A Grace-Filled Approach to Creating a Routine

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By contributing writer Victoria I have a love/hate relationship with routines. On one hand, I love them. I love how having simple routines in place guides my day allowing for predictability. I use routines to outline how my mornings, afternoons and evenings look, and what tasks and daily chores need to be completed. On the other hand, I hate how with each changing season also brings about Continue Reading

5 Things to Do Daily to Keep Clutter At Bay

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By contributing writer, Victoria  I love the New Year... it's a fresh start, a time to start anew and a season to review your purpose and set some goals for the year ahead. One of the biggest goals that many people have this time of year is to de-clutter and finally get organized. You could spend a whole day (or in some cases, a whole week or more) purging, cleaning and organizing your home Continue Reading

Why I Make My Bed (and My House Cleaning Routine)

why i make my bed (and my cleaning routine) How to keep a tidy home in less than an hour a day!

I love a clean house. Don't you? With a toddler, baby, and husband in the house, keeping a tidy home can be a challenge. However, it's not impossible! For me, a clean home starts with making my bed. I spend about 30 minutes to an hour each day doing daily cleaning and home maintenance tasks. Why I Make My Bed High return on investment As part of my morning routine for years, making my Continue Reading

3 Simple Ways You Can Keep Your House Clean

3 Simple Ways You Can Keep Your House Clean - Intentional By Grace

Cultivating a heart for homemaking has not always come naturally to me. In fact, I sometimes wonder why homemaking matters so much. When I first got married, my grandmother gave me six tried and true homemaking tips. I've since added a few more to the list of homemaking tips that work for me.   3 Simple Ways to Keep Your House Clean 1. Develop a Simple Schedule & Routine. Developing a Continue Reading

12 Ways to Simplify Your Life

Simplify Your Life

The Spring cleaning bug is in the air. Has it bit you yet? It has sure bit Leigh Ann and I. Our houses have never been cleaner. Are we done yet? No. Spring cleaning isn't just a one-time thing. Well, for most of us, it is. But it really shouldn't be. Yes, there are certain things we only need to clean once a year, but keeping a clean, organized, simplified life? That should be a year-round-thing. Continue Reading

The Ultimate Homemaking eBook Bundle Sale

The Ultimate Homemaking eBook Bundle

Please note this sale has ended, but we are leaving this page up in order for you to be able to access incredible resources for your homemaking needs! The books cannot be purchased in a bundle, but they can still be purchased individually. You're a homemaker if you do any of the following: Work with willing hands Provide food for your family Open your hand to the poor Reach out to the Continue Reading

Spring Cleaning Deals & Homemaking Blogs to Follow

spring cleaning deals and homemaking blogs to follow

There is just something about this time of year that gets everyone to thinking about their home...and cleaning. I usually totally ignore this time of year and think everyone who ventures into spring cleaning is just crazy. True story. But now I have nesting hormones and well, I've been spring cleaning. So I thought it would be fun to share with you some of my favorite resources on getting your Continue Reading

Homemaking Matters

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Even the sparrow finds a home, and the swallow a nest for herself, where she may lay her young, at your alters, O Lord of hosts, my King and my God. Blessed are those who dwell in your house, ever singing your praise! (Psalm 84:3-4) What a beautiful picture of the home. We all need a home. We all need a place to lay our heads and lay our young. A place where family gathers and fellowship is Continue Reading

Helpful Resources for the Busy Homemaker

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This post is written by contributing writer, Jenni from Live Called. With school getting into full swing and family schedules changing, our jobs as homemakers can get a little overwhelming at times. Mornings are a blur powered by caffeine and evenings are often packed full of activities and responsibilities. If you need a little encouragement or a helping hand, this list of resources is for Continue Reading

Flirty Aprons Giveaway

Flirty Aprons has some of the cutest aprons. I've had mine for over a year now, and I absolutely love it. I wear it all the time! Mark loves it too. It makes cooking and cleaning so much less frumpy! Flirty Aprons is giving away two aprons today! To enter the giveaway, sign in with Rafflecopter below. a Rafflecopter giveaway Special thanks to Flirty Aprons for sponsoring this Continue Reading