Learn how to easily help your child strengthen their fine motor skills and foster brain development necessary for early writing with fun preschool activities? First, what is your midline and why is it important? Imagine that you have a line that goes from your head to your feet separating it into two halves vertically. This […]
Using a meal plan has helped us to start paying off our debt! We meal plan and it is helping us to get out of debt! It’s embarrassing to admit that we have debt because my husband and I worked very hard to avoid it for nearly 18 years. We would only buy what we knew […]
Math typically isn’t the first thing people think about when summer hits! In our house as soon as the pool opens we are in summer mode and our days are focused on fun! However it’s really important to keep our children’s math skills up over the summer. We try to incorporate fun math resources and learning into […]
Tender pulled pork made in your crockpot, simple to make and delicious! Imagine Coming in the door from a long day away to the most amazing smell of a tender pulled pork crockpot roast already to serve! That is exactly what happened this past week when I took 10 minutes in the morning to mix […]
What’s for Dinner? If you are the one responsible for feeding your family, I bet someone has asked you “what’s for dinner”. Recently, I have not done a lot of meal planning or freezer cooking. During summer we spend many days at the pool and have a tendency to eat out more. Any post on MakingItAsMom could […]
An organized home school makes things run more smoothly! Keeping an organized homeschool is a constant struggle for me. I am definitely not the worlds most organized person! Frequently I shuffle through papers trying to locate someone’s lesson plans or workbook pages that I have misplaced. I waste a lot of time because of my lack or organization in […]
Summertime is almost here, and I have some ideas for affordable summer fun to keep you and your family entertained this summer! Some of you may have already wrapped up your school year while others are just getting ready to close their school books for summer! I love having all of my children home (we home […]
While sitting here pondering what I could write about I became distracted by a picture of a swing. You see one of my favorite things to do that brings me great happiness, is to swing on the swings! I got lost in my thoughts and memories of times past when my dad would take us […]
When I first received my Doterra Essential oils I was very excited! My order arrived in the mail and I couldn’t wait to open it and then I realized I didn’t know what to do with them.
I have struggled for years trying to keep my counters and drawers free from clutter until I found a system that worked for us and then eliminating clutter became so easy.