My Journey through motherhood
 
Homeschooling Tips

Homeschooling Tips

Now, let's just get one thing straight from the beginning. I am no expert by any means. For those who have been following me would know that I did a year of homeschooling with my 2 boys last year. I do not have years of homeschooling tips and tricks, but as I have...

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Is this the end of the world?

Is this the end of the world?

So the hot topic is COVID-19 (Corona Virus) Is it the end of the world? Should we all panic and lock ourselves up in our houses?I personally do not think it is the end of the world. Yes, it is serious, yes you should take action to protect yourself, but things will go...

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Week 3-5

Week 3 of school brought new challenges. This was our first proper full week of school including Extra Murals. The days feel a lot longer now, busier. My first alarm goes off at 5:30. I generally hit snooze 3 times and slowly wake up and then I am out of bed by 5:45....

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Week 2

Week 2

Man these weeks are flying by. We just finished week 6, it felt like yesterday the boys had their first day at school. I really wanted to post our new adventures as they happened, but it just has not been possible. So I will try and catch up. The first week was short...

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Why did I Homeschool?

During the course of last year, I received a lot of questions as to WHY we decided to homeschool. Now, the concept of homeschooling was not new to me, I had played around with the idea since my eldest was about 3. From an early age, I realised that my eldest didn't...

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Why the change?

Why did we send our boys back to school? Well, the answer is simple. I am not a teacher. I did not study to be a teacher, I do not know all kinds of tricks to help them learn certain things, I do not know what they are supposed to be able to master and by when, and...

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Kindness, would it kill you?

The world would be a much better place if we could all just be a little kinder to each other. It is really THAT simple. We don’t have to go out and give away all our food, clothes and money to the people who are starving or build houses for the homeless. Don’t get me...

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