Heather Sanders

Living, Loving and Learning – Wrapped In God's Grace

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Homeschooling is selfish; I agree.

Posted in: Homeschooling, Reality

Homeschooling is selfish; I agree.

Jeff and I made the decision to homeschool when our oldest, Emelie, was in Second Grade. Previous to that decision, we never considered homeschooling our kids; not once. We were fully involved in Emelie’s early elementary education by volunteering, attending school performances and teacher meetings, and of course, helping her with homework, supporting her teacher and the school.

As a child, Emelie was expressive, upbeat and talkative. So when we witnessed her turning inward, spending more time in her room away from family, having nightmares regularly, and wetting the bed long after she successfully potty-trained, our concern escalated to fear.

As you can imagine, we mentally reviewed EVERY SINGLE MOMENT she was away from us, as well as EVERY SINGLE PERSON whom she came into contact with trying to find a reason for this abrupt change in our daughter.

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Here and Now

Posted in: Everything Else, Kids and Parenting

Here and Now

The kids are now 17, 13, and 11. In fact, Meredith will be 14 in exactly one month; suffice it to say they aren’t “little” kids anymore.

This all happened bit by bit, under my radar. One day I was spending an entire afternoon tracking down babysitters so Jeff and I could get away for …

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