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Articles tagged Work Ethic

When the Going Gets Tough

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by Lisa
Friday, 25 October, 2013
categories: Homeschooling Life
“When the going gets tough, the tough get going!” This quote by Joseph Kennedy, father of President John F. Kennedy, urges the soul under attack to hunker down and work harder, putting forth extra effort to battle adversity. The pithy sentiment, designed to inspire a...
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Homeschool and Leisure--those words don't go together!

by Jennifer
Tuesday, 10 September, 2013
categories: Articles, Classical Christian Education, Homeschooling Life
When I hear the words homeschool and leisure together, I don’t think of them as a fit. I’m not sure it’s possible to conceive of parenthood and leisure in the same sentence. Over the course of this summer, however, I’ve been convicted to rethink my conception of both...
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Life Lessons I Learned from Canning Tomatoes

      I was going to write a post about how to prepare for Latin for this school year, but then I realized that you could just read my article from last year to help you prepare (http://www.classicalconversations.com/easyblog/entry/preparing-for-next-years-latin-...
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What Is Sabbath Rest?

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by Nancy
Wednesday, 17 July, 2013
categories: Big Ideas: Truth, Beauty, Goodness and more!
In Genesis 2:2–3, Scripture tells us that “on the seventh day God ended his work which he had made; and he rested on the seventh day from all his work which he had made. And God blessed the seventh day, and sanctified it: because that in it he had rested from all his...
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Why Can’t My Child Get It All Done? (Or, Texting Is Not a Sin)

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by Brian
Wednesday, 20 March, 2013
categories: Homeschooling Life
Aren’t we simply too busy to get it all done? When was the last time you thought, “Why am I having such a hard time getting my child to finish his school work?” If you are like me, then your answer is “Today.” Sometimes it feels as though God is putting us under the...
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