Your family home is your respite from the world, a place to keep your loved ones safe, watch your children grow and spend quality time together. But what makes the perfect family home? Maybe you’ve had a couple of children and your current property no longer works, or perhaps you’re searching for somewhere perfect before […]
Instead of spending your next vacation at the beach, why not use that money to create a permanent staycation space in your home? While it’s nice to get away from it all every once in a while, turning your own home into a place of paradise will give you the opportunity to enjoy it all […]
MOM Tip: Quick and easy essential oil DIY project that will keep mosquitoes, flies and other bugs/insects away from your summer fun. Plus, it so pretty! Click here for this tip from One Essential Community.
MOM Tip: Place coffee filters in a flower pot so the soil won’t fall out. Click here for this tip from One Hundred Dollars a Month.
The kids will be home for the summer in a couple of weeks before you know it. Keeping them occupied might be a challenge. However, warmer weather will draw your kids out to play in the backyard. Make your backyard fun this year with these fun, creative ideas! Picture Credit Create a path of of […]
MOM Tip: Spray paint your very own Twister board on the grass for a fun activity for your family. All you need is a bucket, spray paint and some string to make straight lines. Click here for this tip from Instructables.
MOM Tip: I’ve been researching natural weed killers to keep my kids and dogs safe as well as the environment. There are a lot of posts out there with similar variations of the following, but I liked this one because she actually used it and has before and after pictures. Materials: spray bottle (I had […]
The various threats facing the natural environment at present are among the biggest challenges that humanity has ever faced, and they’re going to have their biggest impact not on those who are adults today, but on the next generation. This means that it’s more important than ever to ensure that children understand environmental issues and […]
Picture Credit The weather is warming up, and that means it is time to go outside and play. My kids love going outside and have a lot of fun doing so. Of course this makes me one very happy mom where I don’t have to force my kids to go outside and get some fresh […]
It’s helpful to think of building good plant communities when planning your garden. For instance, peppers and beans don’t like being next to each other, nor do potatoes and tomatoes. Peas prefer being far away from onions, and lettuces do not like to be near broccoli plants. Click below to get the full list of plants that grow […]