Clearing the Clutter

I love my home, but you wouldn’t be able to tell it from looking at the piles of paper clutter than have accrued.  (I have a hard time letting go of papers as they represent information and knowledge to me.  I am working on internalizing the fact that most information is readily available on the […]

Finding Peace

Today started off on a very bad note.  To begin with, my alarm clock woke me up.  I know, I know – so many of you use an alarm to get up every day, but I am spoiled in that my normal alarm comes in the form of one or two sweet little boys trying […]

Keeping Clean

Have you ever been out and noticed that you had deodorant on your top from when you pulled it over your head to put it on? Or what about when your lunch gets away from you and lands in your lap? When I worked in the corporate world, my appearance was very important.  I certainly […]

Gratituesday: My Husband

Sherry at Lamp Unto My Feet asked, “What are you thankful to your husband for?” today which really got me thinking about the wonderful things about my husband that I am grateful for.  Considering we weren’t seeing eye-to-eye earlier this evening, I really needed to go over this list to help myself refocus on DH’s […]

Ultimate Blog Party 2009

Welcome to my party!  My name is Katherine.  I am a stay-at-home mom to two highly spirited little boys (2-1/2 & 4-1/2) whom I will begin officially homeschooling this fall (as the oldest will be five this summer).  DH and I strive to live frugally while enjoying the joys that each day brings.  I would […]

10 Free Fun Family Activities

We all want to have fun, but we shouldn’t have to spend tons of money to enjoy ourselves.  Here are ten ways to have fun as a family that are free: Play a game in the backyard such as catch, tag football, soccer, Frisbee, croquet.  Getting out and running around together really helps to bond […]

Mommy’s Comfort

My littlest boy is sick which is causing him to have difficulties sleeping.  It is hard to see your little ones not feeling their best.  But, as I am off to go hold him once again through the night, it is nice to know that my little one sleeps more soundly while laying on me […]

Join the Party!

Join 5 Minutes for Moms as they host the Ultimate Blog Party 2009!  Come meet and mingle with other women bloggers while you enjoy the celebration!  I hope to see you there!