Faith, Homemaking, Scatter Brained Thoughts

Sometimes we get Anxious

Here lately I have been struggling with releasing my fear and anxiety over to the Lord. Even though I give it up to Him daily I will still find myself suddenly overwhelmed with anxious thoughts. Now a lot of people think that anxiety is something that you can just "get over" however, I know for most of you… Continue reading Sometimes we get Anxious

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A Little Spring Cleaning!

Happy belated Easter everyone!!!! I hope you all had a blessed Easter. Spring is in the air and so is all the allergy nonsense. For us that means trying to find ways to limit at many allergens as possible so we can actually breath and function like normal human beings. The biggest part of that....SPRING… Continue reading A Little Spring Cleaning!

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Creating Home: Make Spending Time with God a Priority

Being a work away wife I know I struggle with trying to stay on top of spending quality time with God. It's not that I don't want to or even that I don't try but I don't always succeed in my endeavors and sadly more times then not God get placed on the back burner.… Continue reading Creating Home: Make Spending Time with God a Priority

Homemaking

My Homemaking Mentor

Okay everyone I am super super super excited!!! I am now an affiliate of the fabulous Jami Balmet. Being an affiliate means I will make a small commission off of any purchases you make when you click through my link. However, my promise to you is that I will never promote something unless I myself… Continue reading My Homemaking Mentor

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Creating Home: Simple Improvements

So obviously y'all know that we have been working hard to get our little home all sweetly situated! We have put a LOT of work into painting, adding trim work, electrical wiring, raising the roof on the extra room off the house, turning the garage back into a garage, and that's before we fix the… Continue reading Creating Home: Simple Improvements

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Finding Normal Week 4: Remembering the Reason for It

Cooking, cleaning, shopping, tidying up, scheduling, planning, stressing, being a housewife is a truly exhausting task. Think about it. You want to have a perfectly lovely little home. Clean and tidy. Everything in it's place. I delicious hot meal on the table for your family. You want to do all these wonderful things. But it is exhausting… Continue reading Finding Normal Week 4: Remembering the Reason for It

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Finding Normal Week 3: Routines

The struggle is real. Waking up early, going to bed late, being tired all the time. Even when you try your best to get to bed at a decent hour there is just so much to do and so little time to do it in or hey maybe you just want to watch an extra… Continue reading Finding Normal Week 3: Routines

Homemaking

Clearing the Clutter

I am a totaly stuff hoarder myself. However, when my husband and I got married I had to leave everything behind. My parents refused to allow me to get anything from the house and I had only managed to get a very few items like extra clothes and a my letter box. Although it sucks,… Continue reading Clearing the Clutter

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Finding Normal Week 2: Cleaning House

Nothing is ever quite as wonderful as waking up to a clean home. No dishes to be washed and the laundry all put away. Nothing says good morning better, well except maybe a good morning kiss from your love ;). Really though, we have all seen those commercials. The ones where the mom is up… Continue reading Finding Normal Week 2: Cleaning House

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Finding Normal Series Week 1: Meal Planning

Meal planning can be a complicated, lengthy, bothersome project. Trust me I know. I've tried doing it several times. I always seem to be able to a get the grocery budget down, and the shopping all set. However, when it comes to what is for dinner tonight...???. There are so many different ways to meal… Continue reading Finding Normal Series Week 1: Meal Planning