Search - Quix
Search - Content
Search - News Feeds
Search - Easy Blog
Search - Tags

7 Big Ideas for Beating Homeschool Burnout



Are You Tired? Fatigued?  Need a Nap?  Here are 7 Big Ideas for Beating Homeschool Burnout


iTired-mom


A mom called me last week, ready to throw in the towel. My advice was simple. Hang on for a month and see if the feeling fades. January and February are the most difficult months for all teachers - public school, private school, and homeschool alike. Burnout can be mild or debilitating, depending on the person and the situation.



Fatigue is the epic battle for homeschool parents. Often it's the biggest issue that homeschoolers face in the middle of winter. Between homeschooling and house-work, parents feel stretched. Add your own need for self-care, the needs of your children and spouse, and it can feel impossible. Then add the darkness of winter months and even seasoned veterans can be hanging on by a thread.



Yes, it's easy to become overwhelmed and fatigued! But there are some solutions that will help you face the day bravely, with the confidence and energy you need to make it through the year...or at least until dinnertime. Hey, some ideas might even get you into the evening hours without a meltdown.




signature

When you homeschool, it’s important to take time to plan and rest, and not just work, work, work! This book will give you The Secrets to Homeschool Sanity: Scheduling.



How Many Ways Can You Say I LOVE YOU?
Olympics and Homeschool PE
 

Comments 1

Guest - Cecille on Monday, 23 December 2019 08:16

Burnout really slows us down sometimes. I am looking forward to implement strateguies to prevent this.

Burnout really slows us down sometimes. I am looking forward to implement strateguies to prevent this.
Already Registered? Login Here
Guest
Saturday, 23 January 2021

By accepting you will be accessing a service provided by a third-party external to https://www.homehighschoolhelp.com/

More Encouraging Posts

  • Foreign Language Credit for Bilingual Students

     In public schools, they give high school credit for being bilingual and you can do it, too.

    Embrace the unique and diverse strengths of your student. You can give credit for what they already know, and The Total Transcript Solution will help you do that easily. Giving credit for what they already know will allow them more time to pursue other subjects,

    Read More
  • High School Vocabulary for Homeschool Students

    When children have reached the point of reading and writing well, working on vocabulary development can change from previous years. I have a variety of ideas for high school vocabulary development that can help you with your teenagers. You can read through them, and see if you can find suggestions that will help you with your child, in your unique

    Read More
  • 59 Warning Signs of Drug Abuse Parents Need to Know

    59 Warning Signs of Drug Abuse Parents Need to Know

    Most parents appreciate a little help and encouragement on their homeschooling journey. My free newsletter delivers this fresh each month. Click to get some yourself: The HomeScholar Record Newsletter .

    Homeschoolers are not immune from the parenting woes the rest of society is facing. Our children live in the real world, no matter how much we love them and shelter them. And

    Read More
  • How Much College Debt is Acceptable?

    Every person has to decide for themselves how much college debt is worthwhile. I can tell you what my debt boundaries are as you begin your research. Ultimately, that will be a family decision that you'll have to make.

    How Much college Debt is Acceptable?
    For me, I think college debt may be worthwhile only if you can pay it back within one year. Estimate how
    Read More
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
  • 6
  • 7
  • 8
  • 9
  • 10
  • 11
  • 12
  • 13
  • 14
  • 15
  • 16
  • 17
  • 18
  • 19
  • 20
  • 21
  • 22
  • 23
  • 24
  • 25
  • 26
  • 27
  • 28
  • 29
  • 30
  • 31
  • 32
  • 33
  • 34
  • 35
  • 36
  • 37
  • 38
  • 39
  • 40
  • 41
  • 42
  • 43
  • 44
  • 45
  • 46
  • 47
  • 48
  • 49
  • 50
  • 51
  • 52
  • 53