Make Your Own Fire Starters

by Jessica, contributing writer I love DIY. But I especially love cheap, easy, fool proof DIY! These fire starters are just that. They’re made from things usually destined for the trash, making them practically free. They’re simple and quick to make. And they’ve NEVER failed to start a nice, toasty fire, either in the fireplace […]

Simple Homemade Laundry Detergent

Editor’s Note: This is a guest post from Margaret Anne. Margaret Anne is one of eight children and loves to find alternative ways of living. Growing up, she had to learn to eat healthy, save money, and work hard to become as healthy and happy as she is now. She shares tried and true healthy […]

10 Minute Kettle Bell Workout For Busy Moms

10 Minute Kettle Bell Workout for Busy Moms   By Angela Parker, Contributing Writer  ***Always consult with your doctor before beginning a new workout program.  Kettle Bells   Kettle Bells are weights that can be used to add extra weight in body weight exercises. They can help you build more lean muscle mass which improves […]

How to Organize a Jesse Tree Ornament Swap

  Every year around Christmas I have big plans to “do” lots of things. My Christmas Bucket List would include activities like: make Jesse Tree ornaments, do Truth in the Tinsel with my kids, drive around and look at Christmas lights, make neighbor gifts, bake cookies, go caroling, decorate the house, read nothing but Christmas […]