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home + kids = tidy??

Is it possible?  Is it necessary?  Here’s a great post from my new favorite blog. Why It’s Important To Keep A Tidy Home While Your Children Are Young Most of us young homemaking mamas grew up with people like Martha Stewart and magazines like Good Housekeeping, Southern Living…the list goes on.  All of these sources […]

repurpose craft

Here is my latest craft project.  There really wasn’t much to it, but I just love how it looks!One of the curious items my husband and I found in our attic was a Denver Mint money bag from 1978.  This bag has some significance though, a little piece of family history. ………………………………………..the story behind it………………………………………..Many […]

the necessity of cooking

I love to cook, but most of the time it’s done purely out of necessity.  I make dinner for my husband and me every night almost every night.  We eat out only about once a week.  I rarely truly enjoy my cooking time because my body says, “I”m tired.  Let’s get this over with.”  When […]

thanks “dad”

Many years ago, my husband’s dad planted lots of trees.  I don’t know how long ago he planted them, he’s been gone almost 12 years.  I didn’t know him well at all, but it’s obvious to me now that he loved his yard and wanted it to be beautiful.  I seriously doubt he ever thought, […]