Category Archives: Simple & Frugal
It seems like summer left without much fanfare here in northern Indiana, and we’re solidly into fall now, with peak colors this week!
The huge maple tree in our front yard does not disappoint and we’ve finally figured out a way to preserve the leaves and all of their vibrant glory!… Read the rest
A guest post by Lucy Kesler, Inn Keeper at The Olde Buffalo Inn B+B, originally published in October of 2012
“Let food be thy medicine,
and medicine be thy food”
There was a frost warning out earlier this week for northern Indiana and I’m wearing jeans and socks.… Read the rest
Monday was rough.
If this is any indication, I had to mop the floor 3 times, and sanitize 2 dining room chairs (potty training incident).
We (plural) may have cried during the homeschool math lesson on multiplying by 3’s. (Lord help me when we get to long division…)
I was cranky.… Read the rest
I have to be totally upfront.
I’m not very “green”.
The DIY projects like wool dryer balls, and the homemade cleaners and cloth diaper wipe solutions that I have posted here on my blog were not motivated by a sincere love of the earth and a desire to reduce the size of landfills…I really just needed to save money.… Read the rest
After being a mom for over 8 years now, you’d think I would have fallen into a pattern or a routine…that I would accept the inevitable in graceful stride.
My people want to eat (at least) three times as day, and it seems that I’m the one in charge of making that happen.… Read the rest
THANK YOU! I want to shout it from the cyber roof tops! THANK YOU for sharing, liking and commenting on our new blog!! For those of you just joining, we debuted our new blog name (and the face lift) this past Monday. … Read the rest