Quick and easy carpet refresher

Quick and easy carpet refresher
We’re working on switching out rooms, and the kids’ new bedroom smelled really stale.  We had plans to leave for the afternoon so I whipped up some of my easy carpet refresher so I could do the carpets before we left.  I let it sit the whole time we were gone, and now it smells ...

Stuff…

18. December 2013 Family, Homestead 0
Stuff…
  Everywhere I look I see stuff. Kids’ stuff, my stuff, stuff, stuff, stuff.  And in this over-commercialized season there is more stuff trying to get me to buy it. But you know what?  I don’t want more stuff. See, my days are spent taking care of stuff.  Stuff that no one even likes.  Stuff that serves no purpose. ...

Slow down…

07. November 2013 Family 0
Slow down…
It has been a whirlwind past few weeks.  I’m wearing many hats right now and it seems everything needed to happen at the same time.  There are to-do lists, deadlines, and piles of unfolded laundry for proof.  Top it off with a nasty head/chest cold and something had to give. Unfortunately it was writing.  By ...

Quick Fixes

06. October 2013 Homestead 0
Quick Fixes
  I don’t know about you, but I have had zero free time lately.  On top of that, I have all of these projects that I want to do but they are involved – most need at least an hour, if not an afternoon, to complete.  So I’m sitting here, wallowing in the fact that my ...