I can really relate to your post. I could have written many parts of it.
It annoys me to no end when a homeschooling mom complains, and everyone's answer is to ship the kids off to school. When a schooling mom complains no one pipes up and says "why not ship them off to the orphanage?"
I don't know the answers, because I am still living the problem.
I do know that when I am taking classes (for me this is art classes) then I do feel better, and it is easier to...