Diana's Homeschool Blog

Welcome to my homeschool blog, which offers insights into loving learning, loving your family, loving history, loving homeschooling, and enjoying your life! With your cup of coffee in hand, take a break to laugh with me, to have your heart refreshed, to be reminded of how cool your kids really are, and to consider the amazing adventure of being a homeschool mom. AND, if you are interested in the History Revealed curriculum, be sure to check out my Teaching Tips!

Parenting with God's Love

Parenting with God's Love
I've been pondering I Corinthians 13:4-8 for some months, especially as it concerns parenting:Love is patient, love is kind. It does not envy, it does not boast, it is not proud. It does not dishonor others, it is not self-seeking, it is not easily angered, it keeps no record of wrongs. Love does not delight in evil but rejoices with the truth. It ...
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Homeschooling with Little Ones

Homeschooling with Little Ones
I know it is so much easier to say, "Be thankful for your little ones now, they will grow up so fast," than to do all the work of caring for babies and toddlers. It is MUCH more difficult to actually be thankful when you are in the midst of the challenges.I remember endless days, sleepless nights, exhaustion, rounds of colds and flu (passed between...
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Wearing 2 Hats as a Homeschool Mom

Wearing 2 Hats as a Homeschool Mom
Homeschool moms play two major roles for their children:Parent. . .and. . .TeacherLearning how to wear both hats at once takes experience and thought!ParentingParenting changes your life. For years, it will require every bit of heart, every brain cell, and much of your energy. Here are two foundational elements to consider that may help.First. it t...
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Lessons YOU'VE Learned

Lessons YOU'VE Learned
As you walk out your unique journey on this earth, you gain deep experience and wide knowledge through the "lessons" of life. As a homeschool mom, many of your lessons come through the day-in and day-out challenges of teaching your kids at home—that place that also requires meals, clean clothes, sleep, and a myriad of other demands.If you've been d...
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Christmas Traditions

Christmas Traditions
When I was a wide-eyed college student, without a clue of how to raise healthy, happy children, I heard a Christian professor speak passionately on the value of creating traditions in a home. He shared the Christmas rituals of his own family, and then described that these yearly activities function like glue—they help bond individuals into a family...
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