7 years ago today I began this blog to give myself a place to cultivate and share my love of homemaking. Last month I gave you all the opportunity to do the same, through my #HappyHomemaker2020 Challenge on Instagram. It was a simple challenge where each day we shared a photo of something we loved… Continue reading Recapping The Happy Homemaker Challenge + A Milestone!
I'm excited to launch the Happy Homemaker Challenge for August 2020! This will take place on Instagram, and has been designed to help us find joy and contentment in our role as homemakers. I've always preached my mantra that all women are homemakers, no matter what additional titles you hold - wife, mom, widow, single,… Continue reading Happy Homemaker Challenge: August 2020
Easter Weekend Recap: Lots of good food and lots of time to rest. We enjoyed our new deck furniture, a slow weekend and the extra worship music and sermons available online this Easter! I took the time to set a pretty table for the two of us, using an inspiration picture I'd saved on Pinterest.… Continue reading 5 Pictures on Friday: Easter Weekend Recap 2020
Last week I encouraged you with a reminder to continue your housekeeping habits. I know that for many of us, keeping the house from looking like a war zone is a daily uphill battle. I also know that it is up to us as women to create that comfortable, cozy, peaceful feeling in our homes.… Continue reading Homemaking Extras To Make Quarantine More Enjoyable
Why should we clean our homes during these days/weeks/months that we're home all the time? Nobody will see them except for the people living here! Exactly. My argument for keeping a tidy home during quarantine comes from one of my homemaking heroes - the woman described in Proverbs 31:27 -"She looks well to the ways… Continue reading Why Our Housekeeping Habits Matter More Than Ever
If you find yourself with a little extra time at home this weekend, why not use it to organize a few hot spots around your home? I promise you won't regret it - at least I never do! I have a short list of three things you can organize this weekend, and we'll start in… Continue reading 3 Things You Can Organize This Weekend
This year I just felt like keeping it simple and neutral for Easter. Sometimes I drag out all the pastels, but I didn't want to end up redecorating the whole house at the end of April. Adding a few Easter touches into my lightened up decor makes it simple! I loved using touches of ribbon… Continue reading Decorating for Easter with Blue and White
Whether your house is in constant chaos and disorder or whether you just have an area or two that needs attention, these habits can be really helpful! #1 Make your bed every day It's likely that your bed is the focal point of your bedroom and it probably fills a large portion of your room.… Continue reading 5 Habits That Will Take Your Home From Chaos to Cozy!
I receive a commission if you make a purchase using links in this post ❤ Your hand held vacuum can do a lot more than clean up Cheerios and pet hair. It's actually one of my favorite cleaning tools - there are many ways that it makes cleaning my house so much easier! Here are… Continue reading 4 Unusual Uses for Your Hand Held Vacuum
I receive a commission if you make a purchase using links in this post ❤ I'm continuing my winter decor updates with a tour our living room, featuring the new furniture we purchased at the end of the year. We are in love! This was the first big furniture purchase we've ever made - until… Continue reading Living Room Decor Update + New Furniture!