To teach a virtue, I sometimes let my kids make unwise decisions which teaches them far more than I could by bailing them out.Read More »
Ask the Experts: What is the Greatest Lesson I Have Learned in Homeschooling?
The most precious nuggets of advice, chosen for you from decades of homeschooling by three experienced moms. There's something here for you.Read More »
How Do You Ensure Prompt and Cheerful Obedience in Your Children?
Setting clear expectations for a child's behavior is part of the advice from experienced homeschooling moms. But ensuring obedience requires more.Read More »
Ask the Experts: How Does Your Family Keep Advent Holy?
Whether keeping it simple, focused, or penitential, our experts share how they use Advent time to best prepare for the Christ Child.Read More »
Ask the Experts: How do you balance school, activities, and church commitments?
The homeschool veterans have four simple tips to help you balance your homeschooling lessons, extra-curricular activities, and church commitments.Read More »
How Do You Instill Patriotism and Civic Duty in Your Children?
Homeschooling veterans share how they teach their children the lesson of patriotism by good citizenship, service, and fulfilling our duty.Read More »
Working with Children Who Have Different Needs
For the child with a different need; slow down when you need to, use the Seton Counselors, and know that extra time spent can build a special bond.Read More »
Ask the Experts: What are Your 2022 Goals for Your Homeschool?
Four homeschool veterans share their 2022 homeschool journey goals. They include being in the present moment. How do they compare with yours?Read More »
Ask the Experts – What are You Grateful for?
In the spirit of the Thanksgiving season, I asked our expert Seton moms to reflect on what they are grateful for and ask you to consider the same question.Read More »
Ask the Experts: How Do You Discipline in Your Homeschool?
Four homeschooling veterans with different points of view share what has worked in their families when it comes to the essential element of discipline.Read More »
Ask the Experts – What is Your Summer Schedule Like?
Three homeschooling veterans share their time tested tips on keeping their kids active, cool, and happy when the summer days get long, hot, and sticky.Read More »
God on the Mountain: Insight and Inspiration from a Family Hike
Tara found the challenge of a family hike to be the inspiration of simple truths about blessings and gratitude and finding Jesus in the present moment.Read More »
How Do You Observe Holy Week in Your Homeschool?
Here are four homeschooling moms with years of experience to share with you how they weave their Holy Week observances into their family's faith formation.Read More »
Why Your Morning Routine is the Key to Homeschooling Success
Four experienced homeschooling moms on how a good morning routine helps you motivate the kids, brings you closer to God, and showers blessings on your home.Read More »
Ask the Experts: Practical Advice for New Homeschooling Families
A new to homeschooling mom asks the experts, "My children often turn to crying when I try to explain a concept. How do we learn to work with each other?"Read More »
5 Ways to Renew Yourself This Spring
Spring is the natural season to adopt a spirit of renewal and time for five simple steps to refresh your family's blessings beyond your wildest imaginings.Read More »
Is Homeschooling the Key to Changing an Upside Down World?
The haven of homeschooling allows children to build up their resilience and acquire skills and formation to bring the change the world so desperately needs.Read More »
5 Moms Speak on the Future of Homeschooling
What will homeschooling look like tomorrow? Mary Ellen Barrett asked five Seton Magazine contributors for their thoughts on the future of homeschooling.Read More »
My Bad Attitude: How I Learned to Give Thanks for Family Challenges
Tara Brelinsky grapples with family challenges, and shares how half the time, the only way to improve things is an attitude shift.Read More »
The Perfect Prayer for Tired Parents – Inspired by St Francis
by Tara Brelinsky | Inspired by the Spirit's prompting, I felt called to tailor the prayer so that it resonated all the more with weary and tired parents.Read More »