Homemaking

Posts related to home management and organization

My Quest for Organization: Home Management Binders

Head over to my Facebook page to access my free planner printable available to my fans! Last week I shared some of the things that I've learned about myself while doing research on how to get my life and home organized before my family welcomes another addition in...

Why I am Planning My Unschooling Year

Typically, the words "unchooling" and "planning" do not show up in the same sentence. So how can I claim to be an unschooler and still be scouring the internet for information on how to plan a homeschooling year? C is 5 this year and, even though kindergarten isn't...

Season of Rest

I wrote last week about how I am currently in a season of rest. I gladly gave up all the busyness of my previous life when we moved, and I made a purposeful decision not to reignite that path. It's not that I didn't enjoy the multiple playdates and friend visits every...

How to Spend Less Money: 1 Simple Tip

Here's a simple thing that stops me from spending money I don't have: I have a list of things I want to buy. If I see something I like, I write it down (often in detail with place and price). It allows me to recognize the desire to have that item, but I haven't...

How to be a Great Hostess When a Friend Comes to Call

We have all had experiences when we go to someone's house and we feel comfortable. We have all experienced visits ending with a feeling of relief at being able to leave. Some women hustle about when they have a guest, making sure that all their needs are tended....