Helpful Hints

From Gladys, sister from www.proverbs31jewels.com Eliminate ear mites.   All it takes is a few drops of Wesson Corn Oil in your cat’s or dog’s ear… massage it in, then clean with a cotton ball.  Repeat daily for 3 days.  The oil soothes the cat’s skin, smothers the mites, and accelerates healing.  *~* Kills fleas… Read More

Do the Next Thing

proverbs 31 jewels

  I read a phrase I had read before. It is simple but profound and The Lord knew I needed to be reminded. It has been “A Day”. Homeschooling is a joy but dealing with one with special needs can be a trip sometimes. And add in puberty, it’s a joy.. Add in that I’m… Read More

Frugal Laundry Soap

frugal recipes

I got this recipe from Kim at http://marmeespantry.blogspot.com a few  years ago. Thought I’d share it with you! I took a pan, wooden spoon, grater and whisk.. all labeled to be used only for soap making 🙂 I gathered Fels Neptha, Arm and Hammer Washing Soda, Borax and lavendar essential oil. Next, we put 8… Read More

Homemaker’s Notebook.. Then and Now

Homemaker's notebook

This is my notebook from last year.. These are pictures of my Homemaker’s Notebook/Organizer. I have it up and running. Still want to incorporate more into it as I want to add a gardening journal but so far I have   Spiritual .. my daily devotions and a prayer journal. With Affirmations and Power Tools… Read More

Mothering a Ministry

mothering is a ministry

Blessings 🙂 I felt a tugging in my heart to write a word of encouragement :)  If you are blessed to have children call you Mom, be encouraged and hold your head up. It is one of the highest callings we can have as women. We are their first teacher. Children by watching us, learn… Read More