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A Few Thoughts on Mothering-Keepers at Home

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

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Lessons for Raising Daughters

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

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Trusting God When Things Don’t Go Your Way

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

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How to Organize Your Goals in Six Steps for 2018

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

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Keepers of the Home : 5 Tips on How to Set and Achieve Goals for 2018; No More Resolutions!

    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!

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Set Goals, Not Resolutions for the New Year

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

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Benefits and Uses of 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

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Top Blog Posts from 2017

These are the top blog posts from 2017 from Training Keepers of the Home. Here they are in an easy format for you to find. Here’s to a great year in 2018! How to Be a Perfect Woman…Not What You Would Expect Finding that peace of mind 15 Great Tips for Building a Better, Stronger… Continue reading Top Blog Posts from 2017

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Keepers of the Home: Don’t Be Foolish in 2018 Tearing Down Your Homes, Instead, Learn How to Be a Wise Woman by Building up Your Home

Happy New Year! Happy New Year dear readers!  Can you believe that 2018 is here? It seems as if 2017 just began. Reflecting back on 2017 brings on many emotions, especially when considering what a racially, socially, and politically divided year it was for the United States and her citizens. We cannot count all as lost… Continue reading Keepers of the Home: Don’t Be Foolish in 2018 Tearing Down Your Homes, Instead, Learn How to Be a Wise Woman by Building up Your Home

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War Room: Where Do You Pray?

Prayer You probably have seen the movie War Room and are familiar with its theme on the power of prayer. In the movie, Miss Clara (one of the main characters) shows Elizabeth a special closet she has dedicated to praying and calls it her “War Room” because as she puts it, “In order to stand up… Continue reading War Room: Where Do You Pray?