Homemaking

Summer Cleaning Tips

SUMMER CLEANING TIPS Summer weather is here, the children are almost out of school for the season, and everybody’s favorite time has arrived: SUMMER! Summer is great for get-togethers, BBQs, sporting events, playing outside, watching fireworks, campfires, family vacations, and dirt. If your family is like mine and practically lives outdoors during the summer months,… Continue reading Summer Cleaning Tips

Encouragement · Homemaking

13 Lessons in Simple Hospitality

While I was growing up there were no less than 50 family members living within a two-mile radius of my family home. This included grandparents, aunts and uncles, and cousins on both sides of the family. And at the drop of the hat, guests would unexpectedly drop in for a quick visit at each other’s… Continue reading 13 Lessons in Simple Hospitality

Biblical womanhood · Homemaking · Money · Parenting

Three Basic Truths that Will Help You Manage Your Time Better as a Homemaker

Time, Like Money, Must Be Budgeted Many of you know that my husband and I are huge Dave Ramsey fans. Dave Ramsey taught my husband and me how to manage our money better, become debt-free, build our emergency fund, and plan for retirement. Dave Ramsey is a financial advisor who loves to teach others how… Continue reading Three Basic Truths that Will Help You Manage Your Time Better as a Homemaker

Encouragement · Homemaking · Parenting

Does the Coronavirus Have You Feeling Stuck? 15 Ways to Incorporate Some Fun into Your Routine

Does the Coronavirus Have You Feeling Stuck In Your Routine? I will admit that I like having the same routine. I thrive with a consistent routine. However, my children have been feeling blah about this whole social distancing and shelter-in-place stuff with us not being able to go to the library, to youth group, or… Continue reading Does the Coronavirus Have You Feeling Stuck? 15 Ways to Incorporate Some Fun into Your Routine

Biblical womanhood · Encouragement · Homemaking · Keepers Corner · Parenting

FINDING CONTENTMENT IN OUR CALLING AS A HOMEMAKER

As I looked around my home today, I saw all six of my children doing their morning chores. And as I stood there amid the hum of the vacuum, the swish-swish of the washer, the thump-thump of wet towels in the dryer, the sound of the wet mop hitting the tile floor, my daughter making… Continue reading FINDING CONTENTMENT IN OUR CALLING AS A HOMEMAKER

Homemaking · Parenting

Teach Your Children to be Organized

TEACH YOUR CHILDREN TO BE ORGANIZED Teach your children to be organized from an early age, because it will save you time and tears later on. Years ago, I taught my children the concept of, “in with something new, out with something old”. To this day, when we get gifts, clothing, or toys; we pack… Continue reading Teach Your Children to be Organized

Biblical womanhood · Homemaking

The Heart of Homemaking

Guest Post by Katie White Homemaking is About the Heart Homemaking is one of our greatest callings as women.  And when I speak of homemaking, I do not mean being a stay-at-home mom who tends to her children, greets her husband at the door when he returns from work with a newspaper and a foot… Continue reading The Heart of Homemaking

Health · Marriage

5 Tips on How to Set and Achieve Goals for 2019; 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 trying to… Continue reading 5 Tips on How to Set and Achieve Goals for 2019; No More Resolutions!

Biblical womanhood · Blogging · Encouragement · Health · Homemaking · Marriage · Titus 2

How to Organize Your Goals in Six Steps for 2019

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 2019

Marriage

14 Ways for Homemakers to Get Motivated

“I don’t even know where to begin, my house is disaster.” “I cannot find my motivation today.”   As the keepers of our home, we know that the laundry needs to be done, babies need to bathed, toddlers need to be fed, and our husbands want dinner every night. Yet at times in our life… Continue reading 14 Ways for Homemakers to Get Motivated