My Boy

Boys will be boys

**Get FREE Mrs. Meyer’s Hand Soap, $10 Credit, and FREE Shipping at ePantry! EXTENDED Until 8/3! Details here.** Here is a picture of my son doing a balancing act on his sister’s bed. (I’m sharing this as part of the MOB Society’s Boys in Motion Link-Up) It seems my son is always trying to balance […]

Decluttering 100 things!

Workout DVDs

**Get FREE Mrs. Meyer’s Hand Soap, $10 Credit, and FREE Shipping at ePantry! EXTENDED Until 8/3! Details here.** This month Emily, from Live Renewed, challenged us to declutter 100 things! As someone who hopes to have a clutter free home (one day soon), I was up for the challenge. So far I’m at 62 things. […]

How to Make a Frugal Foot Scrub

Frugal homemade foot scrub

**Get FREE Mrs. Meyer’s Hand Soap, $10 Credit, and FREE Shipping at ePantry! EXTENDED Until 8/3! Details here.** I’m having a lot of fun sharing these homemade body care recipes with you! I hope you have been encouraged to try making some of your own. Today’ I’ll be showing you how to make your own […]

Simple Citrus Bath Salts Recipe

Citrus Bath Salts

**Get FREE Mrs. Meyer’s Hand Soap, $10 Credit, and FREE Shipping at ePantry! EXTENDED Until 8/3! Details here.** I love to give (and receive) handmade gifts. To me, they say, “I love you. I thought of you. You are worth my time.” I hope you’ve enjoyed the body care recipes I’ve shared so far. I’ve […]

Hard Lotion Bars and Hair Butter!

Hair butter

**Get FREE Mrs. Meyer’s Hand Soap, $10 Credit, and FREE Shipping at ePantry! EXTENDED Until 8/3! Details here.** Today I’m going to share two very easy products you CAN make at home. All that is involved is mixing, melting, and pouring. Just about anyone can do that, right? Over Christmas I made some wonderful hard […]

Becoming a Better Mother: Mother to Mother Encouragement

mothers relaxing

**Get FREE Mrs. Meyer’s Hand Soap, $10 Credit, and FREE Shipping at ePantry! EXTENDED Until 8/3! Details here.** Image by Sanja Gjenero Mothers need other mothers. We know and appreciate each other without saying a word. We all feel and experience so much of the same thing, day in and day out; the embarrassment of […]

Lemon Lime Sugar Scrub

Lemon Lime Sugar Scrub

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Homemade Mother’s Day gifts…all week long!

Mother's day gifts

**Get FREE Mrs. Meyer’s Hand Soap, $10 Credit, and FREE Shipping at ePantry! EXTENDED Until 8/3! Details here.** Mother’s Day is one of those times when a homemade gift is perfectly in order. Over the weekend I made lots of different scrubs, salts and salves, this week I’ll be sharing them with you. They are […]

Where I've Been

Tea and chocolate

**Get FREE Mrs. Meyer’s Hand Soap, $10 Credit, and FREE Shipping at ePantry! EXTENDED Until 8/3! Details here.** I’m sitting at my computer drinking tea, and eating chocolate eggs. I’m trying to catch up on email and thought it might be a good time to pop in here and say hello again. This is how […]

Becoming a Better Mother: Harnessing the Power of Prayer

**Get FREE Mrs. Meyer’s Hand Soap, $10 Credit, and FREE Shipping at ePantry! EXTENDED Until 8/3! Details here.** James 5:16b-18 says, “The effective prayer of a righteous man can accomplish much. Elijah was a man with a nature like ours, and he prayed earnestly that it would not rain, and it did not rain on […]