunday, I couldn't hold back the tears. After the week I'd had it just meant so much to me. 

Let me preface this by sharing something about myself: I LOVE routine. I LOVE stability. I thrive on everything being orderly in my world. I devote a lot of my energy to making sure my life is calm and predictable.

My life has been the OPPOSITE of all of those things this week. 

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Improve Your Homeschool: Know Your Child's Love Language


It sounds extremely simple. KNOW YOUR CHILD.

We homeschool our kids - by default we should really know them, right? 

Today's Collage Friday will show you exactly how to determine your child's love language (you might already know it in which case I'm late to the party!) and show you how I made a few little adjustments in our homeschool to reflect those love languages. 

I know as moms we are constantly trying to improve our homeschools, and this is going to be a focus for me in the coming months - homeschooling according to my children's love languages! 

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