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What I’ve learned in our first year of homeschooling


So we’ve been homeschooling for a little over a year now and it’s been quite a journey. A journey that has left me thinking, “what am I doing, why am I doing this?” a few times. It has been tough and magnificent at the same time. I love that I can spend all this time…… Continue reading What I’ve learned in our first year of homeschooling

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We’re Not Meant to Live a Mediocre Life


Why do we often find ourselves settling for mediocre? Is it because we don’t believe there is anything better than we receive? Or do we believe we’re not worthy of more? I’ve been reflecting back on the last five years of our lives. Thinking back to situations where we just settled for what was given…… Continue reading We’re Not Meant to Live a Mediocre Life

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Insight from Moms |Therese Potgieter Van Rooyen


Name: Therese Potgieter Van Rooyen Age: 31 Child Age: 14 and 2-year- old 1. Are you staying at home because of someone else’s pressure? No 2. What was something about being a stay at home mom that surprised you? How underappreciated one can feel. 3. What is the hardest part? Hearing other Moms say how relaxing…… Continue reading Insight from Moms |Therese Potgieter Van Rooyen

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Insight from Moms | Tracey Leigh Steyn


  Name: Tracey Leigh SteynAge: 29 Child Age: 8 years and 2 ½ years 1. Are you staying at home because of someone else’s pressure? No 2. What was something about being a stay at home mom that surprised you? How my second child has developed much faster being at home with me, than my first…… Continue reading Insight from Moms | Tracey Leigh Steyn