I have many books in my library about homemaking. It’s a subject I love to read and research about. Over the next few weeks I want to go through Edith Schaeffer’s book: The Hidden Art of Homemaking. I think I’ve read this book about three times now and am due for another round of it. I … [Read more…]
Here are some quotes that encourage me when I’m discouraged with my “job”. Do you have a favourite homemaking quote?
About two months ago we moved into a new house. There were many factors involved in making this move. The most important one was that we needed a house with an in-law suite for my parents. My parents currently are very active and healthy, but it was beginning to worry me in the back of … [Read more…]
I love making wreaths and displaying them on our front door. I have to admit some of my first attempts have been a bit on the cheesy side, but I’m getting better. I have a board all about wreaths on Pinterest, and I thought today that I would share my favourite ones for the Spring … [Read more…]
Years ago a friend gave this poem to me. I don’t know who the author is, but I’m hoping this will encourage someone today. Don’t you feel better now about “just” being a stay-at-home mom? ~smile~
Today was a big laundry day for me. We had a conference at our church on the weekend so I didn’t do any laundry on Saturday. Anytime I go two days without doing laundry the pile that awaits me is almost frightening. Good thing I love laundry – it has always been my favourite chore. … [Read more…]