Sonya Shafer is married to her best friend, John, and has homeschooled for fifteen years. With a passion to encourage moms in their homeschooling, she co-directs SimplyCharlotteMason.com, a website designed for those who use the Charlotte Mason method. She has written many homeschool resources, including Laying Down the Rails, and is a frequent speaker at homeschool groups. To minister to younger mothers and those dealing with special needs, Sonya shares her heart through www.IntentionalParents.com and her book This Anguished Blessed Journey: A Mother’s Faith Journal through Autism. For more information please visit www.SimplyCharlotteMason.com.