Everyone has there own reasons to homeschool. Be it individualized instruction, upholding religious beliefs, or finding a community that works better for your family, there is no right or wrong reason to homeschool. Your reasons may change through out the journey. Flexibility is an asset.
More articles are written all the time on the growing trend toward homeschooling and the benefits.
Here are some articles you might find interesting:
Also, a number of books have been written on the subject.
These are just a couple of the many books you could find on the subject. Feel free to let us know your favorites and have them added to the list.