My Favorite New Planner Feature


Can we talk, for just a moment, about how much fun I'm having reinstating my paper planner?  I only decided to bring it back a couple of weeks ago and I have already designed and re-designed my weekly pages.  Actually, I could go on and on about a few things, but I'll stick to the one thing I might be the most excited about.  These ideas are not original in and of themselves, but I combined them Continue Reading

DIY Liquid Soap – Pinterest Inspired Project {P.I.P.}


Welcome to a new feature I like to call PIP {or Pinterest Inspired Project}.  We all love finding helpful hints, techniques, creative ideas on Pinterest, but sometimes don’t you wonder if they really work? I love it when someone shares their personal experience…which makes me a little braver about trying something new.  The picture below is linked to my inspiration.  I am interested in this not Continue Reading

Make Your Own Dishwasher Detergent

About a year or so ago I started researching homemade cleaning products, mostly to save money…but also to use fewer chemicals.  A web search will lead you to many different posts on the subject.  I finally settled on a Dishwasher Detergent recipe that works for me, so I thought I would share it…along with my newest suggestion for making it work better. {Disclaimer: This recipe contains Borax – Continue Reading

Been There…Getting Ready to Do That

The Party People Last week my sister had a Blog Party!  It was only my second one, ever.  I managed to visit every blogger that linked up with her party {as of earlier today}…that’s right, I visited over 200 blogs in the last week! I decided to do that for me – for fun.  I’m a people-watcher.  I just think God was marvelously creative in creating US!  I love learning about people’s different Continue Reading