Kids No School Block Schedule
Having trouble figuring out what to do when your kids are home all day? I’ve created a block schedule that we use with our 5 kids that helps us stay on track, keep the house in order, and have fun together. Hope it helps.
Coronavirus – What to stock up on at Costco
Having a good food storage is essential during an emergency. I’m showing you some of the best deals at Costco in the March/April 2020 Ad.
Corona Virus Pandemic – What you need to know
I live in Washington State, we currently have the highest number of confirmed cases in the US. I’ve put together a video full of information about what you need to know and how to be prepared for when it hits your area.
Preparing for Coronavirus – What to stock up on in an Emergency
In cases of National Emergency a sense of panic may arise. Being prepared and having a plan can help alleviate those fears. I made a video to summarize how we are preparing and stocking up as this crisis hits our area.
Church Christmas Party Decorating Ideas
If you’re in charge of decorating for your Church’s Christmas Party, I’ve got some simple decorating ideas for you! *This post contains affiliate links. Supplies: Plastic Table Cloth Rolls – We get ours from Cash n Carry or find them here:Plastic Tablecover Roll 3D Paper Christmas Tree Centerpieces – Tutorial HERE Snowflakes made from coffee filters Paper End Rolls – found at your local newspaper Use the above supplies to decorate for your Christmas Party. I cut snowflakes out of coffee filters and made a table runner out of them. We also had Christmas printable games/coloring pages on the tables. Here’s a free printable for the ‘Name that Christmas Carol Game‘ and the other ‘Guess…
‘Clean for Candy’ Printable
Looking for the perfect way to limit your kids Halloween Candy and get your House Clean at the same time?!?! We call it the ‘Clean for Candy’ system at our house! The kids each have a small amount of Halloween Candy leftover from the holiday weekend and since I don’t want a bunch of sick kid,s I ration the candy out throughout the week. Each day they can choose a few chores to do and earn a piece of candy for doing that chore (we also have the option of getting a dime/quarter instead if they don’t want to eat candy, but lets be honest they always go for the candy!!) You can…
Dental Anxiety – 10 Tips to Help You Calm Your Fears
Have you ever cried in a dentist chair before? I know I have!! (like recently, not just when I was a kid) I absolutely dread going to the Dentist! I have put it off so many times to the point I thought I would never have a beautiful smile or be ‘cavity free.’ I think it is safe to say, I am one of those people who suffer from ‘Dental Anxiety’ and I know I am not alone. If you can relate….just keep reading, I’ve got some great tips to for you. Over the years I’ve learned some techniques to help me overcome some of my dental fears. I am not a professional psychologist…
How to Clean Front Load Washer
Ever have a stinky smell coming from your washer? Yeah we probably all have! I’ve got a couple tips to help you keep your front load washer smelling fresh and clean! Learn How to Clean Front Load Washer by removing the excess water build-up and debris. Here’s a video showing you these quick and easy steps… Here’s what you do: Locate that little compartment on the lower front of your washer. (If your washer doesn’t have this compartment this tutorial won’t work for your machine). Open the door and pull out the tubing and remove the cap. Make sure you have a low dish/Tupperware ready to catch the water. Allow…
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Simple and Cheap DIY Extender Slips
Ever have a skirt or dress that is just a tad too short? Or maybe your legs are just really long so skirts come up too high when you’re sitting down? I know you’ve seen them before… the cute extender slips you can wear under your short skirts and dresses. But I’m here to share a little secret that will help you save money and still have your very own adorable extender slip!! Are you ready to learn how to make your own extender slip for LESS THAN $10. That’s right, you can make your own extender slips for cheap and I’m gonna show you how… So pretty! Store bought…
How to Darken Curtains (the simple, easy method)
Need to darken your room or your kids rooms to help you sleep? Also know as ‘Blackout Curtains.’ Lining your curtains doesn’t have to be complicated! I know in the summer my kids have a hard time going to bed when it is still bright outside until really late. So here is a simple tutorial on how to darken your curtains quickly and easily, oh and its really cheap too… Supplies: Blackout Fabric (more details in the tutorial) Your Curtains Measuring Tape Scissors Thread (that matches your curtains) Sewing Machine Tutorial: First your going to measure the height of your window. You are going to want to add extra inches to the height so the blackout fabric goes several…