Home Life

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Simplify your Life the Amish Way!

Maybe the question should be, "What is your biggest challenge when it comes to simplifying your life?" For the first 24 years of my life I lived that simple lifestyle without any extra effort. Email...

Dust Mites in The Home

What are dust mites? Why are they important? Dust mites are tiny bugs that live in your house. They measure about 1/100th of an inch in length, smaller than the period at the end of...

Farm-Fresh Design

Finding Home Interior Design Ideas at the Farmers' Market You could buy your groceries in a big, fluorescent lit, super-air-conditioned grocery store, not knowing where the produce was grown, or how far it had to...
1870 Milk Paint Formula

1870 Milk Paint Formula

What is milk paint? Before commercially prepared paint was available, paint was made at home based on formulas handed down from generation to generation. Milk paint was made from old curdled milk or cottage cheese,...
10 Creative Ways To Use Ice Cube Trays

10 Creative Ways To Use Ice Cube Trays

Are you one of those people who 'think' that ice cube trays are just for making ice? What I have learned over the years is...those plastic trays are much more valuable if you use...
The Top 10 Quick Stock-Ups for Your Home That Will Simplify Your Life

The Top 10 Quick Stock-Ups for Your Home That Will Simplify Your Life

Pick up these simple items on your next shopping trip to ensure that you're always prepared for what lies ahead.
The Lesson My Father and The Old Bike Taught Me

The Lesson My Father and The Old Bike Taught Me

How a beat-up old bike helped a young girl grow. The power of family and believing in yourself comes through in this article.

The Difference Between Wants and Needs

So you want to become wealthy? While there is no single road to getting there, it's a sure bet that one principle is in place for those who keep their wealth over a lifetime....
What is Homeschooling and How Do I Know if it's Right for My Family?

What is Homeschooling and How Do I Know if it’s Right for My Family?

What is homeschooling? In the broadest sense, homeschooling is educating your children at home. You, as parent, become teacher. Parents homeschool for more reasons than you can imagine.
Lead Painr

Does Your Home Still Have Lead Paint?

If your home was built before 1960, it may have lead-based paint on indoor or outdoor surfaces. If you suspect your home has lead paint, Health Canada recommends taking a few extra precautions to...
Types of Chisels

Types of Chisels

Your chisel can be one of your simplest, yet most useful woodworking tools. Its simplistic design makes it easy to handle and can help you to quickly solve a variety of problems. It can...
Hardwood Floors

Can My Hardwood Floors Be Saved?

Did you buy an older home with gorgeous hardwood floors? Did you recently have a flood or other floor trauma, and now you're wondering if your beautiful flooring can be restored? Some wood floors...
Country Decorating Ideas

Country Decorating Ideas

There are many styles of decorating one s home. One of the most popular ones today is country home decorating. Country home decorating involves a casual friendly lifestyle, much like the country lifestyle is often about.
Psalms for Prosperity

Psalms for Prosperity

The psalms of the Bible are a literary treasure chest of prayers for prosperity. Here is a list of which psalms to recite for common financial requests.

Save Money on School Supplies

If you find that back to school preparation throws your finances out of balance, try these tips to help bring back to school costs back within your budget. I walked into WalMart today and saw...