The Thing About Sunday Dinner In The South By Due South/ From Sarah Check THIS BLOG OUT!!!!

The Thing About Sunday Dinner In The South by Laura Beth Peters https://duesouth.media/the-thing-about-sunday-dinner-in-the-south/ “Imagine a porch filled with rocking chairs and people sitting in those rockers with dogs laying at the feet of those around them, screened doors pulled open and slamming shut as kids dash out to play tag with one another, glasses with perspired edges filled…

The reality of homemaking. — Coffee with Kate

Does it happen to all housewives at some time in their homemaking careers? The letting go of the perfectly tidy house? The relaxing with all the cleaning, the days of organizing, watching Flylady routines on YouTube to get ideas…or try and reinspire yourself? Does a time come when you post a note on the fridge […]…

How I Fight The Enemies of Homemaking — Come Home For Comfort

I love being a homemaker! Creating a peaceful, cozy place for my family to live and for guests to enjoy is something that comes almost naturally for me. But as much as I love it, I still have to fight the enemies of homemaking. What are the enemies of homemaking? The Daily Connoisseur recently discussed […]…

HOW TO COOK A FROZEN TURKEY By A Modern Homestead

How to Cook a Frozen Turkey HOW TO COOK A FROZEN TURKEY By A Modern Homestead From Sarah : I have to admit, I don’t worry about cooking a turkey or fixing a huge Thanksgiving Or Christmas Dinner.  I never have. I will admit that I always make sure that I defrost the turkey before…

7 Habits of Highly Effective Homemakers By Artful Homemaking

7 Habits of Highly Effective Homemakers By Artful Homemaking 7 Habits of Highly Effective Homemakers “A Real-Life Example The first thing I noticed when I entered the room was the delicious aroma of cinnamon and apples. A vanilla candle flickered cheerily on the entryway table, and the scene before me was one of warmth and…

8 Reasons To Keep Your Home Decluttered By Whole Hearted Home

8 Reasons To Keep Your Home Decluttered : By Whole Hearted Home 8 Reasons To Keep Your Home DeCluttered “There are seasons in life that bring changes and the need to declutter When a baby grows out of clothes or toys. When summer clothes are swapped for winter. When winter clothes are swapped for summer….

13 Ways to Reduce Daily Stress By Morning Motivated Mom

13 Ways to Reduce Daily Stress By Morning Motivated Mom 13 Ways to Reduce Daily Stress ” Begin your day with quiet/alone time I find that if I have even a few minutes alone in the morning, my day runs more smoothly. I enjoy waking up before my girls instead of with them, as this…

Weekend Links {January 14, 2017}

What’s On My Nightstand:

Still working through Hillbilly Elegy – it’s really good.

I’m going through The Blessing of Humility with my daughter and a friend. We’re working through the discussion by email working on a chapter at a time (we’ll meet in person when we can to chat about it too). There’s some good discussion questions to get you thinking deeper about each chapter.

Resources For Your Household Notebook: Free Printables & Checklists!

How To Get Organized: Printables & Checklists To Help You Get Started I’ve created quite a few free printables to help you with your organizing and decluttering tasks around your home. You don’t have to print these all out now, if you don’t want, because I’ll introduce them slowly, over the course of the year,…