The book that is wrecking me right now was recommended by a friend, who hasn’t even read it yet and I’m only 20 pages in and already writing a post!
–Nobody wants to gather around with people who despise you and who see you as a task to be checked off…They (our children) should see us laboring hard to make a beautiful life for them while not losing sight of them in it. This quote, along with Sarah’s book, Teaching from Rest: A Homeschooler’s Guide to Unshakable Peace, has me rereading all those homeschooling books I read so long ago. I want to make sure my children’s education is not just one more thing to be checked off, unless they are a child that wants to check off the box.
Book Notes: Hold on to Your Kids: Why Parent Need to Matter More Than Peers.This is part 2 of my review and book notes from this wildly popular and extremely important book. This book is a must own and a must re-read as our children continue to grow and develop and as we do too as parents.
Book Notes: Hold On to Your Kids: Why Parents Need to Matter More Than Peers. These are the notes I’ve taken from this great parenting book.