Hey fellow homeschoolers!  I am a homeschooling mother of four beautiful daughters, ages sixteen down to 3 years old. We have been homeschooling for 8 1/2 years. I married my high school sweetheart twenty-three plus years ago and had never heard of homeschooling back then. I am so thrilled the Lord brought across my path some homeschooling friends which helped me make the decision to homeschool my children. I absolutely love books, learning new things, and organizing.  

I have a passion for teaching my children the very best of what this world has to offer. I love planning for the new homeschool year. I love planning so much that I usually do it again midway through the school year. I get bored with curriculum really easily and like to try new ones out every year. So as you can probably imagine, my bookshelves and supplies are overflowing. Happily, I love to organize my library of books and our supplies regularly.

We also have 2 children with Tourette’s Syndrome and Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD) which makes life and homeschooling an adventure each day. One daughter’s is mild and the other is extremely serious. So we trust God each day for guidance on the best learning and activities to pursue.

My Story

My organized homeschool was gradually eroded in 2014. We decided to build our “dream house” with the “ideal homeschool room” included. Although I am now happy with the end product, it was a nightmare to build. (I won’t ever do that again!). So we sold our current home and moved into a tiny apartment. Four months later, we welcomed our fourth daughter into the world. Five weeks later, we moved into our new home (2 days before Christmas). Two months after that, the homeschool room I imagined was full of dusty boxes and looked like an utter mess. I didn’t even want to step foot in that room. Top it all off, the next month my husband was laid off due to the oil & gas prices dropping. (You can read more about that here)

Needless to say, we have been through a lot, but God is always Good and we have been strengthened and achieved more than we could have ever imagined.

I also hold a CPA license (Certified Public Accountant). I consider myself “retired” because that is not my focus anymore. Nevertheless, I strive to help moms with their home businesses with any accounting needs they might have. So you will also find helpful information about finances here at the Organized Homeschool blog.

UPDATE: Read this post for an update on our homeschooling journey


Join Me

I invite you to join me on my journey to get my homeschool roomlesson plans, and work at home groove back in order and organized. I pray this blog blesses you and gives you ideas on ways to organize your homeschool as well be successful working from home if you so desire.

Be Sure to Follow Me on Pinterest

Follow Kim’s board Organized Homeschool Ideas on Pinterest.

Also, if you work from home and are a homeschooling mom, join our Facebook Group by clicking the graphic below. We share tips and advice on how to juggle it all as well as help each other grow our businesses!

CLICK BELOW:

Work at home homeschooling mom

If you have any questions for me leave them in the comment section below.  I will get back to you as soon as I can.

Let the fun begin!

Blessings,
Kimberly

email: Kimberly @ organizedhomeschool dot com


 

The Organized Homeschool VAULT

10 Money Saving Hacks Around the House

Sometimes making ends meet isn’t easy, but learning to save every day is. Read these tips on how to save money on food, cleaning products, utilities, entertainment, and more. Buy in Bulk You don’t have to get everything supersized, only the things you know...

read more

How to Declutter an Entire Room in One Afternoon

Decluttering is a dreaded, but unavoidable, task. There are a variety of ways to approach the process, but sometimes you just want to get this unappealing job done as quickly as possible. If that’s how you feel, you’ll want to read on to discover tips on...

read more

Don’t Forget To Review Your Routines From Time to Time

Creating routines and habits for your mornings are a great thing. They allow you to do what you need to do to move ahead without having to spend a lot of energy and time thinking about it. That’s a good thing. It can also be a dangerous thing when you’ve...

read more

A Productive Morning Includes Habits And Routines

With your new morning game plan figured out, it’s time to not only put it into action, but make it your new morning routine. Why is this important? Because you want to make sure your new plan happens every morning without fail and turning it into a routine...

read more

Ready For A New Morning Game Plan?

Now that you have a pretty good idea of what you want to do in the morning, what you don’t want to or need to do, and where to find the extra time needed, it’s time to put it all together in a new morning game plan. What Is Most Important To You? The best...

read more

Determining What You Should Be Doing Is Crucial

Yesterday we talked about finding the time in your busy morning to do the things that are important to you. Today I want you to think about what you should and what you shouldn’t be doing in those first few hours of the day. That’s an important idea to...

read more