Hard to believe that it’s already October and winter is right around the corner!! Get your home, your garden and YOU ready for winter. Also bring in the new season with some fun activities!
It’s hard to believe that summer is over and that school is beginning again! Sometimes it’s difficult to “shift gears” back to school. Here are a few tips to help the transition!
Schooooool’s …. Out … For … Summer!!! Okay I probably just aged myself with that attempt at “blog singing”. Are you ready to have the kids home for the summer? Do you have a plan or are you just going… Read moreMake The Most Of Your Summer With Activities Your Kids Will Enjoy
Still in “spring cleaning mode”? Ever wondered how cleaning was done without chemicals? Here are a few cleaning hints from the 1940’s to help you.
I recently found a book for my Kindle called “The American Frugal Housewife” by Lydia Maria Francis Child. Originally published in 1832 as “The Frugal Housewife”, it became necessary to change the name to “American” because there was already an… Read moreHow to be Frugal – do you save or spend?
Note: This was originally posted in April 2014 but I thought it was worth posting again. (Family Features) Don’t get caught putting extra work into your spring cleaning efforts. “A little effort up front can make everything you do feel… Read moreFive Myths of Spring Cleaning
Spring is here!! With spring comes newness, freshness, lots of new growth (leaves, grass, flowers). That usually leads me to want to freshen up a few things in my decorating. I want that freshness all around me! I start with… Read more5 Easy Spring Decorating Ideas