Lead Us Not Into Temptation, But Deliver Us from 4pm on Thursdays

Lead Us Not Into Temptation, But Deliver Us from 4pm on Thursdays   Do you face Mommy Melt-Downs occasionally? Do you find yourself needing a time-out and a do-over? Homeschool mom Lea Ann Garfias knows what it’s like to feel exhausted, frustrated, and at the end of her rope. She describes that place — which […]

How to Gain Control Over Your Laundry

How to Gain Control Over Your Laundry Has the laundry taken over in your home? In Wendy’s family of seven, there have been days when she felt as if she was climbing a mountain of laundry and would never make it to the top. Then Wendy decided to get her kids involved. Though she can […]

My Mother’s Quilts {Book Review}

My Mother’s Quilts {Book Review}   I grew up around ladies that loved to sew. They got together and worked on their projects once a week and came together to create to special gift when one of their group had something wonderful or tragic happen in their lives. I can remember learning to sew on […]

Potato Salad Freak Out

Potato Salad Freak Out Do you suffer from Hospitality Anxiety Disorder? Does the prospect of entertaining send you into a panic? Homeschool mom Lea Ann Garfias understands. Faced with a large homeschool graduation party at her home, treatment she resorted to the only reasonable response — a full-on Cry Mommy Freak Out. In the end, […]

Wise Guys {Book Review}

Wise Guys: Unlocking Hidden Wisdom from the Men Around You I think it is the genetic makeup of men to want to figure it out on their own. I also think that being willing to allow other men to instruct you takes a special relationship. Women don’t seem to have this struggle. We run, don’t […]

Potty Training Tips

Potty Training Tips Being a mom of seven children you would think Potty Training would be an old hat. This mom has been potty training little ones since before there ever was such a thing as Pull-Ups® Training Pants! However, over the years I have learned that each child is different and something like Potty Training […]

Well Planned Gal

Well Planned Gal Here at The HomeSchool Village, we love organization and planning! So it shouldn’t come as any surprise that we are excited to be listening to Rebecca Keliher speak at the upcoming Tenacious Faith Women’s Conference since she’s the woman behind the Well Planned Gal. They cover everything from planners and magazines to […]

10 Things Your Homeschool Friend Won’t Tell You (but wishes you knew)

10 Things Your Homeschool Friend Won’t Tell You   Have you ever felt like your non-homeschool friends just don’t GET you? Have you struggled to put into words how you feel and how hard you work? Do you worry that your friends down the street or across the church aisle assume you are judging them? […]

Missy Robertson and Three Blessings

Missy Robertson and Three Blessings If you watch the show Duck Dynasty, then you probably know about the hysterical family of Robertsons, including their beautiful and talented wives. Missy Robertson is certainly no exception and she’ll be speaking at the upcoming Tenacious Faith Women’s Conference later this month.

Intentional Praise E-Course

Intentional Praise E-Course The day to day stress that moms have to deal with can be difficult. It can be hard to think about all of the good and praiseworthy things when life doesn’t go as planned. Katie from Paradise Praises has found a key to happiness at her home, and it is easier than […]

Meal Plan & Grocery List Printable

Meal Plan & Grocery List Printable Do you have trouble staying on budget with groceries? Or eating out too much? Resorting to take out because you don’t have anything to put together a meal? Many families do. Eating out costs much, much more than cooking at home but with hectic, busy schedules it can be […]

Holiday Program Guide – FREEBIE

Holiday Program Guide – FREEBIE Never miss a single Holiday movie this year with this FREE Holiday Program Guide. This guide includes pages to organize all the holiday movies, cialis television shows and Netflix movies as well as a Movie Night Menu planner to guarantee a successful night! Head over to The Multi Taskin Mom […]

Life While Homeschooling

Life While Homeschooling I guess you could call me the grandma of homeschooling.  As the director of a large home school co-op, there I was involved with a lot of home school families.  Each family was unique in its own way. Some busy and rambunctious while others were quiet and more refined. It is truly […]

LoveBug Probiotics

LoveBug Probiotics Alarm clocks are ringing and the coffee pots are on.  Moms are running to and fro checking off list that have been checked and then double –checked. It’s hard to believe that summer is already over and now a new school year is about to begin. Moms hate to see the end to […]

Apple Themed Crafts

Apple Themed Crafts If you’re like me, I’m always looking for crafts. Partly to work into our daily lessons, but I have also been looking for some to give as gifts with the upcoming holiday season (especially if the kids are involved)! Here is a list of 10 apple themed crafts ranging from gifts, bean […]