A New Week!

Homelife antics at the homestead this week is a bit new. Changes have come about, temporarily but changes none the less. So I am enjoying some peace while I can.  We are have finished up all areas of learning and going to watch a movie, “A More Perfect Union” to complete our tasks. On the… Read More

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

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

Some Simple And Frugal Soap Recipes

proverbs 31 jewels

I have a frugal blessing for you! I originally received this from my dear friend at Marmee’s Pantry Homemade Dishwasher Soap equal parts of Borax Baking Soda if it leaves some spots, just a couple of drops of liquid dish soap or what I use, a few drops of pure chamille soap To Shine Chrome… Read More