Don’t you love when you come across something that would make a GREAT homeschool project, but can also double as an awesome DIY Christmas gift? That is exactly what you have with this DIY Altoid Tin Survival Kit. In our homeschool, we make a point to teach our children valuable life skills. Subjects like math, […]
This post is for letter “Y” in the 2016 ABCs of Homeschooling Through the Holidays series. Jolly Yuletide Garland with Upcycled K-Cup Bells Are you getting ready for the Christmas season? I love decorating and try to come up with fun and new decoration ideas to help make the season festive. This year the kids […]
This post is for letter “J” in the 2016 ABCs of Homeschooling Through the Holidays series, click here to see all posts. It is hard to stick to the lesson plan when the holidays are in full swing. Sometimes I’m so preoccupied with Christmas planning that days come up where I suddenly realized that it’s […]
This post is part of my ABCs of Homeschooling Through the Holidays series. To see all posts in the series, click here. Homeschooling brings a freedom with it that our family quite enjoys. We love taking the last six weeks of each year to focus on gift making, cooking and baking, and other holiday fun. […]
This post is part of my ABCs of Homeschooling Through the Holidays series. To see all posts in the series, click here. With Christmas approaching, I like to make many of our kids activities ones that we can use during the holiday season. Gift bags and tags are great fun to make, they’re useful and they’re loved […]
I absolutely LOVE spring decor, but it can get really expensive trying to decorate a home. From garlands to throw pillows, spring just begs for new, fresh decor. Needless to say I’m a big fan of repurposing. I love to find new and creative ways to use items that I already have in my home. […]
Several years ago our budget was nil. We were struggling to make ends meet, let alone buy extras – even Christmas presents. So…my not-so-crafty self got online and decided to peek around Pinterest for ideas on some easy and meaningful gifts for the grandparents and great-grandparents in our life. But, what could this un-crafty, all-thumbs […]
This post is part of the 25 Frugal Days of Christmas. You can view all posts in the series here. You can’t beat the beauty of nature. It’s beautiful outdoors, but just as lovely indoors. In the dead of winter it’s colour and scent really can give your mood a lift. You could pay a […]
This post is part of the 25 Frugal Days of Christmas. To see the list of all posts in the series, click here. Does Christmas Eve find you surrounded by a pile of presents to wrap and not enough energy (or wrapping paper) to get through the pile? Sure, it would be great to do […]
If you’re looking for a great FRUGAL DIY Homemade Cleaner recipe, you must check out this one from Blessed Beyond a Doubt! It’s cheap, easy, and SAFE for your family!
You can save quite a bit of money each year by making your own laundry detergent! And it is easier than you think! Jennifer from Godly Glimpses shares a great post about how shes saves her family money by making her own laundry detergent. Read it here.
This is awesome!! Education Possible has a great step-by-step post on How to Make a Dry Erase Board in Minutes! They make it look so easy, I think I could even mange this one! Head on over to Education Possible to find out how to create your own white board!