10 Ways To Teach Appreciation To Children


Does this generation even know what it is like to have nothing?  That thought has crossed my mind a lot. As my children and I watch TV all I hear is “Mommy can I have that”? My first assumption was that as a mom I have missed something. Sometimes it seems that there is no […]

How To Have A Successful Year Homeschooling


Our first day of homeschooling started last week.  Just to admit really quick…I am a procrastinator.  Getting everything prepared the week before, or even the day before would be great for me. But. It doesn’t happen. Matter of fact, it has never happened. As far back as I can remember there have been people telling […]

5 Ways To Teach Your Teens About A Budget


This last weekend we spent some time school shopping. It is still summer and we have a lot of our summer clothes so back to school shopping for clothes is very minimal.  I choose to wait for a sale in the fall to get winter clothes that they may not have from the previous year. […]

Easy Timesavers For Busy Moms


In our house we have clutter. Not as bad as some homes because I do stay on top of it, but still it is clutter. Piles start to form on tables, chairs, the top of the piano. Basically any flat surface. Somedays I try to ignore it because I really have other stuff to clean. […]

5 Tips To Organize Your Homeschool Supplies

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Pencils, paper, notebooks, crayons, markers, highlighters and more were on sale at WalMart.  My family along with many others were there to take part in the great “Back To School” sale.  It really is the only time of year that you can find large glue sticks for 50 cents each.  We really stock up on […]