Creating a morning routine is one of the best homeschool helps there is. You are probably thinking, “I barely function in the morning, why do I need a morning routine?” The reason is simple, a routine is a sequence of habits that you carry out, and a morning routine would be a sequence of habits you carry out in the morning. By setting up a morning routine, you are taking some decision fatigue … [Read more...] about Morning Routine – Yes You Can!
You want to create margin. How do you create margin? You have so many things going on all the time! The first step is your time inventory. Did you start your time inventory yet? When it is finished it will be eye opening for you. The one thing that is missing in your time inventory is margin. Creating margin can be incredibly difficult. Why is that? When you look at your schedule, and you … [Read more...] about Create Margin to Live your Best Life – 31 Days
Before we get to implementing specific rhythms and routines for your days and weeks, we are going to focus first on a time inventory. Have you ever looked at another mom and wondered, “how does she do it all?” Well, we all know that she isn’t doing everything. But, she is making specific choices on how she uses her time. This doesn’t mean that she has everything together on all fronts, but … [Read more...] about Time Inventory How to Guide – 31 Days
This week is going to be all about rhythms and routines. I prefer to say rhythms and routines rather than schedule because schedule implies specific times. Now, there are obviously going to be specific times that you do certain things. If you have sports, or extracurricular activities outside of your home, these would be at specific times on a schedule. But, in our everyday, focusing on a … [Read more...] about Rhythms and Routines – 31 Days
I hope you have enjoyed the first week of 31 Days of Homeschool Helps, and all of our talk about homeschool planning. Today will be a simple quote that is meant to encourage and inspire you. … [Read more...] about 31 Days of Homeschool Helps – Quotes
Incorporating planning days was never on my radar. For many years I would plan homeschool all the time. It seemed like every new month I was trying to catch up with my planning. In my head I had an idea of what I wanted to accomplish throughout the year, but for some reason I could not get it all down on paper in a timely manner. Instead I would constantly plan in the fringe hours – and this … [Read more...] about How to Incorporate Planning Days