Tag: depression

When You’re Hurting At Christmas

When You’re Hurting At Christmas

I drive the car into the parking lot, his lanky frame, dressed in black, waits. My heart feels heavy as he opens the door and quietly gets in. My husband asks how he’s doing and I listen to their exchange. My son. He’s 15 now 

10 Tips to Find Your Homeschool Motivation

10 Tips to Find Your Homeschool Motivation

Even after 2 decades of homeschooling, I will find myself just not wanting to do school. This is a common challenge of homeschooling: finding your own motivation so you can in turn light a spark for your homeschooled child. These challenges can be real or 

Homeschool Burnout: Am I Enough?

Homeschool Burnout: Am I Enough?

  I wake up in the morning, the cold rushing through my bones as I walk across the dark house. The coffee doesn’t brew fast enough and I stand there, looking out at the snow-covered world.   It’s February and we’re almost done with our