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Everyone knows about Spring cleaning  after a long winter, but what about Fall cleaning to prepare for winter. My house is usually worse following the warm season than the cold. We keep the windows open as much as the weather … Continue reading

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For years, I suffered from Super Working Mom Syndrome.  It’s a condition that causes working moms to believe we have to do everything and do it to perfection while looking our best in heels and lipstick.  The good news is, … Continue reading

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Do you ever wish there were eight days in a week? Maybe a three-day weekend?  I do.  Just one extra day on the weekend to finish up what needs to be done.  Saturdays are for games. Sundays for worship and … Continue reading

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Ya’ll know by now that I am not crafty, but there are some things that I would like to learn.  I have wonderful memories of my mom and aunts embroidering and hand quilting and these ladies are some of the finest … Continue reading

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Every year my mama deep cleans her entire house literally from top to bottom.  With our busy schedule, I am lucky to deep clean one room once a year.  But this year I have a plan.   I will take on … Continue reading

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Because I am usually disappointed.  But, the Mr. Clean Magic Eraser Bath Scrubber surprised me! Although we have a water softener, our shower still gets a hard water/soap scum buildup that I sometimes think will take a miracle to get … Continue reading

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As I have said before “I’m not crafty and I am okay with that”, but with God’s creation I can make something lovely.  This is from my “garden”.   Snowballs and Lilacs I added plant food to the water and … Continue reading

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Southern Living refers to where I live as the “upper south” I call it the “lower north”.  In all reality it has the climate of the Midwest with lots of snow and long winters without much sun!  It is enough … Continue reading

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Saturday was so beautiful here.  The sun was brightly shining, the birds were singing loudly, and the blooms were bursting in to life. Oh, how I love Spring!  The “freshness” of the air and all things are new.  Being a … Continue reading

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I  previously posted how I struggle to keep my home in order.  Yesterday, I had an ah-ha moment! It was such a revelation that I could almost hear clapping and cheering!  Drum roll please……I’m overwhelmed! With work, homeschool, sports, and … Continue reading

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