Category: HOMEMAKING

Changing out Seasonal Clothes
HOMEMAKING

Changing out Seasonal Clothes

When you have as many as we do living under 1 roof, changing out seasonal clothes takes a long time. A. Very. Long. Time. I have learned a few tips along the way that help me be more organized and planned for the next year. 1. Throughout the year, I keep a small basket in […]

Planning a (Military) Move
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Planning a (Military) Move

Moving. Now that is a verb I have completed many times in my life. Moving can seem daunting, but with the proper planning, it may be less stressful. If you are moving with the military, or just a regular move and have a moving company, there is pre planning that needs to take place before the […]

DIY Watering Can
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DIY Watering Can

I am always looking for a way to re-purpose items. Before I throw it out, The thought of ” what can I do with this” always runs through my mind. I have been needing a watering can to use when I feed my plants. I use the water hose daily on my outside plants, but weekly I […]

Preparing for a Hurricane with Children
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Preparing for a Hurricane with Children

This weekend Hurricane Irene is expected to hit the shore that I live pretty close to. I am originally from Georgia, where we get the aftermath of hurricanes, usually after it has went through a state or two. So, I am not quite sure what to expect. So far, the base I live on is […]

Organizing Odd Socks
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Organizing Odd Socks

Odd socks. We all have them. I usually have several, with 6 people, laundry is never ending. For a couple of years now, I have been organizing my odd socks with plastic clothes pins. Every house I have lived in has had one of these wire shelves above the washer and dryer. As I fold […]