Moms, we’ve all been there. It’s late at night and you need to close your child’s bedroom window. You gracefully and quietly tiptoe across their floor to the other side of the room and close it, without any noise. You feel like you’ve accomplished a great feat, as you walk quickly towards the door. Then… Continue reading Cleaning Up Legos
This week I have been training my daughter in the laundry room. She already folded and put away laundry, but I wanted her to learn the whole process. Sort the clothes Put a load in the washer. Add correct mount of soap. Make sure all the knobs are at the right setting and start washer.… Continue reading Average Housewife Dilemma: White Laundry Turned Pink
I went for a run. Read my Bible. Showered, ate breakfast, and made coffee. Put dinner in the slow cooker. Started a load of laundry. Now, I’m cleaning my desk, so I can plan homeschool the rest of the day. Right when I was finishing up this post, my mouse stopped working, and I had… Continue reading Productive Morning of an Average Housewife
Today I’m linking up with iHomeschool Network’s Birthday Lessons in August and I have the privilege of featuring Julia Child. By KUHT [CC0], via Wikimedia Commons Julia (Williamson) Child was born August 15, 1912. Growing up in Pasadena, CA, Julia rarely ate her mother’s cooking because they had a hired cook. She lived a comfortable… Continue reading Happy 100th Birthday, Julia Child!
I am raising my daughters to be homemakers. Whether they get married or not, they will have a home to take care of. I want to equip them while their young and as they grow how to keep a home. One of the ways that I have done that is to make my daughters a… Continue reading A Homemaking Journal for your Daughter
Photo by the_girl I’m home with kids all day, every day. Many times without a car. We are a one car family. The days can get very long and exhausting. Then I hear it. That magical sound. I hear the van drive up. Finally he’s home. I can have a little break. I can keep… Continue reading Welcome Home
It’s been a couple of months since I posted my goals for the month. I really had enough to do after our move, so I decided not to do the three extra goals. Now we are all moved in. Every box is unpacked, (okay not really). Time to set some goals to get accomplished for… Continue reading 3 in 30 Goals: July 2012