Creating Peace and Comfort in Your Home

The following post is from Lisa of The Pennington Point: It sure is hard to talk about Christmas and decorating when there's been such a tragedy in our country.  Thinking of the parents that lost their young children so horribly, the community that is devastated and the family of the shooter makes me want to…

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10 Ways to Stay Warm This Winter

The following post is from Emily of Live Renewed: The temperatures are dropping as winter moves in, and although it's been a fairly mild winter here in Indiana so far, that usually means that some colder temperatures and major snow falls are right around the corner. Our family tries to keep our thermostat as low…

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90 Clutter-Free Gift Ideas

The following post is from Rachel of The Minimalist Mom: Are you getting complaints that you're impossible to buy for since you de-clutterred your home and possessions? Or do you have a simple living enthusiast in your life that you're struggling to find a gift for? Here is a list of 90 clutter-free gifts to…

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Giveaway: Deep Clean Mop & PeopleTowels from PaperlessKitchen!

This giveaway is now closed! The winner is Brooke ([email protected])! One of the first "green" changes I made in our home was to eliminate paper products from our kitchen. Actually, truth be told, it was more about being cheap than it was about trying to save the planet. But eliminating disposables, paper products and even…

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6 Simple Steps to a Greener Christmas

The following post is from Katie of Kitchen Stewardship: 92% of Americans now say it's acceptable to “regift” present you don't want. When I heard that statistic on the radio the other day, it made me think about the slowly turning environmental attitude in America. My optimistic self sees our culture moving from being over-consuming,…

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Get Organized with the 2013 Confident Mom Weekly Household Planner

I know we're all focused on Christmas right now, but if you're anything like me, busy/stressful times typically highlight the areas where I need to get more organized in general to prevent stress when things get busy. {Please tell me I'm not the only one!} Susan Heid from The Confident Mom has just released her…

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Giveaway: $100 Pop & Lolli Gift Certificate

This giveaway is now closed! The winner is Catie ([email protected])! A couple weeks ago I partnered with Pop & Lolli to share 5 ways to add whimsy and imagination to children's spaces, and today I have a great giveaway for you: Pop & Lolli creates unique oversized fabric wall decals to transform any blank wall…

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6 home remedies for natural baby care

The following post is from Emily of Live Renewed: A new baby's skin is so soft, and delicate, and precious. And, as parents, we want to do everything we can to keep it that way. Unfortunately, many of the conventional and name brand baby care products contain ingredients that we wouldn't want to put on…

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7 Tips for Seasonal Decorating

The following post is from Lisa of The Pennington Point Thanksgiving is behind us, and it's time to pull out the Christmas decorations!  Making seasonal transitions can take a lot of time and energy, so I found some ways to make it a little bit easier. 1. Keep it organized. When you're putting away this…

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Five Ways to Make the Christmas Season More Organized

The following post is from Becky of Organizing Made Fun: Every year, Christmas can be such a blissful time for the family. But, it can also be a daunting task to fit everything in that inevitably comes up during the season, too. Here are five ways that you can enjoy the season  and keep organized…

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