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A Mama's Story offers tips and encouragement for the natural living, homeschooling mother. Topics include special needs parenting, curriculum reviews, simple tutorials for using herbs and essential oils.
6 Ways To Improve Maternal Mental Health
2021-05-26 15:02
Maternal mental health is one of the most important things for both mom and child, but unfortunately, it’s not talked about nearly enough. Women who give birth often experience a broad… Read More
2021-05-12 21:29
Maternal mental health is not just the baby blues. It is all-encompassing and something every mother, partner, and friend should be aware of when they find out about pregnancy. There are a l… Read More
5 Ways To Make Teaching Literacy More Fun
2021-04-22 13:00
If you’re looking for practical ways to make teaching literacy more fun, I’ve got you covered. This is one of those subjects that kids either love or hate. Without going into the… Read More
5 Benefits Of Using A Gardening Journal
2021-04-08 01:59
Using a gardening journal isn’t necessarily a new concept, but many people don’t take advantage of using one because they don’t see the point. I’d love to share the b… Read More
Secret Chocolate-Cherry Mocha
2021-03-23 15:49
It’s really no secret that the chocolate-cherry mocha is a must-try drink. The secret lies in two ingredients that may surprise you. And if you’re questioning whether or not it&r&hell…Read More
Caramel Mocha Dairy-Free Latte
2021-03-16 02:31
Three words: dairy-free latte. Those three words alone are amazing, but add caramel mocha to the mix and we’ve just created an extra touch of healthy and yummy goodness. If you’r… Read More
5 Tips For Starting A Children’s Garden
2021-03-10 20:09
Starting a children’s garden can be one of the most fun and (secretly) educational tasks to do with your kids this spring. I’ve already shared life skills kids can learn through… Read More
Spicy Chai Shake
2021-03-08 20:11
Don’t worry, the spicy chai shake isn’t as hot as it sounds. In fact, this 5-ingredient, protein-rich beverage is quite the opposite because it calls for ice cubes! Keep reading… Read More
2021-03-02 15:53
Do you remember those yummy orange creamsicle pops from childhood? This dreamy orange whip recipe is the perfect walk down memory lane, and only takes three ingredients to make! It’s y… Read More
Nature Study In The Winter
2021-02-26 10:00
Although spring is right around the corner, there’s still time to do a nature study in the winter. Most homeschooling moms hibernate from doing nature studies (and rightfully so) becau… Read More
Yummy Frosted Caramel-Apple Tea
2021-02-22 20:16
Frosted caramel-apple tea… yes, yummy and kid-fun friendly. In other words, this is one recipe you’ll want to solicit the help of little hands ahead of time, all while making a… Read More
6 Ways To Enjoy The Snow With Your Kids
2021-02-17 22:37
I don’t always enjoy the snow, but when you live in an area that will most likely see an inch or two, it’s always a good idea to make the most of it. We landed some pretty good s… Read More
Super Easy Cinnamon Mocha Latte
2021-02-15 21:14
Cinnamon mocha latte is a yummy beverage that can be enjoyed any time of year, but especially on those cold winter days. The super easy recipe I’d like to share with you uses on six in… Read More
Protein-Rich Hot Chili Chocolate
2021-02-08 16:35
If you’re looking for a chocolate treat with a spicy twist, then I invite you to try hot chili chocolate. It’s just as yummy as it is spicy, but it also packs a healthy punch. Wi… Read More
Frosted Gingerbread Tea
2021-01-06 19:17
Do you like gingerbread? If so, how about a warm gingerbread inspired drink in the middle of the afternoon that’s also good-for-you? It even includes protein and is so tasty! I’m… Read More
Emotionally Healthy Parenting
2020-11-30 13:30
The following post is a contribution by an anonymous guest writer. If you’ve been around long enough, you’re sure to know of at least one tragic story of lost potential. For m… Read More
Cloth Diapering (How To Get Started)
2020-08-02 21:09
Maybe you are pregnant with your first baby and exploring diapering options, or maybe you are a seasoned mom who wants to make a change for the next baby.  Or maybe you are just re… Read More
5 Tips To Be More Productive At Home
2018-05-07 12:00
Even if you feel like you have mastered productivity, there are always ways to increase your productivity levels at home. Perhaps you may consider reviewing these 5 tips to be more productiv… Read More
10 Small Ways To Show Your Kids You Care
2018-05-01 05:00
Are you looking for some ways to show your kids you care about them? You know you can show them on their birthdays, and on other holidays, but did you know that sometimes it’s the smal… Read More
2017-12-29 16:00
The New Year is a great time to make positive changes to your life. You can live happier with the fresh start of 2018. Begin thinking about the ways you hope to live differently now, so you… Read More
2017-11-10 06:00
There is something to be said about old fashioned hospitality, the kind of days gone by where ladies in dresses visited for tea and always had a gift for the hostess. This is no longer an ex… Read More
Discovering Learning Styles
2017-11-01 05:00
Ever wonder why some children seem to pick up a topic quicker than another? How do you know your child’s learning style? Why does it matter? Out of my seven children, I’ve notice… Read More
2017-09-24 05:00
There are millions of books in this world, but some will stand out as must reads and game changers. These books are the ones that leave you thinking long after the last page has been turned… Read More
20 Hands-on Math Activities For Kids
2017-08-16 05:00
Sometimes kids need hands-on math activities to grasp mathematical concepts. It’s even more helpful when we add colorful blocks and manipulatives. If you need some fresh ideas for your… Read More
5 Tips For Healthy Living With Children
2017-08-14 05:00
One of the most important things you can do as a parent is teaching your children about healthy living. It’s easy to fall into bad habits like snacking before bedtime or staying up way… Read More
3 Indoor Plants To Purify The Air
2017-08-11 15:00
Many people don’t even realize that indoor air purity is a problem. Most people spend more than 90% of their time indoors and air quality is very important. Many people don’t eve… Read More
3 Ways To Set Up Your Homeschool Space
2017-08-02 05:00
Many parents choose to homeschool their kids instead of sending them to public or private school. It’s a great way to ensure they get the personal attention they need to learn and grow… Read More
Homeschooling. Where Do I Begin?
2017-07-26 05:00
Homeschooling. You made a declaration, maybe you know you’re 100% commited, that you want to pursue some other form of education besides a brick and mortar school for your child. It co… Read More
10 Tips For Growing Herbs In Your Garden
2017-07-21 15:00
Growing herbs has been part of most cultures for thousands of years. Herbs provide so many benefits medicinally, are wonderful for seasoning and adding flavor to cooking, and many people use… Read More
Why Homeschool Moms Need A Planner
2017-07-17 06:01
A planner is one of the most important tools you will ever use as a homeschool mom. It will be your lifeline and your second brain, as some moms call it. You can use a planner for so many wo… Read More
20 Syllable Learning Activities For Kids
2017-07-12 05:00
Hands-on activities make learning new things fun and enjoyable. For some of my children, learning syllables came easily, but for others, having some syllable learning activities would’… Read More
5 Really Simple Ways To Save At Home
2017-07-10 05:00
As the cost of living continues to rise, finding ways to save at home is more important than ever. Creating and sticking to a budget is a great way to save and see where your money goes. How… Read More
8 Tips To Growing A Better Home Garden
2017-07-07 05:00
Have you always wanted to have a great home garden? There are many benefits to having your home garden, and it’s not as difficult as you might think to achieve this goal. Growing a bou… Read More
Using Lego Bricks To Teach Math
2017-07-05 05:00
Kids love Lego bricks and using Lego to teach math can make it so much more fun for kids. Math is one of those subjects a good majority of people dread learning. It starts out so simple, mak… Read More
5 Tips For Decluttering Your Home
2017-06-23 05:00
These five tips for decluttering your home will empower you. When your home is full of clutter, it can feel overwhelming. But it doesn’t have to be! Five Tips For Decluttering Your Hom… Read More
How To Plan A Mom’s Night Out
2017-06-19 05:00
Everyone needs to get out and have a good time once in awhile, even moms. It’s difficult to plan a mom’s night out. I know, I feel guilty leaving my husband with the kids, but I… Read More
6 Plants Perfect For Kids To Grow
2017-06-16 05:00
Kids love to garden and help with yard work, so unless your family is blessed with a natural green thumb, keep these hardy and easy to grow plants perfect for kids to grow on the top of your… Read More
2017-06-14 05:00
Homeschooling can be demanding for parents but with the right tools, you can keep things running smoothly. In addition to paper, pencils, books, arts and craft supplies and other necessities… Read More
2017-06-09 05:00
Ants, oh how they annoy. Spring and summer rains usually bring trails of tiny ants all over the place. If there is a crack, they will find it and before you know it, you’ll have a 6-le… Read More
2017-06-02 05:00
Are you tired of spending all of your free time cleaning? It can be very time-consuming. You may even feel like you spend so much time cleaning that you don’t have time to do the thing… Read More
4 Habits Of Supermoms
2017-05-29 05:00
We all know her. Her kids are dressed (and their clothes are clean and coordinated), her house is clean (no dust bunnies to speak of), she cooks dinner regularly (probably from scratch), she… Read More
4 Clever Ways Moms Can Save Money
2017-05-15 15:00
When you’re a busy mom, it can be difficult to think about saving money but that’s when you need to save the most. Fortunately, there are ways to save money that doesn’t re… Read More
15 Creative Paper Plate Crafts For Spring
2017-05-04 00:09
I love spring, but the weather can be a little tricky. Some days are warm, some days are cold, and some days are rainy, leaving us stuck inside. When we can’t get outside, my litt… Read More
5 Healthy Habits To Teach Your Preschooler
2017-04-24 05:00
Preschoolers are a delight and adventurous. It’s important to instill certain habits to help ensure smooth days. Read these 5 healthy habits to teach your preschooler. Our little ones… Read More
10 Unique Homeschool Field Trips
2017-04-12 05:00
Being homeschooled doesn’t mean being stuck at home. The best part about homeschooling is that you have the freedom to get out and do something different. Field trips can be just pure… Read More
6 Creative Family Activities For Spring
2017-04-10 05:00
From the first sprouts of green to the whispers of warm breezes blowing, spring is always welcome. Whether you live in a 4 season state or somewhere warm year round, spring brings the promis… Read More
4 Ways To Get Your Kids To Help You Clean
2017-04-05 05:00
When it comes to cleaning a home, most everyone in the family can pitch in, even the toddlers, who love to feel like they’re helping out mom and dad. But your kiddos don’t always… Read More
Homeschool Mom Resource Pack Giveaway
2017-04-01 05:00
I can’t believe that it’s already April! For some reason, the first few months of a year always fly by, and that also means conference season is usually in full swing. As a homes… Read More
Homemaking As A Social Art
2017-03-10 06:00
Homemaking usually breaks down to my stressing out over keeping things clean and tidy, but what about homemaking as a social art? As my children and I work to clean the home, I give instruct… Read More
How To Connect With Your Teen
2017-03-01 11:00
Wondering how to connect with your teen? Having children ranging from under a year to the teen years, I see some familiar ground and new challenges to parenting.  Finding that connectio… Read More
Four Tips For Being A Great Mom
2017-02-03 12:00
Over  36 years of parenting our 8 kids, I tried to learn everything that I could in order to do my best as a mother. I read lots and lots of parenting books, and I talked to godly wome… Read More
15 Gluten Free Soups And Stews
2017-01-09 10:00
As the leaves change colors and the days become shorter and cooler, I love preparing hearty and comforting soups and stews. Since we have a few people in our family sensitive to wheat, we ai… Read More
How To Have A Low-Stress Christmas
2016-12-23 16:00
How does Christmas time usually make you feel? Happy, light, and merry? Or stressed, overburdened, and tired? Unfortunately for many people, it’s the latter. But Christmas doesn’… Read More
20 Awesome Homemade Gift Ideas
2016-12-21 16:00
If your budget is tight this Christmas or you’re looking for something at the last minute, DIY homemade gifts are the way to go. Personally, I love receiving gifts that are created by… Read More
20 Amazing Mason Jar Gift Ideas
2016-12-19 16:00
I love mason jars. I even use them as glasses in my home. If you love mason jars as much as I do, you’re going to love these ideas! These gift ideas are good for Christmas or any time… Read More

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