Nighty Night When it comes to putting the kids to bed, my husband and I usually split up bedtime duty. He takes three and I take three. Of course, half of our children are fully capable of putting themselves to bed, but because the kids ask us to still do it, we oblige them. For the… Continue reading A Few Thoughts on Mothering-Keepers at Home
Do Double and Save Yourself the Trouble As a mom, what are your most valuable resources? Time and money are two valuable resources that moms never seem to have enough of. Meal times can be hectic and are often called the witching hour because the children are hungry and seem to be demanding your… Continue reading Cooking Basics: Save Time and Money by Doing Double and Saving Yourself the Trouble
Raising Girls In the almost fourteen years I have been raising children, five of them have been girls. Currently, we have five girls ages 3 to almost 14 under our roof, along with our ten-year-old son. The minute my first daughter was placed in my arms, life changed at that moment. People joke that she… Continue reading Lessons for Raising Daughters
Follow Your Heart My husband told me many years ago that I was a ‘control freak’ because I would try to fix everything. When he told me that I remember being deeply offended. Did he not know that I knew what was best for everybody (insert sarcasm)? Because of how I felt, I believed I… Continue reading Trusting God When Things Don’t Go Your Way
So, you have made some goals for 2018? You’re ready to make this year, your year. You have prayed about it. You have researched it. You have armed yourself with the right tools. You have written your goals down. Is that all? What else can you do to ensure success? When you are prepared, setting and… Continue reading Start the New Year Off On The Right Foot With These Inspirational Items
How to Succeed in Achieving Your Goals in 5 Steps 1. Write it down Goals that are written down are 80% more likely to be achieved. 2. Make it visible Post your goals in a highly visible area to you. One where you see on a daily basis. For example, if you are… Continue reading Keepers of the Home : 5 Tips on How to Set and Achieve Goals for 2018; No More Resolutions!
I get overwhelmed easily, especially when it comes to making a decision. When I get overwhelmed, I tend to retreat and just give up, never setting forth in accomplishing anything. However, if something is already categorized and made simple for me, my life suddenly becomes easier. That is why I don’t set resolutions, instead I… Continue reading How to Organize Your Goals in Six Steps for 2018
We are a few days into the New Year by now and many of you have set resolutions. Traditionally resolutions are set by well-meaning individuals wanting to better themselves and/or their life in the New Year. However, most resolutions fail because they are so vague. It is difficult to be successful at something that is… Continue reading Set Goals, Not Resolutions for the New Year
THE GIVEAWAY IS OVER! THANK YOU SO MUCH FOR ENTERING! Today’s Giveaway This is my chance to promote a product that has long been used in my home with my family for over ten years. As the keeper of my home, I feel that it is my responsibility to use products that are natural… Continue reading It’s Giveaway Time — How about some free essential oils?
Disclaimer: I am not an affiliate of doTerra essential oils. However, here at Training Keepers of the Home, we are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites. Essential Oils Myth or Fact… Continue reading Benefits and Uses of Essential Oils