Decluttering Methods

Decluttering Methods – Which One is Right for You?

If you’re feeling boxed in by the amount of clutter in your home, like me, you’ve likely come to the realization that it’s time to make a change. You’ve probably thought about what life could be like if you reclaimed your space, making it clean and organized. Decluttering means less stuff to organize but often parting with our stuff is harder than most of us think. And choosing how and what to get rid of can be an … Continue reading →

How I Feed My Family of 6 For $100 a Week

How I Feed my Family of 6 on a $100 Week Frugal Grocery Budget

I must confess to you I am not the most organized person, which can make monthly grocery shopping on a frugal grocery budget, or money diet as my oldest daughter calls it, a bit of a challenge.  But let me assure you it still is possible! I love the old saying, “Necessity is the mother of invention.” Due to pay cuts and the poor economy I found myself needing to slash my family’s grocery budget from about … Continue reading →

How I Became A Monthly Grocery Shopping Convert

How I Became a Monthly Grocery Shopping Convert

I recently became a monthly grocery shopping convert out of necessity. I refused for many years because it did not retrieve positive memories of my childhood living in the middle of nowhere! Monthly grocery shopping was a necessity growing up and I loved the variety I had when I moved to the city as an adult and was able to shop weekly and at a moments notice. How I Started I grew up in Big Bend National … Continue reading →

organize your pantry

Organize Your Pantry in 2 Hours

My pantry has been a source of stress for a long time so I was determined last night to organize my pantry and I was not going to stop until it was DONE! To my surprise, it only took me 2 hours to achieve my goal! Now, I love Pinterest and gleaned a ton of ideas on how I could organize the pantry and make it look beautiful. But that will be a work in process. There … Continue reading →

Simple Kitchen Organization Ideas

Simple Kitchen Organization Ideas

  Out of all the rooms in your house, which room do you spend the most time in? I bet you would say the KITCHEN! Keep reading for several kitchen organizer ideas you can use in your kitchen. We have to prepare 3 meals a day plus up to 2 snacks a day. Not to mention preparing a bottle for the baby, washing dishes, loading the dishwasher, and the many other tasks including homeschooling for some of … Continue reading →