Homeschool Mother’s Journal: May 23rd

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Welcome to the May 23rd edition of The Homeschool Mother’s Journal at NextGen Homeschool! Join us by linking up your blog posts below and reading what other homeschooling mamas just like you are sharing this week.

Homeschool Mother's JournalWhat is The Homeschool Mother’s Journal? HMJ is a weekly (Saturday) blog link-up providing a place for homeschool mothers to share our hearts as we journey together.  NextGen Homeschool is joining host Alicia of Vibrant Homeschooling to provide the Homeschool Mother’s Journal Link-up each Saturday.

We are so thankful for each one of you stopping by! If you haven’t already, we’d love for you to like us on our Facebook page as we grow our community over there. We’d love to connect with you there as we will soon begin to share many of the wonderful posts linked up each week.

COMING SOON: We will be hosting a fabulous giveaway in May for Moms that link up to The Homeschool Mother’s Journal. Stay tuned and make sure to link up each week so you don’t miss out!

Thank you to everyone who shared last week on Homeschool Mother’s Journal! This week we’re featuring:

Confessions of A Tired Mom by Kristi of Raising Clovers

 

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Be sure to check out our Homeschool Mother’s Journal co-hostess: Alicia at Vibrant Homeschooling!

Now on to this week’s link-up!


Homeschool Mother’s Journal: May 16th

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Welcome to the May 16th edition of The Homeschool Mother’s Journal at NextGen Homeschool! Join us by linking up your blog posts below and reading what other homeschooling mamas just like you are sharing this week.

Homeschool Mother's JournalWhat is The Homeschool Mother’s Journal? HMJ is a weekly (Saturday) blog link-up providing a place for homeschool mothers to share our hearts as we journey together.  NextGen Homeschool is joining host Alicia of Vibrant Homeschooling to provide the Homeschool Mother’s Journal Link-up each Saturday.

We are so thankful for each one of you stopping by! If you haven’t already, we’d love for you to like us on our Facebook page as we grow our community over there. We’d love to connect with you there as we will soon begin to share many of the wonderful posts linked up each week.

COMING SOON: We will be hosting a fabulous giveaway in May for Moms that link up to The Homeschool Mother’s Journal. Stay tuned and make sure to link up each week so you don’t miss out!

Thank you to everyone who shared last week on Homeschool Mother’s Journal! This week we’re featuring:

A Stay-at-Home Mom’s Morning Routine (How I Eat That Frog) by SimplyLindseyLoo

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Be sure to check out our Homeschool Mother’s Journal co-hostess: Alicia at Vibrant Homeschooling!

Now on to this week’s link-up!


Homeschool Mother’s Journal: May 9th

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Welcome to the May 9th edition of The Homeschool Mother’s Journal at NextGen Homeschool! Happy Mother’s Day, homeschooling mamas! Join us by linking up your blog posts below and reading what other homeschooling mamas just like you are sharing this week. What is The Homeschool Mother’s Journal? HMJ is a weekly (Saturday) blog link-up providing a place for homeschool […]

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Travel is… the Ultimate Educational Adventure!

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Travel is the Ultimate Educational Adventure

This month NextGen Homeschool is joining 30 other family bloggers for the “Travel is…” Family Travel Blogging Series at Word Traveling, where we’ll be providing practical and personal insights into what travel means to us and our families. This series also includes a $1250 Florida Family Getaway Giveaway that you can enter at anytime during this series — make sure you […]

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Give Your Homeschool New Life: Take it Outside!

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HomeschoolNewLifeOutside

Today while my eldest daughter was at the park with me, she noticed a picnic table in a secluded area with trees around it and said, “Look mom — that would be a nice place for us to do school one day.” This was a simple reminder that one of my favorite ways to give our […]

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Homeschool Mother’s Journal: May 2nd

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Welcome to the May 2nd edition of The Homeschool Mother’s Journal at NextGen Homeschool! Join us by linking up your blog posts below and reading what other homeschooling mamas just like you are sharing this week. What is The Homeschool Mother’s Journal? HMJ is a weekly (Saturday) blog link-up providing a place for homeschool mothers to share our hearts as we […]

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Being Frugal Without Being a Cheapskate

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Piggybanks Fighting Over Money Shows Monetary Consumption Or Bank Deposit

Are homeschoolers cheap? Hopefully, we are frugal — not cheapskates! There’s a difference between being a good financial steward and avoiding paying a fair share of costs or expenses. As homeschoolers, I think we should strive to be frugal, but not at the expense of supporting those businesses that make our lives easier. Most homeschooling families are […]

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Homeschool Mother’s Journal: April 25th

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Welcome to the April 25th edition of The Homeschool Mother’s Journal at NextGen Homeschool! Join us by linking up your blog posts below and reading what other homeschooling mamas just like you are sharing this week. What is The Homeschool Mother’s Journal? HMJ is a weekly (Saturday) blog link-up providing a place for homeschool mothers to share our hearts as we journey […]

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Homeschool Mother’s Journal: April 11th

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Welcome to the April 11th edition of The Homeschool Mother’s Journal at NextGen Homeschool! Join us by linking up your blog posts below and reading what other homeschooling mamas just like you are sharing this week. What is The Homeschool Mother’s Journal? HMJ is a weekly (Saturday) blog link-up providing a place for homeschool mothers to share our hearts as we journey […]

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Can Public Schools Learn from Homeschools?

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PublicSchoolsLearnFromHomeschools

Recently I was sitting at a stop light staring up at a fancy billboard ad encouraging people in my district to vote “yes” for a $41 million school bond, and it got me thinking about how our public schools spend their money. This particular bond is earmarked for several things:  Chrome books for every student, as […]

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Homeschool Mother’s Journal: April 4th

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Welcome to the April 4th edition of The Homeschool Mother’s Journal at NextGen Homeschool! Join us by linking up your blog posts below and reading what other homeschooling mamas just like you are sharing this week. What is The Homeschool Mother’s Journal? HMJ is a weekly (Saturday) blog link-up providing a place for homeschool mothers to share our hearts as we journey […]

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Homeschool Mother’s Journal: March 28th

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Welcome to the March 28th edition of The Homeschool Mother’s Journal at NextGen Homeschool! Join us by linking up your blog posts below and reading what other homeschooling mamas just like you are sharing this week. What is The Homeschool Mother’s Journal? HMJ is a weekly (Saturday) blog link-up providing a place for homeschool mothers to share our hearts as we journey […]

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Spring Dilemma: Must We Finish Curriculum?

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Must We Finish Curriculum?

With the joy and sunshine of spring comes this very familiar reader question each year: “I feel like the end of this school year is coming much faster that I want it to, and I’m worried that I need to finish every textbook and lesson from the curriculum that we’re using right now. I don’t want […]

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Finding Relief for Homeschool Burnout

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FindingReliefHomeschoolBurnout

There are many reasons why homeschooling parents can experience burnout during the school year. It could be seasonal (a long winter), topical (curriculum feels stale), or more personal (family crisis, illness). It may even get to a point that you feel like throwing in the towel — but it doesn’t have to stay that way! […]

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