Photo is of a young baby with a caption that reads "Can I really teach my baby to read? A Christian homeschool mom's perspective after 12 years".Veterinarian and Christian home school mom who taught her oldest babies to read shares the steps, tips, and mistakes she made along the way, 12 years into the journey.

Our family’s story…and my hope for you!

14 years ago, I was a veterinarian in a busy practice outside of a metropolitan city. My days were long and demanding, sometimes exciting, sometimes heart-wrenching, and I seldom sat down, even for lunch. Then my husband and I were …

Surviving the Home Study: My Best Tip! And some adoption news for our family…

Have you ever felt called to adopt? I sure have, especially children with special needs. Domestic (a private adoption in the US), adoption from foster care, and international have all tugged on my heartstrings. We’ve completed several home studies over …

Top Myths You Will Hear About Teaching Babies To Read – The Homeschool Edition

Don’t you hate pushy advertisements? Those loud commercials that come on TV or websites yelling at you to buy a car or a sofa or whatever TODAY TODAY TODAY?!?!  Yuck! I will avoid those retailers for sure!  I wonder if …

Dealing With Criticism and Discouragement – the post I wish I’d read

“Having a baby changes everything” – we’ve all heard that, and for me, it was certainly true. We were so blessed to have this precious baby, and then I had discovered the world of teaching babies to read. I was …