The Struggle Is Real!

Homeschooled students often struggle with time management and study skills. Although the flexibility we enjoy as homeschoolers is great, that same flexibility oftentimes contributes to a student’s inability to excel academically or to meet deadlines. When students...

Equip Children for Life with 3 Critical Skills

What will my children really remember after graduation? (What do I remember from school?) Will my children have the skills necessary to be life-long learners? There are at least 3 important skills that will equip our children to succeed in any endeavor of life: 1)...

No Longer Little and Not Quite Teens

The turmoil of the preteen years usually catches parents by surprise. Diligent students become addled and distracted. Kids raised in church start questioning the existence of God. Sweet children climb on an emotional rollercoaster—and invite you to join them. Don’t...

Help! My Student’s Interests Are All Over the Place!

It is one thing when students are sure of their post-high school plans, but it is totally different when they have no clue or, perhaps more difficult, when they have so many varied plans that you are not sure how to help! How do parents steer students? When is it...

High School Smorgasbord—the Emotional

Whether you are in the midst of high school or it’s just on your radar, this talk is for you! Glean from the wisdom and experience of a mother of ten (five in college and five still at home) on subjects such as: parenting through adolescence, character training...