Reduce Your Grocery Budget

Would you like to be able to reduce your grocery budget?  How about avoid the grocery store?  Well, there is a wonderful non-profit organization called Angel Food Ministries who can help you do just this! Here is a Angel Food Ministries description of their program: What is Angel Food Ministries? Angel Food Ministries is a […]

Win $150 Worth of Fashion Office Line Products!

Would you like to win $150 worth of fashion office line products? Do you love polka-dots and stripes? If so, you might enjoy “Eye Candy.” Or would you prefer “Simply Chic” with its black-and-white with splashes of color? The winner will win his or her choice of the two! Lori at Just Pure Lovely is […]

Thursday {Thirteen}

Thirteen things that I enjoy: Hugs and kisses from my little ones with a special affection for those that include an “I love you, Mommy” Snuggling with DH in front of a fire Reading books to my little ones Hand-writing letters to friends and family (although, I don’t do this often enough!) Watching my little […]


What is your definition of happiness? When you have more than enough money to fulfill your needs? When your soul mate smiles at you? When your child tells you that he loves you? When an friend calls to just to say “hi?” When your pet cuddles with you? When you are traveling? When you curled […]

Natural Beauty

The birds are singing me a sweet song. The sun is kissing my forehead from between the clouds. The breeze is ruffling my hair. The squeals of delight from my little ones enjoying their outdoor play is filling my heart with pure joy. The wind is playing a melody for me as it rushes through […]

Date Night at Home

The Happy Housewife asked for ideas for date night at home. Seeing as we are living very frugally (although occasionally treat ourselves to a date that includes paying for a sitter (we don’t have any family nearby)), we have been embracing date nights at home for a while now. But, having date nights – at […]