Homeschooling During a Crisis

homeschooling in a crisis

When we have kids we think everything is going to be all sunshine, kittens, and rainbows. And most of the time it is. Then when we start homeschooling we think that the good times are going to continue. And most of the time they do. But sometimes, things happen beyond our control. Jobs are lost, kids get diagnosed with diseases, Mom or Dad get really sick. Our worst nightmares sometimes come true. That was the case for me, when in 2000, my then 5 year old son was diagnosed with leukemia. Want to talk about having the rug ripped out from underneath you! Your worst nightmare has been brought to the light of day. And come true. Whatever your crisis is, whether you are looking for another job, or fighting hard for your child's health or your own, it takes everything in you to fight. But wait! You homeschool! How can you wage war in this battle and still homeschool? I know I questioned myself. A lot. "How can I keep homeschooling with "this" going on?" I'm here to say you can do. … [Continue]

Thursday’s Giveaway Linky

Thursday's Giveaway Linky

  Welcome to Thursday's Giveaway Linky!     I love entering giveaways, and have even won a few things. I really love hosting giveaways on Linda's Lunacy. It's so much fun to give stuff away! Now, with the Thursday's Giveaways Linky, you can find lots of great giveaways to enter!   Have fun, and I hope you win something!   Please, only link family friendly giveaways. My kids read here, and anything not family friendly, will be promptly deleted. Sorry, but it's for my kids. :)   Help spread the word! Share about Thursday's Giveaway Linky! Simply click the message below to tweet!   [Tweet "Thursday's Giveaway Linky- Find great giveaways to enter & share your #giveaway in the #linky, too!"]     … [Continue]

Making a Home – Homemaking Linky

Making a Homemaking Linky

        Welcome to this weeks.........   Making a Home - Homemaking Linky!   This weeks featured post is......Mason Jar Idea: Kitchen Utensil Caddy from Consumer Crafts.     This mason Jar utensil caddy is such a great idea! Easy to make, and will be such a help in the kitchen. If … [Continue]

Quick & Easy No Bake Granola Bars

Quick & Easy No Bake Granola Bars

*This post contains affiliate links   I have been using this recipe for several years now. I don't even remember where I first got the recipe from. These Quick & Easy No Bake Granola Bars are a family favorite.   They are perfect for student athletes to take and eat after a game. My girls loved taking them when they played … [Continue]

Thursday’s Giveaway Linky

Thursday's Giveaway Linky

  Welcome to Thursday's Giveaway Linky!     I love entering giveaways, and have even won a few things. I really love hosting giveaways on Linda's Lunacy. It's so much fun to give stuff away! Now, with the Thursday's Giveaways Linky, you can find lots of great giveaways to enter!   Have fun, and I hope you … [Continue]

Making a Home – Homemaking Linky

Making a Homemaking Linky

        Welcome to this weeks.........   Making a Home - Homemaking Linky!   This weeks featured post is......Crochet Hat for American Girl Dolls from Creatively Homemade.     My girls loved these dolls. And making clothes for them. These crocheted hats are so cute! If you missed … [Continue]

Thursday’s Giveaway Linky

Thursday's Giveaway Linky

  Welcome to Thursday's Giveaway Linky!     I love entering giveaways, and have even won a few things. I really love hosting giveaways on Linda's Lunacy. It's so much fun to give stuff away! Now, with the Thursday's Giveaways Linky, you can find lots of great giveaways to enter!   Have fun, and I hope you … [Continue]