Welcome to Daily Encouragement!

Hi, I’m Charlene Notgrass. I was born a long time before you, way back in 1953. I loved homeschooling — once I learned how to make homeschooling who our family was instead of something I carried around like a big, heavy burden every day. From the lessons God has taught me, I offer you daily encouragement.

Read more about my journey.


When We Don’t Have a Clue

Do your plans always work out exactly as you want them to in your homeschool? Do you ever have to change course just when you thought you finally had something figured out? Do you ever feel like you are going…

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Do You See What I See?

I grew up along the Cumberland River. Sometimes we drove across the beautiful and narrow iron bridge to eat “across the river” at the Boat Dock. “Across the river” was a phrase I heard often. With modern freeways, we hardly know…

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