Some call it passion, others call it mania when they think about why they ever made their decision to homeschool. This time of year I am overwhelmed, indecisive, and full of panic. So it is a healthy exercise to remember why we decided to take the plunge.

  • slow moving mornings
  • peaceful evenings (no homework)
  • student-driven education
  • creative expression
  • flexibility
  • more time with parents for life instructions
  • no bus ride
  • learning and living with a Christian world view
  • uniting the family
  • staying in jammies until noon