5 For Friday: The Kids Are Driving Me Nuts!

From around the web, here are five articles and blog posts to accompany our latest episode, I Love Homeschooling But My Kids Are With Me All the Time. We think you'll find them very encouraging this weekend!


Homeschool: When the Kids Try to Throw You Overboard - Lara Molettiere

We love Lara's practical advise on what to do when the kids are running over a homeschooling mom. In fact, #2 is going to start happening around here, like, now.

Time For Mom - Angela Hoffman

Angela was our guest on this episode and we value her input greatly. In Time For Mom, Angela shares some very practical ways to get the rest and break you need.

Too Much Togetherness - Marie-Claire Moreau

Is it possible to be together too much? All in one house, all the time . . . the answer is a resounding yes. Personal space, time to think, time to hear yourself think - grab some of each and we think you'll be a better balanced parent for it.

32 Date Night Ideas for Married Couples - Susan Evans

Homeschooling can take its toll on a marriage relationship, can't it? Susan has some great ideas for date nights, and they're not over-the-top. These are doable, even from home! 

Ten Easy Ways to Have a Ball With Your Kids - Andy Fletcher

Fletch is really good at spending time with the kids in ways that minister to them and fill their cups. 10 fun and easy ideas for when you are in need of time to just enjoy your kids. No pressure.