These are some of my favorites from the article, "When Homeschooling Disappoints." by E. R. Sample.
Just because my reality doesn't measure up with my expectations doesn't necessarily mean there is something wrong with my reality. Maybe the problem lies with the expectations.
Homeschooling costs us everything, but it is worth more than the cost.
The short-term, daily analysis is some what like having to weigh ourselves every five minutes.
Remember homeschooling is NOT a means to an end. It is not the sure-fire path to Harvard, seminary, or perfect children.
As long as there is free will, there is no absolute method to guarantee our children's behavior.
We are just one leg of a long journey for each of our children and they are just one leg in our journeys. We don't have to settle every aspect of their lives on our watch.
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