Frugal Gift Ideas

Frugal Gift Ideas

Do you need some ideas for gift giving on a budget?  I wrote this for Hip Homeschool Moms and wanted to share it with you! Click here to read: Frugal Gift...
Two Easy Recipes for Home Made Baby Wipes

Two Easy Recipes for Home Made Baby Wipes

Wipes can get to be very expensive, but taking a few minutes to make them from scratch can save you some money.  Plus the ingredients are much simpler and healthier than store bought ones.  I have one recipe that is more on the “natural” side, but uses a...
Home Made Whole Wheat Bread

Home Made Whole Wheat Bread

I have been using this recipe for 12 years because it’s such a great recipe.  I can work on it around the other things I am doing at home and before I know it, we have a wonderful aroma in the house and fresh bread to eat!  You can embellish with things like...
Homemade Laundry Soap

Homemade Laundry Soap

This laundry soap costs literally pennies per load to use.  VERY economical and easy to make!  It’s also free from so many of the chemicals that are loaded into most commercial laundry soaps. Homemade Laundry Soap 1/3 bar Fels Naptha or other type of soap (at...

All Purpose Cleaner

All Purpose Cleaner 1 tsp borax 1 tsp washing soda ½ c white vinegar 2 cups hot water 25-30 drops of essential oil(tea tree, grapefruit, or eucalyptus…I use lemon grass) 24 oz spray bottle Mix Borax, washing soda, and vinegar in a large bowl or measuring cup. ...