How to Spend Less Time on Laundry {4 Tips}

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Laundry is one of those chores that never ends! As soon as the laundry basket is empty, something else gets thrown in there! Spending a lot of time washing, folding, and putting away laundry is frustrating .  .  . there’s so much more I’d rather be doing! There’s no getting around it; laundry is a part […]

Take Back Your Mornings!

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Do you feel like your mornings have gotten away from you? Like the morning is happening to you rather than YOU happening to the morning? If so, you are not alone! I used to have a decent morning routine, but have let it slide lately. Without an intentional morning, I feel like I’m starting the day […]

Getting it Together at Home


I’ve never been an excellent homemaker. I entered the realm of marriage, motherhood, and homemaking with little preparing or instruction. It’s been tough to develop these skills, but also fun to learn how to take care of my own little domain. Even though things were humming along OK (not awesome, but OK) they seemed to […]

Stress-Free Homemaking {FREE Gift for You}

Hop straight to the eCourse here: 4 Simple Steps to Stress-Free Homemaking! Are you tired of getting behind on laundry? (Yes!!!) Do you struggle to keep your kitchen clean? (Um, every day!) Does the dinner hour have you harried? (Frequently) If so, you cannot miss a FREE 4-part mini eCourse that is available for a […]

Planning for an AWESOME Year!

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Goal setting has changed a lot for me over the years. I used to plan major achievements and accomplishments, but now prefer to focus on building habits slowly and surely. The end result may be the same, but the journey feels more sturdy and less uncertain. Building habits and implementing smaller changes, are the stepping […]

Lavender-Rosemary Fire Logs

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These herbal fire logs smell lovely and add a delightful fragrance to a fire place or wood stove. They are simple to make and have a beautiful, rustic look. I have used lavender and rosemary, however, other herbs would be work very well. How to Make Lavender-Rosemary Fire Logs You will need: 10 stalks  dried rosemary […]

Building Family Systems {A Giveaway!}


I have often found myself overwhelmed as wife and mom. At times I’d even say I was paralyzed; filled with plans, desires, and hopes, yet completely unsure how implement them. When it comes to raising kids and building a thriving family, there is a lot to think about: How can we train and discipline our […]

There’s a new bundle on the block! {You’ll want to check this out}

By popular demand, 100+ homemaking bloggers are bringing back The Ultimate Homemaking Bundle, and it’s better than ever! This year’s homemaking bundle is packed with great books, but the bonuses are just as exciting. As with every bundle, you’ll probably find there are lots of books that apply to you and some you could do […]

Embracing Self-Care: Peace in the Home

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Peace in the home. Sounds lovely, doesn’t it? What provides peace in the home will be different for every one, but I venture to say there are a few methods that are the same for most of us. For me, I’ve got three main areas that I’m working on to being more peace to my […]

MORE Time Saving Tips for Busy Moms

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If you missed the first installment, you can find all the tips here.  Continuing on. . . Limit social media Yeah, I know, it’s a hard one. For me, as a stay at home mom, social media gives me some wonderful interaction throughout the day. But there are times when it causes distraction and ends […]