My 10 Favorite Kitchen Organizing Ideas

As I’m anxiously awaiting my new floors in the hallway, I have been cleaning up sheet rock dust from our last project.  I tend to clean in an “If You Give a Mouse a Cookie” style.  Somehow it evolved from…

Top 5 DIY Laundry Detergent Recipes

5 of the BEST DIY Laundry Detergents

5 Best Homemade Laundry Detergents I have seen so many different cleaners on Pinterest and other places that claim to work.  I have been semi- skeptical since I bought some “organic, non-chemical” laundry detergent at a farmer’s market last summer.  It…

3 Things to Look For in Window Treatments

In our new home, one of my splurges was to order shutters.  This is not one of those “DIY on a budget” things- they are expensive.  However, I want to live here a long time, and I thought it was…

Chore Magnets

          I have tried a lot of things to try to have a routine where the kids get ready in the morning and do a chore to learn responsibility and help around the house.  I feel…

Our “Harmony Jar”

          I just realized that you can get an idea of the kind of week I’ve had based on the projects I did.  I made a “Harmony Jar” and a Chore Chart.  Ha. I got this…

Chalkboard Product Dilemma

          I have a few chalkboard posts, but it just occurred to me that it would have helped immensely if someone had spelled out the products and which is good for which use.  Each has their…