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About Me

We’ve been homeschooling for 25 years now. But let me tell you, friend, there are no retirement plans here. I’m looking forward to mentoring and inspiring the next generation of homeschool moms! It’s more than just an educational option – it’s a lifestyle!

Pat Fenner

Homeschools are as unique and wonderful as the families and children involved… Don’t be fooled into thinking there is only one way to homeschool. Let me help you discover the tools and approaches that will work JUST for YOU!

What if I told you there was a better way?

The recent pandemic certainly gave many families a crash course in what has been termed “homeschooling.” But lockdowns, Zoom classes, and everyone living on top of each other is NOT what homeschooling is about! (And – just for the record – the pandemic has been challenging for long-term homeschoolers, too!)

But imagine another way…

Imagine if your children looked forward to learning. If they considered discovery, a growing imagination, reading, and exploring the world around them as, well, fun! Imagine if you and your spouse could join them on the journey, and your family grows closer in the process. Imagine young adults who are excited and pro-active about their future, prepared for whatever tomorrow brings.

It can happen…don’t settle for “meh” anymore!

"School" vs learning

Far from the cut and dried, pre-packaged, one-size-fits-all program found in traditional schools, you can make learning:

Listen to the podcast

You Can Homeschool - and it can be awesome!

Each week, author and homeschool mom Tracey Hagerman and I share our experiences and thoughts on “the good, the bad, and the brilliant” about homeschooling. We discuss useful tips, tools, and ‘tudes to help you make your homeschool the best it can be! Check it out!

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Time to get movin'!

Unlike so many newsletters that fill your inbox with fluff, signing up to “stay in the loop” around here means you’ll get value-packed digests with practical inspiration (no, that’s not an oxymoron!), updates on informative workshops and seminars, and more… All with the goals of  1 – helping you make the most of your home-education efforts, and 2 – being the best mom and person you can be in the process! So sign up TODAY and get a helpful gift…                            Use this linkI look forward to meeting you!

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Quality Content

Looking for something in particular? Use the search feature to look around and if you still have a question, shoot me an email and we’ll start a conversation. Or dig into my coaching options →

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Services include small group coaching (open 3 times each year), online courses, and a membership community of kindred-spirit, supportive moms (stay tuned for details, in development).


Parenting Resources

Based on our own family’s traditions, here are some titles for Christian parents to explore. “The Empty Homeschool Nest” will help moms prepare for their post-homeschool life! (The link below leads to an Amazon sales page.)