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Typical American Family: Up to Our Ears and Drowning in Debt

Living the American Dream We were the typical American family living in debt. You could have called use the Joneses. We are a two parent household with six children under the age of twelve living on one income. I am a former teacher and have been home for eleven years as a stay-at-home mom. Being… Continue reading Typical American Family: Up to Our Ears and Drowning in Debt

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How to Have Financial Fidelity in Marriage

In another post I did recently on fidelity and frugality in marriage, I spoke on financial infidelity in marriage.  Many couples are facing this right now and have no idea what to do let alone even try to overcome this problem in their marriage. If this is you, please know you are not alone. There… Continue reading How to Have Financial Fidelity in Marriage

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Financial Fidelity and Frugality in Marriage

  Does your husband know how much you spend?   Do you as a couple hold each other accountable in finances?   Do you have seperate banking accounts? Money Problems in Marriage Money is the number one cause of divorce among Christian and non Christian couples.  Much of this is caused by financial infedility. So… Continue reading Financial Fidelity and Frugality in Marriage

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How to Eat Well Without Using Coupons (9 Tips to Help You Save Money)

Cooking for a large family can become expensive quickly. It is easy to become overwhelmed and just order takeout. But if your family is like mine, and you have a budget and try to stick to it, then careful planning is necessary. Learn how my family saves money and eats healthily without using coupons. *Stick… Continue reading How to Eat Well Without Using Coupons (9 Tips to Help You Save Money)

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Cutting the Clutter

Six Tips for Cutting the Clutter by Laura Adams Clutter. The very word makes some of us shudder. One of the most important things I’ve learned as a homemaker is how to keep clutter under control. We have limited space. Our first apartment had a lot of closets, so that helped. Our current apartment has… Continue reading Cutting the Clutter

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Frugality and Biblical Homemaking

Frugality and Biblical Homemaking Frugality is being a good steward of the blessings that the Lord has given you.  Most of the time, it is up to the homemaker to do the grocery shopping, buying of clothes, and other household items for the family. The homemaker must be able to take the needs of her… Continue reading Frugality and Biblical Homemaking

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Mommy Blogger Series: 31 Tips to Help You Begin Saving Money on Groceries

How to Save Money on Groceries Keep a stocked pantry with the basics. Make a menu and stick to it. Make a grocery list and stick to it. Shop sales and stock up. Many plan their weekly menu around what is on sale. Shop for the basics 2 times a month (produce more often). Shopping… Continue reading Mommy Blogger Series: 31 Tips to Help You Begin Saving Money on Groceries

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Training Keepers of the Home Resource Page

  As a busy mom, wife, homemaker, and a blogger, it has been essential for me to a trusty list of resources.  Of course, my Bible is the first place I turn to when I need proper guidance. However, the list of resources on this page have proven helpful and informative in my walk of Biblical… Continue reading Training Keepers of the Home Resource Page

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Save Time and Money by Doing Double and Saving Yourself the Trouble When Cooking

  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 Save Time and Money by Doing Double and Saving Yourself the Trouble When Cooking

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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!