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But He giveth more grace. Wherefore he saith, God resisteth the proud, but giveth grace unto the humble. ~ James 4:6 When I first began homeschooling, I wanted to tell everyone what we were doing. I was so excited and proud of our decision. I didn’t mean to come across as thinking what I was doing was better than what others had chosen, but that is exactly what happened. Naturally when you share the news with those who are not {Read More}

About Kellie Renfroe

Kellie and her husband Greg have been married 25 years and have four children ranging in age from 9 to 20. She co-founded Mentoring Moments for Christian Women in 2005. Kellie is a homeschooling mom who enjoys reading and studying the Bible, writing, photography, and learning how to cook.

Book Review: The Way They Learn

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Most have heard and / or read Cynthia Ulrich Tobias’ book, The Way They Learn: How to discover and teach to your child’s strengths. I have been a late comer to the party, allowing this gem of a book to sit on my bookshelf for several years. As a Focus on the Family book published by Tyndale House, I knew it would be good. Timing is everything and the time arrived last fall. Four children, four different learning styles, two {Read More}

About Kellie Renfroe

Kellie and her husband Greg have been married 25 years and have four children ranging in age from 9 to 20. She co-founded Mentoring Moments for Christian Women in 2005. Kellie is a homeschooling mom who enjoys reading and studying the Bible, writing, photography, and learning how to cook.

Don’t Despise the Small Things

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“Let us not become weary in doing good, for at the proper time we will reap a harvest if we do not give up.” Galatians 6:9 Reading. Writing. Arithmetic. More Reading. The children sometimes find this work tedious and wonder why we have to do it. But this is the foundation that will enable them to achieve their goals later on. And it is good for them to learn to persevere cheerfully with work that must be done, even though {Read More}

About Molly Evert

Writer Molly Evert and her husband David have been married for 21 years. They spent the first several years of marriage serving as missionaries, and now they reside in Georgia. Molly stays busy homeschooling her four boys, ages 7 to 16, and playing with her baby daughter. She is the creator of My Audio School, a website which provides educational audio content for children. Molly is a contributing writer at Visionary Womanhood and she tries to keep up with her two blogs CounterCultural Mom and CounterCultural School. She also enjoys teaching online and at women's conferences.

Show Me How: Starting a Homeschool Co-Op

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Starting a homeschool co-op can be as simple as a few moms meeting together and teaching various skills to your own children.  Or, it can be as organized as meeting in a church on a certain day every week for an entire semester and having parent volunteers teach elective classes.  If you are thinking of starting a co-op, here are some things to consider.  Do you have enough parents willing to teach or serve as assistant teachers?  Do you have {Read More}

About Kathy Hutto

Kathy Hutto is a wife, homeschooling mother, entrepreneur and author. You can visit her online at http://www.kathyhutto.wordpress.com.

Home School Room Tour

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Are you ready for a tour of homes? A tour of homeschool rooms to be exact! Let’s get going… Joelle at Homeschooling for His Glory shares how she using her dining room as a school room in addition to sharing how she organizes supplies. Robin at Timbo’s Beautiful takes us on a tour of her redesigned school room and shares how to make some cute wall art and decor ideas without spending a fortune. Molly at Counter Cultural School gives {Read More}

About Kellie Renfroe

Kellie and her husband Greg have been married 25 years and have four children ranging in age from 9 to 20. She co-founded Mentoring Moments for Christian Women in 2005. Kellie is a homeschooling mom who enjoys reading and studying the Bible, writing, photography, and learning how to cook.

The Christian Homeschooler’s Library Podcast

The Christian Homeschooler’s Library Series Molly Evert Counter Cultural School Counter Cultural Mom Every session of The Christian Homeschooler’s Library is on this widget. Just double click on the arrow by “Select a past episode” and then choose your episode and click play. The bottom episode is actually #1, the top episode is #7. Each episode lasts 15 minutes. About Molly EvertWriter Molly Evert and her husband David have been married for 21 years. They spent the first several years {Read More}

About Molly Evert

Writer Molly Evert and her husband David have been married for 21 years. They spent the first several years of marriage serving as missionaries, and now they reside in Georgia. Molly stays busy homeschooling her four boys, ages 7 to 16, and playing with her baby daughter. She is the creator of My Audio School, a website which provides educational audio content for children. Molly is a contributing writer at Visionary Womanhood and she tries to keep up with her two blogs CounterCultural Mom and CounterCultural School. She also enjoys teaching online and at women's conferences.

Diary of a Homeschool Mom…Math Makes Me Look Like an Idiot

Carla Anne Coroy
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Complicated concepts sometimes make me look like a real idiot. I’m pretty good at hiding my ignorance in most instances. When my kids ask me hard questions I try to at least look intelligent until I have the chance to look up the real answer.

The other day I was blown out of the water and my lack of brain cells was prominently displayed before every family member.

About Carla Anne Coroy

Carla Anne Coroy is a gifted storyteller and teacher with a contagious enthusiasm for life. Even the mucky parts. Her humorous and down-to-earth style quickly engages her audiences as she ignites God's hope in everyday situations. She speaks and conducts seminars on a variety of topics including parenting, marriage, organization, and biblical finances. Watch for her upcoming book for married moms who solo parent or check out her blog. Carla Anne is blessed to be homeschooling her kids. She and her husband of 15 years live in a quiet, rural neighborhood of Manitoba disturbed primarily by their four children, yappy poodle, and operatic budgie.