How I Use My Daily Planner to Help Me Menu Plan

How to Make Menu Plan

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Homemaker’s Friend. All opinions are 100% mine. Every week (usually on Saturday or Sunday) I sit down and plan out my upcoming week. I've already shared with you how I do my weekly planning using my favorite daily planner, and today I want to expand a little on how I do my weekly menu planning. It's important to me that my family eat Continue Reading

Menu Plan Monday – September 15th

Quick and easy meal ideas for an exhausting week.

Posting my menu plans here for all the world to see has truly been such a help in keeping me faithful to menu planning. I ride such a roller coaster when it comes to meal planning, but it's without a doubt one of the best things I do for my family. Our days go so much more smoothly when dinner is already planned. We are in an exhausting season of life right now. I'm not sure why it's so Continue Reading

9 Ways to Show Hospitality {When Hospitality is Hard}

9 Ways to Show Hospitality {When Hospitality is Hard} | Do you struggle to show hospitality as a family? Try these ideas for serving others. | IntentionalByGrace.com

By contributing writer, Amy When I think of hospitality, I picture our dining room table packed with extra chairs, extra people, and extra-good food. I imagine kids running circles around the house while grown-ups drink coffee and laugh over funny stories. The thought makes me feel all warm and fuzzy inside. But sometimes, that kind of hospitality doesn't come quite as easily as the picture Continue Reading

Intentional Living Monthly Checklist for September

Get organized and be intentional with this monthly checklist from IntentionalByGrace.com!

Each month I share a monthly intentional living checklist to help you stay on track with meeting your goals and being intentional. I find these monthly checklists helpful in making sure I take care of important tasks around my home. I'm really looking forward to tackling this month's list. September Intentional Living Monthly Checklist Review your mission statement I’m a big proponent of Continue Reading

3 Beautiful Ways To Preserve Your Summer Memories

3 Beautiful Ways To Preserve Your Summer Memories | IntentionalByGrace.com

By contributing writer, Jane What was the highlight of your summer this year? Whether your family went camping, hosted an ice cream social with friends, or enjoyed a staycation, I bet your family did at least a few fun things this summer. I also bet you took more than a few pictures in the midst of all the fun.  Nowadays, we don't often have to be reminded to take pictures. Many of us Continue Reading

Intentional Living Monthly Checklist for August

Get organized and be intentional with this monthly checklist from IntentionalByGrace.com!

Each month I share a monthly intentional living checklist to help you stay on track with meeting your goals and being intentional in your home. I find these monthly checklists helpful in making sure I take care of important tasks for my family. I'm really looking forward to tackling this month's list. August Intentional Living Monthly Checklist Review your mission statement I’m a big Continue Reading

I Always Go Back to My Favorite Daily Planner

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This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Homemaker's Friend. All opinions are 100% mine. I'm a planner by nature. Always have been. At the beginning of a new school year, I would sit down with my daily planner, class rubrics, and different colored pens. I'd start with English and work my way all the way through Science taking great care to write down all my deadlines, tests, and Continue Reading

Intentional Living Monthly Checklist for July

Get organized and be intentional with this monthly checklist from IntentionalByGrace.com!

Each month I share a monthly intentional living checklist to help you stay on track with meeting your goals and being intentional. I find these monthly checklists helpful in making sure I take care of important tasks around my home. I'm really looking forward to tackling this month's list. July Intentional Living Monthly Checklist Review your mission statement I’m a big proponent of Continue Reading

How to Host an Ice Cream Social this Summer

How to host an ice cream social in your neighborhood. | blog.ashleypichea.com

Summer is wrought with possibilities for getting to know your neighbors, hanging out with friends, and enjoying tasty summer treats! My favorite summer activity involves all three - old friends, new friends, and really yummy food. This summer we plan to host a neighborhood ice cream social! It's an easy, low-key way of showing hospitality to others; plus, it's a hit with adults, kids, and Continue Reading

3 Ways I Used the Duck® Brand Shelf Liner to Organize My Kitchen

3 Ways I Used the Duck® Brand Shelf Liner to Organize My Kitchen_edited-1

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Duck Brand for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. My kitchen is a hub of memory making fiascoes along with the daily necessities of food preparation. Basically, it's the most used room in my home. We prepare, eat, and clean up meals together, share family devotions, extend hospitality, enjoy impromptu dance parties, and so much more Continue Reading