Casual Friday! DIY projects, my 2021 reading list, and staying focused. Catch it all on

Casual Friday: DIY Project, Reading List, & Staying Focused

Working hard to make sure this is a weekly staple here on and getting back into the groove of it. So, here’s to casual Friday! These days we are staying home a lot still, trying to continue enjoying the quiet and slower pace, while also searching for our next move. We will forever be […]

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Here it's about home and family. It's about what matters most.

Here it's about home and family. It's about what matters most.


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My all-natural laundry detergent and bleach recipes. Catch it all over at along with a printable download!

My All-Natural Laundry Detergent & Bleach Recipes

We have loved this simple switch in our home. Not to mention, the peace of mind that comes with knowing that the products we are using are plant-based and completely natural? There’s nothing better. I want to make sure our home is as safe as possible and that it is a place where we can […]


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Easy and delicious four ingredient southern drop biscuits. You will love these especially since they are so quick and easy! Catch the recipe over at!

Four-Ingredient Southern Drop Biscuits

As you know, our family has been working at learning to make more and more foods from scratch. We’ve tackled all sorts of bread recipes (you can enjoy my honey wheat bread here), homemade tortillas, and more. The idea behind this is to not only continue cutting out the processed foods and unhealthy ingredients but […]


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For a mother's heart. A reminder I found comfort in and one that I wanted to share for the current trials we face in this world. Read it now on

For a Mother’s Heart

I came across something last week that someone had written and it was meant for a mother’s heart. It was meant for a time such as this.   “Don’t feel sorry for or fear for your kids because the world they are going to grow up in is not what it used to be. God […]

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