5 Ways to Simplify Your Laundry

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Laundry is a chore we all face. Not everyone loves doing laundry like I do. {in fact, I know many of you hate it!} Make this chore go more smoothly and quicker with these 5 tips to simplify your laundry: 1. Don’t Sort! We all grew up learning how to sort clothes by colors. But these […]

18 Things to Do in Nashville This Spring

18 Things to Do & See in Nashville This Spring

Spring is a wonderful time to be in Nashville. Whether you live here or are planning a visit soon, get out during the Spring months! The weather is perfect, the flowers are blooming, trees are budding, and there are lots of things to do outdoors in and around the city. If you aren’t planning to […]

The Importance of “Me Time” As a Parent

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  I never knew the importance of having “me time” until my second child arrived.  My husband has always been great about giving me time away from home and the kids. We homeschool our children, so I’m with them quite a bit. Which is a complete blessing. But, there does come a time every now and […]

8 Camping Tips (for tent & RV camping)


I don’t know what it is, but when Christmas is over, I’m always so ready for Spring to show up so our camping season can begin. We love to camp as a family. It’s a relatively inexpensive way to get out of town, to lay down all of the stresses from everyday life, to get […]

Home. It’s One Beautiful Thing

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  Home: A home is a dwelling-place used as a permanent or semi-permanent residence. I love everything about home. It’s a place where I hear laughter coming from the living room as the boys play a board game, the boys wrestling in the upstairs playroom, quiet moments in the morning while everyone rests for another […]

Homemade All Purpose Cleaner Using 2 Household Ingredients

Homemade All Purpose Cleaner Recipe

If you’re like me, buying store bought all purpose cleaner gets old. One, because it doesn’t work as great as it should. Two, because it definitely can get pricey. We use all purpose cleaner a lot. I use it to clean our countertops, our stove top, bathrooms, and to wipe down kitchen cabinets. I was […]

Life is Better When You Look for Beauty – One Beautiful Thing

One Beautiful Thing

It’s a New Year. Time to start fresh in everything. It’s so easy to fall into the same rut of seeing things in a dreary state of mind. We all are surrounded by beauty. Everywhere we look, there’s beauty – even in the things that may not look beautiful to you at the moment. There’s […]

Christmas Break

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It’s that time of year when I take a few weeks off from blogging to re-group, brainstorm, and pray about what the next year will hold for this little corner of mine. The blog will be going on Christmas Break as of today. I’ll be having a few guest bloggers here with some really great content […]