The Best Way To Organize A Recipe Binder (with free printables)

The Best Way To Organize A Recipe Binder (with free printables)

When it comes to organizing recipes, it’s about ease, accessibility and function. 

Well, any type of organization really, but…

If storing and organizing our recipes is too complicated, it’s not going to be maintained very easily.

Organization in all areas of our lives, has potential to save us time and helps us be more productive as we are spending our time doing, rather than spending time trying to find what we need. 

Even organizing small areas in our homes can have big impact. 

Such as organizing our recipes. 

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Balancing Homeschooling and Homemaking

Balancing Homeschooling and Homemaking

Every homeschool mom struggles with trying to figure out how to balance homeschooling and housework.

Homemaking and homeschooling are big responsibilities, each of them on their own. With everything that is involved in each, together they are a lot to carry. 

There is no perfect way to do anything, but if you find yourself struggling to manage it all, here are some tips that will help you in your homemaking and homeschooling journey.

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Motherhood Is A Calling-Straight Talk To Moms & Why You Matter

Motherhood Is A Calling-Straight Talk To Moms & Why You Matter

Motherhood became my calling when I became a mom. 

 Being a mom can be the most amazing, beautiful and rewarding experience in your life! 

 It is also taxing, challenging, and exhausting. The task of motherhood with all its beauty, doesn’t make it an easy task. 

 It challenges you physically, mentally and emotionally and in ways that you never anticipated. You will be challenged, stretched and grow in ways that you wouldn’t without children. 

 It is a constant juggling act to balance it all and to do it with grace, intention and joy. 

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How To Get Kids To Do Chores

How To Get Kids To Do Chores

Let’s talk about chores. 

More specifically getting our children to do chores.

There are those who believe that giving kids chores takes away from them enjoying childhood, but there seems to be more adults these days who don’t want to grow up and take responsibility than in previous generations. Could this be contributing to the dilemma? Quite possibly. 

 Personally, I think it is our job and privilege to teach and include our children in helping out around the house. 

 Do they always want to? No, not usually. 

 Is it easier to do the task without them? Absolutely. 

 But it’s for their benefit…and ours that they do. 

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The Not So Pretty Confessions of a Home School Mom

The Not So Pretty Confessions of a Home School Mom

Homeschooling is hard and there are days I don’t want to do it, but I’m going to keep showing up because I know it’s worth it.

But honestly? Most weeks I want to quit at some point or another. 

I have been a homeschooling mom for the last 9 years and having the opportunity to homeschool my 4 children has been a blessing, but…

I’ll admit that I have a love /hate relationship with homeschooling.

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14 Strategies For Moms To Stop Overwhelm

14 Strategies For Moms To Stop Overwhelm

I am a doer by nature and love to “get ‘er done”, but this year I felt like I was drowning. The things I used to enjoy doing were no longer exciting to me. I felt on the verge of dissolving into a puddle of tears at any given moment. 

I was completely overwhelmed. 

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