DIY Modest Nursing Tanks

July 23, 2015 7 Comments | Disclosure

Nursing is a big job! Being comfortable AND modest can also feel like a big job, especially in public. With my first baby, I stayed home most of the time in fear of having to nurse in front of other people. It took me a little while (okay a long ... Read More...

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Homemade Stain Remover {Picture Tutorial}

July 3, 2015 55 Comments | Disclosure

The Only Spot Remover You Will Ever Need A lot of you probably already know that you can use a grease-fighting dish soap to help with grease stains, but this easy concoction takes it up a notch... Stains that would not come out with other ... Read More...

3 Ingredient Insect Repellent

July 2, 2015 2 Comments | Disclosure

With girls camp, family camping, cub scout day camp, lake time, outdoor volleyball, fishing and hiking in full force this summer we have been taking advantage of this beautiful bug repellent. I am so glad that I found this amazing natural solution to ... Read More...

How To Add Curb Appeal On a Budget

June 30, 2015 2 Comments | Disclosure

Learn how to give your house character and charm in just a few easy steps! Plus, learn the tips and tricks to paint a metal front door! This place needed some charm added to it, and my friend Shannon knew just what to do to brighten it ... Read More...

How to Make Jeans into Shorts and Keep the Original Hem

June 29, 2015 4 Comments | Disclosure

Make cute jeans into cute shorts! I love this clever way to shorten the length of jeans or pants while still keeping the original hem! Turn a pair of toddler jeans into cute shorts! This works perfectly on a straight leg jean or pant and is an ... Read More...

Girls Camp Craft Idea: Repurposed Chalkboards

June 24, 2015 Leave a Comment | Disclosure

If you're looking for a quick and easy (and affordable) craft idea for youth, this is a great one! All you need is old or outdated dishes, platters or pans... and you can easily turn them into a chalkboard!  I found this platter on Easter ... Read More...

Summer Fun With Ice Chalk Recipe

June 23, 2015 Leave a Comment | Disclosure

Summer can get pretty long especially those first few weeks when the kids are just out of school and we haven't settled into a summer routine.  I like to keep them busy with new activities that they can learn from and enjoy. We tried this ice chalk ... Read More...

15 Pool Noodle Activities For Kids

June 18, 2015 Leave a Comment | Disclosure

My kids are always looking for new ways to be entertained, especially in the summer. Lately I have been collecting  ideas for cub scouts and girls camp. Here are some fun and inexpensive activities that they can do with just pool noodles!  These are ... Read More...

Parenting Tip: How I Use Chores to Keep My Kids Motivated

June 17, 2015 30 Comments | Disclosure

As a mother of 8, I'm continually on the look out for new ways to keep my household running.  I know I'm not alone in this... even if you've only got one child at home, there are still messes to be cleaned up, food to prepare, laundry to wash, hugs ... Read More...

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