I'm trying to start menu planning. I need to cut back on grocery spending. It's one of the only things that we regularly spend money on that we can cut back on to save some money. So I'm trying to find a menu planning system I like so I can make grocery lists for exactly what we need and then I will move on to learning to use coupons to their fullest. There are a bunch of different menu planning ... Read More about menu planning
When I'm feeling stressed or sad or angry these ten things really seem to help me out of my funk.1. my pets. I love my animals We have two cats. Peeka an 9 year old female cat we got from my sister when my husband and I were first living together. She is mostly black with a little white. Zobe an almost 2 year old male cat that is my Daughter's best friend. They adore each other. And Keira an 8 ... Read More about things that make me happy.
Today is Father's day. I am blessed that I had a dad who wanted to be in my life and loved me. Of course he wasn't perfect and as a parent now myself I understand that no mom or dad is perfect. I also married a man who loves to be a dad. I am glad my little girl gets to know that she is loved and wanted by her dad. Through many childhood and psychology classes I took while I was a preschool ... Read More about Father’s day
My project in my life right now is planning a birthday party for my husband. He is turning 30 in a few weeks and I want to really celebrate it. I love birthdays but we aren’t really having a party type of people. They are expensive, very time consuming, a lot of work and when you get right down to it stressful. The only exception I usually make for this is birthday parties for my daughter. I enjoy ... Read More about Party planning.
The best way I have found follow a few cleaning blogs such as http://cleanmama.blogspot.com/ this site has lots of great cleaning ideas and free printables to keep you on track and give you a schedule to follow. It's not something that comes naturally. I'm not a very neat and orderly person by nature. But by making more of an effort to pick up the house on a regular basis and keeping up on ... Read More about cleaning