Category Archives: Keeping House

31 Days to Clean – Ways to Give Life to Your Home (Week 1, Day 3)

<<<<<I am following the Homemaker’s Challenge with Joyful Mothering. It is a devotion by Sarah Mae called “31 Days to Clean: Having a Martha House the Mary Way.” I’m going to post my progress here. I have no grand ideas of … Continue reading

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Command Station, Part 3: Daily and weekly housekeeping checklist

Download the Weekly Household Checklist. Customize it. Laminate it. You’ll be glad you did! Even more than nutrition for the kids, I have a particularly hard time keeping up with housework. Our housekeeping checklist is a big part of the command … Continue reading

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Command Station, Part 1: Creating a household command station

There are a couple of things you should know about me: 1) I am not good at running a household. At least, not naturally. I’m pretty much faking it, and often badly. That’s not some kind of false modesty or … Continue reading

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Giving my all to God and letting Him do the miracles

“By wisdom a house is built, and through understanding it is established; through knowledge its rooms are filled with rare and beautiful treasures.” ~ Proverbs 24:3-4 Today my kids and I went raspberry picking (yum!) with a fantastic family. I chatted away with … Continue reading

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