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Five Tips to Help You Become an Organized Homemaker

  Whether you have a large or small home. Or you have a large or small family, becoming an organized homemaker will help your home become an efficient home.     Five Tips for Homemakers to Help Maintain an Extremely Efficient Home Five Rules to Help You Become a Better Organized Homemaker Rule #1: PUT… Continue reading Five Tips to Help You Become an Organized Homemaker

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Six Reasons Why I Have Been Accused of Being a Mean Mom

Are You a Mean Mom? I tell my children “no” frequently. I say no to playing on electronics, grabbing junk food, and staying up late. What I have gotten in return are children that play outside, enjoying eating fruit, and are well rested in the morning. I send them to school when they say they… Continue reading Six Reasons Why I Have Been Accused of Being a Mean Mom

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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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How to Have a Frugal Birthday Party

A birthday is a milestone in a child’s life.  Typically birthdays involve gifts and a party.  A birthday can be very costly.  Years ago when we began celebrating our young children’s birthdays, we set no limit on how much we spent. We usually had enough food to feed an army and the money spent on gifts… Continue reading How to Have a Frugal Birthday Party

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Some Great Tips for Saving Money

  Frugality Money saving tips Thrifty living Cheap finds Shopping the sales Garage sales These are all terms that you are familiar with if you are looking at getting out of debt, living on one income, and trying to save money. FRUGAL RESOURCES The internet contains some great ways to save money and be able… Continue reading Some Great Tips for Saving Money

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How my nine year old son is an example to me (and you, too)

♥ Be still my heart ♥ My nine-year-old son and my two-year-old ‘baby’ girl. Together. Often joined at the hip. With six children they have built in friends. Sometimes they get along and sometimes they do not. Some are closer to one more than another. While I am grateful they do love each and look… Continue reading How my nine year old son is an example to me (and you, too)