When I first became a single mom, I was completely overwhelmed with the challenge…and completely unwilling to admit it. I was absolutely determined to maintain a sense of normalcy for my children and refused to admit defeat. (I’m stubborn that way.) I was just going to find a way to make it through. Failure is… Continue reading Single Mom vs. Pickle Jar: The Struggle Is Real
Hi! This message is just for you! Yes, YOU!! This week, I’d like to learn from you. Are you here for gardening tips? Crock pot recipes? Money-saving tips? Just stumbled across the site? (Start here.) This is your opportunity to give me some feedback so that will help me learn a little more about you… Continue reading How May I Help You?
One of the most overpriced things you can buy for your pet is also something that can be made from old t-shirts that are past serviceable use. Making a tug rope for your dog is so easy that the kids can do it with minimal supervision. All you’ll need are a few old shirts and… Continue reading T-Shirt Upcycle into Dog Tug Rope Toy
Your most important tool in your garden is dirt, but your favorite tool will be this upcycled pallet turned into a garden dirt leveling drag. While leveling your garden is quite a chore, this drag makes it much less painful than it needs to be. I’m not promising that it is fun or easy, but… Continue reading Upcycled Pallet Garden Dirt Leveling Drag
Mother’s Day is almost here again and this year, instead of flowers that will wilt and die or a homemade card with scary-excessive amounts of glitter, enter to win what you’d really like: $100 Paypal CASH to treat yourself to practically anything! Whether you’re a single mom on a budget (like me) or just a… Continue reading Giveaway: Win $100 And Make Mother’s Day Even Sweeter
You are only five ingredients away from the easiest ever Crock Pot Chicken Tortilla Soup. There’s nothing to chop, nothing to measure- just dump it into the crock pot and go. If you can open 5 cans, you can make this recipe. Promise! I always keep the ingredients for this recipe on hand. It is… Continue reading Crock Pot Chicken Tortilla Soup- MONDAYS ARE A CROCK