Category: Homemaking

We started container gardening about three years ago; this style of gardening was the perfect choice for our family since we were relocating so frequently. By switching to container gardening, we could move our garden at a moment’s notice. There are a few limitations when choosing to container garden, but we found we could still grow most of our favorite fruits, herbs, and vegetables.

Here are some easy steps to get started:

  • Find a place in your yard that gets at least six hours of sun a day.

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It’s not like you expected homemaking to be a piece of cake.

But you had no idea you’d be so tired, frustrated, and overwhelmed, right?

I’ve often felt the same way. When I first became a wife and mom years ago, I needed GPS to find my way around the kitchen. Oh, and developing systems to efficiently handle laundry and cleaning? Um… do I have to answer that?

Homemaking is filled with mundane tasks that never end,

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If you have children with interest in gardening, the perfect one to start with is a butterfly garden. Butterflies are intriguing for the young and the old. As their populations have declined due to various threats, it’s an excellent idea to create a butterfly garden in your backyard to enjoy these beautiful creatures. I love sitting in our garden first thing in the morning; it is so peaceful watching all the butterflies & hummingbirds dance amongst the flowers.

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There are a lot of great reasons why should make your own household cleaners One of my favorites is it allows me to get our kids involved and with three dogs, two cats and my messy crew I can always use the help. The other benefit is avoiding the dangers of toxic store bought cleaners.

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