An Apple a Day...

An Apple a Day...

Apples are one of my favorite fruits. 


If you are buying them from a store, they can also be the most pesticide-exposed fruit available. They remain high on the EWG’s dirty dozen list because they are sprayed with pesticides post-harvest to prevent them from discoloring during cold storage.  

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Who is a homemaker?

Who is a homemaker?
What comes to mind when you think of a homemaker? Do you think of old TV shows depicting women in dresses and heels or your Grandma baking pies for dessert to a homemade meal? You may be wondering what a homemaker is, who a homemaker is, and if you are or can be a homemaker.
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It's done! We are FINALLY Unpacked! 12 Acre Wonderland Home Tour

It's done! We are FINALLY Unpacked! 12 Acre Wonderland Home Tour
If you have followed me for a long time, you may have seen this pallet console table in our old apartment. Andy custom built it for our hallway, because we had NO storage, and barely a closet for our utility room. This table made the PERFECT entry table in our new home! Right now it is full of tools that need to charge, but one day it will be minimal and home of all of the gear we need when we leave the house. For now, it's dual purpose will suffice.

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Spring has sprung, Spring Cleaning has just begun

Most of the things we need to do take a fraction of the time we actually take to do them. Ever have someone call and say they are coming over? You achieve the same amount you would have while mosying around the house listening to a podcast. In a fraction of the time. 

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How I Became A Homemaker

How I Became A Homemaker
Becoming a homemaker wasn't the plan, but I don't regret it happening.
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What does a Homemaker do all day?

The Real Housewives of whatever city happens to be filming at the time and other Hollywood productions would have you believe a homemaker is someone who gets to do whatever they want whenever they want. Although it may make good reality TV, it's not reality and they aren't the REAL housewives of anything. Let's explore what a Real day in the life of a homemaker looks like! 
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My Morning Turmeric Shot for Overall Wellness

My Morning Turmeric Shot for Overall Wellness
Archaeologists discovered traces of Turmeric dating back to 2500 BC in pots. Turmeric has been used medicinally for centuries, and we are still understanding all of it's amazing benefits. 

One of the ways, I stay healthy is through a daily Turmeric Bomb. 

Get the recipe here!
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My Kitchen Office - AKA my favorite place in the house

Having a kitchen office is a blessing for the homemaker. Even if you already have an office space in your home, a homemaker's desk is the perfect place to do all of your homemaking tasks. Meal planning, bill paying, signing permission slips, and so much more. Think command center on steroids. A work space to keep your home running smoothly. 
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A Chilly Winter is Upon Us

With a to-do list this long, it's sometimes hard to stay on task. I have always been a planner girl, but am finding my traditional paper planner isn't cutting it anymore. We are attempting some digital options to tie in with my traditional paper planning, and are seeing some good results. 

This week, as we get closer to ringing in 2021, I am focusing on time blocking to get all of the things done. I can't wait to finally feel like we are in the swing of some sort of normalcy around here.

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How are we not unpacked yet?

With a to-do list this long, it's sometimes hard to stay on task. I have always been a planner girl, but am finding my traditional paper planner isn't cutting it anymore. We are attempting some digital options to tie in with my traditional paper planning, and are seeing some good results. 

This week, as we get closer to ringing in 2021, I am focusing on time blocking to get all of the things done. I can't wait to finally feel like we are in the swing of some sort of normalcy around here. 

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