Homekeeping/DIY

5 Steps to Keeping Your Home Clean and Organized

5 Steps to Keeping Your Home Clean and Organized

This is the first post in my 10 post series, 10 Areas to Master For Managing a Household. Join me every Thursday for a new installment! Grab a coffee or make some tea and read this like we are hanging out in my kitchen. It’s […]

10 Areas to Master For Managing a Household

10 Areas to Master For Managing a Household

I used to get the occasional email or social media message asking about how I plan my days or how I run our homeschool or how I keep my house clean. I have noticed that in the last year or so, as I have been […]

Grown Up Chore Charts

Grown Up Chore Charts

I will write about my kid’s chore charts eventually. They are really simple and cute and work well for us, but something I keep wanting to address is how often I am asked how to get kids to stay on top of their chores. The […]

Four Time Management Tips

Four Time Management Tips

Homeschooling, sewing, craft projects with the kids, knitting, baking, cooking from scratch, keeping a clean home, adventuring, friends, etc etc etc. I get a lot of emails and messages asking me how I get it done, and the answer isn’t magic. Good friends that see […]

Lemons in the Garbage Disposal

Lemons in the Garbage Disposal

The first time I had a garbage disposal was 3 years ago when we moved to California, I had a general idea of what was ok to go in (mushy cereal), and what was not (raw veggies), but I had no idea how to clean […]

Homemade Laundry Soap!

Homemade Laundry Soap!

I have seen recipes for homemade laundry soap around on Pinterest and some of my favorite blogs for at least a year, and while I made soap with my girl Vanessa last year, I had never attempted to make it. Last week I hit the […]

Homemade Facial Cleansers

Homemade Facial Cleansers

Last year I started experimenting with making my own mineral makeup, lip glosses and bath fizzies and a few months ago we made soap with new friends! Since all of these experiments went so well and I was not only able to use everything I […]

Make Your Own Bath Fizzies

Make Your Own Bath Fizzies

Today is a fun link up day! All these link ups are full of beautiful and inspirational projects – check some of them out! A Bowl Full of Lemons, Sugar Bee Crafts, My Uncommon Slice of Suburbia, Funky Polkadot Giraffe, Today’s Creative Blog, The Blackberry […]