My Top Homemaking Challenges … and My Top Homemaking Solutions • No Place Like Home : Reblogged My home would not be as nearly full without my kiddos – and I’m talking full of love, life and loudness. It also wouldn’t be nearly as full of stuff, though. From toys to clothes, my kids fill our home with a lot of stuff. And they don’t just fill it – they also get…

25 Thanksgiving Side Dish Recipes {+ My Thanksgiving Menu} • No Place Like Home Thanksgiving Side Dishes By Hilary Bernstein Of No Place Like Home Wondering what you can bring to the Thanksgiving table this year? Change up your standard Thanksgiving side dish plans with one of these 25 real food recipes! Thanksgiving dinner may be one of the best meals of the year. But it’s a feast that includes so…

How to Start Homemaking … From Scratch • Hilary Bernstein


First of all, before you startanything, please give yourself grace. Know that you’ll be in the process of figuring out what’s best for you. Know that you’ll do some things really well and some things terribly. Don’t worry about trying to do everything perfectly right away (if ever) – because it won’t happen.

Becoming a Modern Day Proverbs 31 Woman • Hilary Bernstein

Depending on how much you like – or dislike – housework, you may admire or disdain the Proverbs 31 woman.

Some Christian women despise the description found in Proverbs 31:10-31. If you’re not familiar with her, the Proverbs 31 woman works hard … and it seems like she does everything well. In an age of comparison, it can be easy to feel inadequate when you read about a biblical superwoman.

I challenge you to take a different approach, though.Instead of focusing on how you can never measure up to her, look at her as an excellent biblical description of what women can do. Women can work hard and succeed. Women can be excellent wives and mothers. Women can act as the very strong and capable backbone of their families.

How and Why I’m Getting My Home Ready for Back-to-School • Hilary Bernstein Hilary Bernstein : How And Why I’m Getting My Home Ready For Back To School From Sarah:  Needless to say,  I know longer have to worry about Back To School. I no longer teach at a grade school. I no longer run a home school / preschool/daycare/after school program in my home. I miss…