Cleaning is an incredibly useful skill for anyone to have. Unfortunately, many of us never really learn how to clean. At least not properly. We end up figuring it through trial and error sometimes, but I’ll admit that I’m still learning the right way to clean different things. Learning to properly clean can also be... Continue Reading →
I received my very first write in question on this blog! Before I answer,I just want to say thank you to all of my followers, and that I deeply appreciate the support I've received on this blog. Now, let's get right into it. Name: Sara Question: I'm writing today, because I was hoping for some... Continue Reading →
Out of all the skills that help make a house into a home, gardening holds a special place in my heart. It always has, from the time I was young girl and my grandma would take me into the garden with her, showing me where to trim back leaves, and how to tell a zucchini was ready to harvest. Even if all you manage to grow is a pot of basil, there's a sense of accomplishment that comes from growing something with your own two hands, getting dirt under your nails, and placing the literal fruits of your labor on the dining table to share with friends and family.
Making a home, and keeping a house are two different, but related tasks. You cannot make a home, unless you know how to keep a house, but there is also a certain amount of love, patience, grace, and etiquette which goes into maintaining a home in order to elevate it beyond a simple house.
It was been a wild couple months! I left my job in anticipation of our little family moving, my husband graduated with honors from his AIT class, I had to pack up our apartment in a single weeks, and now it has been a lot of waiting. But, in the waiting, I think I've found... Continue Reading →