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30 Mother's Day Quotes 16 comments
I wish I was eloquent in my writing.  I wish I knew how to express the feelings in my heart for my mother – and for my children.  To be able to tell you what goes through my mind when I see a mother crying over her child, to share my heart’s feelings when I think of the sacrifices my own mother made.  To share my sorrow with those who have not yet been blessed with becoming a mother in […]

30 Awesome Mother’s Day Quotes


10 Free Mother's Day Printables 7 comments
Mother’s Day is the perfect time to show Mom how much you care.  For those living on a budget, it can be nice to have some frugal Mother’s Day gift ideas.  Sometimes, the simplest of gestures can mean the most. A fun, easy way to deliver your message is through a handwritten card.  It’s also so frugal, and you know I’m a big fan of anything that fits within the budget!     Writing something by hand shows that you have taken time […]

Frugal Mother’s Day Gift Ideas (FREE Printables)



Celebrate Earth Day - Every day!! 6 comments
Earth Day is coming up!  I’d like to think that I try to celebrate Earth Day every day, simply in the way I live and the choices I make.  I’m SO, SO far from perfect, but I do believe that the few changes I’ve made are making a difference…at least I like to think that. 🙂     In honor of Earth Day, I wanted to share with you different things you can do at home to help the environment, […]

10 Ways to Celebrate Earth Day Every Day


Want non-candy options to hide in your Easter eggs? Look no further! 18 comments
Easter Egg Hunts are one of our favorite traditions as a family!  We tend to do them the day before Easter, so that Easter Sunday can be spent focusing more on the religious side of the holiday.  My kids love them!  I want to share some Easter egg filler ideas with you today.   I don’t love filling the plastic eggs with candy, since they get plenty from egg hunts in the community, or from grandparents this time of year, […]

16 Easter Egg Filler Ideas – Non Candy!



40+ Ideas to fill your kids' Easter baskets! All non-candy options! 2 comments
Easter is fast approaching!  I love celebrating Easter, and I love filling up baskets for my family.  I’m always looking for ideas for Easter baskets, and so I thought you might too.  Whether you are religious or not, you can celebrate a part of Easter.  I personally love remembering that Christ rose again.  I love talking about the religious side with my children, but I also love the promise of a new beginning at springtime.  Easter can be what you […]

40 Ideas for Easter Baskets – Frugal and Non-Candy