(A peek at my home earlier this year. Welcome, friends!) I love being at home, and even cleaning it isn't that bad. Today was our "home blessing" day, and I cleaned toilets, swept floors, and washed windows. After an hour or two, it felt like such a comfortable and beautiful place. Now I'm settled in … Continue reading Accepting Our Homes
Hey friends, I'm Nicole. Welcome to my blog! I can hardly believe we are nearing the end of August. I also can hardly wait! Fall is my favorite season, and I'm so excited for life to slow down a bit. I will miss my garden, though. I would like to share a new September Savings … Continue reading September Savings Challenge
Hey friends, and welcome. Ah, what a busy few weeks it has been! I am spending so much time homeschooling my children, and I haven't gotten a good handle on my schedule yet. I changed so much of our curriculum this year, and to be honest, it's been hard. I think it is the best … Continue reading Motherhood Musings | 8/21/23
Hey friends, and welcome. We all have been busy bees around here! Our first day of homeschool was this week, and I think overall we are enjoying it. (Except for my son, as I'm sure you can see from his pained smile in the photo. He would much rather be doing something else!) Oh friends, … Continue reading Our First Week of School
Hello friends, and welcome. I hope you've had a good week! Mine has been filled with a lot of home school planning. I think we are just about ready to start on Monday. After looking through my daughter's British Literature curriculum, I decided to go with something else so that should be in soon. Other … Continue reading A Week of Crafting! | August 4, 2023
Hello friends, and welcome. This week has been a whirlwind of activity. We took our children to Dollywood on Sunday to experience their Summer Celebration. We had a grand time, and it was even worth getting back home at 1 am. That's saying a lot, because I am not a night owl! We have season … Continue reading Forgetting About Good Money Habits
Hello friends, and welcome. Ah, I'm so glad it is Saturday. This is our "Sabbath," and we tend to take it easy which is so nice! I would love to share the posts that I've written here over the past week with you all, along with a little bit of encouragement from other websites. This … Continue reading Weekly Round Up | July 29, 2023
Hello friends, and welcome! I was just talking about how I need to be more careful with our spending over the next month or two. So I decided to create an August No-Spend Challenge printable! No spend challenges are great. It's amazing how a piece of paper can keep me on track. The premise is … Continue reading New August No Spend Challenge Printable!