When you’ve got kids home from school and you’re stuck trying to feed what feels like bottomless pits, you might be tempted with the sugary snacks or even just tossing a bag of chips at the kids. This may seem…
Experts recommend five major home maintenance projects that should be performed annually to help cut costs and maintain that budget. Doing so can help keep your house safe and offset maintenance and repair costs in the future. It might not…
It’s still the month of January, but I’m certain that the first-week craze of trying to purge and get organized is starting to fall by the wayside for many. Perhaps you fall into that category? I know that the first…
Can anyone else believe it’s the first week of a new month again? I don’t know about you, but I’m a struggling a bit with how quickly last month flew by and how many things I meant to accomplish and never did. I mean, my to-do list looks longer than it did [...]
As the weather gets chillier and time is no longer spent on the beach, it’s time to revamp that closet. I know a lot of people that store away their winter clothing and trade it out for their summer clothing when the seasons change. If that’s you, this is a great time to not only clean out that summer wardrobe but [...]
t’s once again fire season in my neck of the woods. It’s hot and dry and has been for a few weeks, therefore it only takes a small spark for entire hillsides to go up in flames, leaving charred remains of homes, farms, and even entire communities. Depending on which way the wind blows, a thick layer of smoke can engulf our city [...]
Have you always wanted to make a creative, beautiful sensory garden but didn't know how or where to start? Are you still sitting there wondering 'what IS a sensory garden?' Today we will make sense out of this fabulous new feature you are considering adding to your life [...]
You showed up today because you want to save $406.52 dollars like I did, correct?
If so, you came to the right place.
This past month I came across a method of savings that I have previously spoken against. It goes to show [...]
In about a week’s time, my husband and I will, once again, be hosting a large group gathering out our home. We expect anywhere from fifty to seventy-five (or more!!) people to join us in celebrating my husband’s graduation with his Master’s degree. It’s not unusual for us to have groups of people in our home on weekly basis, and [...]
Bullet journals are all the rage right now and I have to admit, I had no idea what they were until a friend mentioned it was her New Year’s Resolution to start one. After a bit of research, I found out that I’ve spent a lot of years doing my own method of something really popular! It turns out that preferring graph paper over regular lined paper for writing isn’t [...]
It’s the final day of the Lemon Blessings Spring Cleaning Challenge and it’s been a whirlwind of a week! You’ve accomplished seven days of reflection in your family, personal, and home life, and I hope and pray that you are seeing great results come from [...]
It’s Saturday at last! I don’t know about you, but Saturday morning in my home typically finds us doing all the chores we haven’t had time to finish over the course of the week. Afterward, we normally go to the mall, on a hike, or to the library. The afternoon is spent with [...]