Encouragement for the Sport of Motherhood

Encouragement for the Sport of Motherhood

Do you ever listen to the advice you use to encourage your children in their sports or other endeavors? As a mom one of our biggest roles in our child’s life is that of a cheerleader.  But moms need encouragement too! My family just finished up our swim season, and is...
Gamifying Homeschool for Older Children

Gamifying Homeschool for Older Children

Do you use games in your homeschool? Games are a great tool for making learning fun and increasing retention of information. Making learning a game, is also know as gamification. Often times we think of games for younger children but guest poster Jeriann Watkins...
How I Feed my Family of 6 on a $100 Week Frugal Grocery Budget

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,...
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...