So, as many of you know, I have been experiencing headaches and migraines and homeschool problems that have kept me from completing the menu I wanted to have up on Thursday.
I think I looked a little something like this all day yesterday--------------------------->
Fortunately, I woke up headache-free this morning. Hoorah! I've ...more
I've gotten a few emails lately from ladies who have fallen off the THM wagon and are struggling to get back on.
I'm going to come clean here and admit that I'm having the same problem.
I've had plenty of excuses. We're down to one car so it's hard to find time ...more
Picking gifts for teens can be challenging. Teenagers can be a finicky lot. They tend to have expensive tastes, but there are many things you can get for them that they would find useful and enjoyable that don't cost a fortune.
Here are 29 gift ideas, covering a wide range of ...more
Are you having holiday guests over the next couple of months? In my three-part series, I go over everything you need to make your guests feel welcome.
Where will your visitors sleep?
Part of being the best hostess ever means making sure your guests have a comfortable place to sleep. In part ...more
There are only six days left before Halloween. Of course, you are totally on top of things and already have your family's costumes ready to go. Right?
No? Me neither.
I’m the queen of Halloween procrastination! I have been known to shop for materials just two hours before trick or treating started, ...more
This guide to successful home hair color is a long and thorough post! Once you’ve finished reading this, download the printable checklist I’ve created for you!
I found my first white hair at age 12. TWELVE!!! I inherited my early graying hair from my mom.
By the time I was in my ...more
What do you do when your washer stops working, or your fridge goes on the fritz? If you answered, "go buy a new one," or, "call the repair man," I'm about to show you how you can save hundreds, even THOUSANDS of dollars.
If you are planning to teach your elementary school children at home this year, don't spend any money just yet! I've compiled a list of FREE homeschool English lessons and helpers for you. Many of these are good through high-school, but you can find everything you would need to teach ...more
Studying spelling can be boring. Although the traditional methods to practice spelling are good ways to learn and should still be used, there's no reason you can't make it a little more fun sometimes.
Here are 45 different ways to practice spelling words!
Use a water gun to write your words ...more
I find it difficult to make time for fun and extra-curricular activities when homeschooling. It's not because we don't have time in our school day, but because I don't know where to start or what exactly I'm supposed to be teaching.
Art is one of those subjects I haven't found time ...more