house cleaning tips and tricks to keep your house clean

7 Simple Yet Effective House Cleaning Tips and Tricks

Wise|Home & Garden|Life on Purpose
Learn How to Keep Your House Clean and Tidy with These 7 Tips I don't have time to spend hours organizing and cleaning my house. I have found a few little house cleaning tips tricks that help keep my house clean and save my sanity! Of course, it is very helpful to enlist your kids in keeping the house tidy. Here are a few different ideas for managing kids and chores.  And being efficient when you clean is helpful too. To complement those habits, I'm going to show you... Read this post
Laundry tips and tricks

8 Laundry Tips and Tricks to Get Laundry Done Fast

Frugal Living|Wise|Life on Purpose
How to Do Laundry Faster and More Efficiently Before we get into any laundry time-saving tips, you might want to take the time to clean your washing machine and dryer so they will work better and more efficiently for you! Also, take measures to... Read this post
Prepear meal plans

Prepear Review: Best Free Meal Planning App I’ve Ever Used!!

Wise|Family|Life on Purpose
I've tried a lot of different meal planning methods in the past, and although some have sort of worked, nothing has ever really stuck. Coming up with dinner ideas week after week is a constant struggle for me! In fact, anyone that really knows me,... Read this post
Stay at home day

Benefits of a Stay-at-Home Day (and Why You Need One)

Family|Life on Purpose
Why Staying at Home All Day is Necessary Sometimes When I was in college, every day was a juggling act. With a full class load, a full-time job and the desire for a social life, there were many balls in the air. Sometimes I would drop them all.... Read this post
How to add more family love to your home

12 Ways to Bring More Family Love into Your Home

Family|Life on Purpose
As I was brainstorming on the times in my life that I felt that our family functioned the best, it was when we were all getting along. When you live with the same people and spend all your time together, it is normal that you will get in arguments... Read this post
Cash envelope system guide

A Simple Guide to the Cash Envelope System

Frugal Living|Wise|Wealthy
Written by my sister Carolee, this is a guide that will teach you everything you need to know about the cash envelope system. This post covers the pros of using the system and gives you helpful, actionable pointers to get started. There are also some... Read this post
How to use multiple bank accounts for budgeting

How to Make a Budget With 7 Bank Accounts

Wise|Wealthy|Life on Purpose
Over the past several years, I've discovered a few different ways to help us stay on track with spending. One way is using the YNAB app. Check out my You Need a Budget review for all the details of why that works for budgeting. Another trick that... Read this post
Allowance for kids and chores

Should You Give Your Kids Allowance for Chores?

Family|Life on Purpose
My Thoughts on Giving Kids Allowance I've got 8 kids. My oldest is 22 and my youngest is 3. Needless to say, we've been doing the parenting thing for quite a while and I'll be raising kids for quite a while still. :) When our oldest left home, we... Read this post
Body pump workout

8 Amazing BODYPUMP Benefits & 5 Tips for Beginners

Healthy|Life on Purpose
How I Got Started With My First Body Pump Workout A few months after I had baby number 8, a friend invited me to come to a Body Pump class at our local YMCA. What is BodyPump you ask? BodyPump is a group exercise (hold on group haters, don't click... Read this post
10 commandment for teens social media use

10 Commandments for Teens Social Media Use

Wise|Life on Purpose
If you've got a teenager or child with a device, you need to know what they are looking at! This is something I'm very passionate about.  We as mothers can't be afraid of technology! In fact, you've got to be one step ahead of the game and know more... Read this post
20 years of marriage and 8 kids later... here's my top tip for a successful marriage... date nights are a must! Here's a list of more than 100 ideas. Time to make date night a priority!

105 Cheap Date Night Ideas for Couples

Frugal Living|Wise|Family
I've been married for 20 22 years now, and I'll be the first to say that having a successful and loving marriage takes work! If you don't take the time to nourish it, your marriage relationship can evolve from a relationship of loving adoration into... Read this post
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