Mrs. Cheryl Hernandez is a stay-at-home mother, happily married to her husband of thirty-one years. They have nine children (seven girls and two boys) and have been homeschooling for twenty-two years. Their five oldest are Seton graduates. One of her daughters is a University of Dallas graduate and another is currently attending UD, two others attended Ave Maria University, and her son is studying civil engineering at Florida State University. Cheryl looks to God for the graces she needs to homeschool, especially with her special needs daughter.

She and her husband are active lay members of the Home of the Mother, a movement of the Church with missions that include devotion to the Eucharist, the Blessed Mother, and the conquest of the youth for Christ. Their eldest daugther has been a sister in this order for several years and lives in Spain.

Her family lives in rural Dade City, Florida, and together they love spending time outdoors, whether camping, gardening or sitting around their backyard bonfire with friends. Born in California and raised in Europe, Cheryl has a BFA in Graphic Design and still enjoys drawing and painting whenever she can find the time.

A convert to Catholicism, she credits homeschooling for opening her eyes to the beauty and richness of our Faith. She enjoys sharing her love for Catholic family life and homeschooling by writing for and

2020 Speaking Circuit