Meal planning has always been such a daunting task for me! I don’t know why as it has immense rewards. It clears my head so I don’t have to think about what to cook and it saves my family money when I do the weekly shopping. [Read more…] about Easy and Fast Meal Planning 101
I personally haven’t had health insurance since high school. When we married my husband was making just enough money for us to barely pay the bills, let alone the ‘extra’ expense of health insurance, as we saw it. Our family waited 20 years before getting coverage. And, just like a lot of families out there, particularly self-employed families, we signed up to avoid the fines given due to Obamacare. We signed up for Christian Healthcare Ministries.
Hi. My name is Diana and I am a canner.
My husband says I have a sickness and need to start a group called Canner’s Anonymous. He may be right. I can everything. It doesn’t matter what it is really. If I can buy it on the shelves at the stores I figure out a way to make some myself and can it at home. If they can do it, so can I! [Read more…] about What Is Canning? Does It Save Money?
Our family used to go through a lot of shampoo and conditioner. After looking at the ingredient list on the back of the bottles (and really thinking it over) I decided to do my best to make a shampoo that would clean my hair sufficiently and not weigh it down. [Read more…] about DIY Shampoo Bars
I honestly have no idea where this all-natural rash salve recipe came from, but since our family has been using it for ten years+ you know it can be trusted! [Read more…] about DIY Diaper Rash Salve (only three ingredients and it actually works!)