Homeschooling, Large Family

8 of My Favorite Children’s Books

I have had friends ask me lately which children’s books we love, so I thought a blog post about it was in order. *Below are some affiliate links, which means if you order through the link I will receive a small compensation. Most books listed below can be used with boys and girls. There are… Read More 8 of My Favorite Children’s Books

Homemaking, Large Family

My Cloth Diaper Routine

I love using cloth diapers. They save us money, they are good for the environment, and they are way cuter than disposables. But they do require a little extra work. The work is not hard, but it’s necessary. I live in my fifth wheel, so my routine is a little different than those with a… Read More My Cloth Diaper Routine

Large Family

Labor Day Vacation

Our family went on a small vacation over Labor Day weekend. My husband had 4.5 days off so we took advantage of it and went on a short road trip. We really enjoyed ourselves and weren’t ready to go home.   The first day of our trip we went to Badlands National Park. Before we… Read More Labor Day Vacation

Homemaking, Large Family

I baked on my BBQ Grill!

Yesterday I did something amazing… I baked muffins and biscuits on my BBQ! I am so excited about this because right now, living in our camper, as soon as I turn on the oven, the whole place heats up to 100 degrees and takes forever to cool down. Ok, maybe not 100 degrees, but it… Read More I baked on my BBQ Grill!

Homemaking, Large Family

When The Days Are Hard

  Being a parent is hard. Having a little one, or in my case, several little ones, who rely on you 24 hours a day, 7 days a week can be trying and exhausting. Yesterday was a tough day for me. I was on the verge of tears most of the day and bursting out… Read More When The Days Are Hard

Homemaking, Large Family

Meal Plan Monday

I finally have a meal plan again!!! We just moved into our 300+/- square foot camper from a 5000 square foot house and I have been so busy that I haven’t meal planned in the last few weeks. Yesterday, Austin went to the grocery store so I sat down to make a meal plan. My… Read More Meal Plan Monday

Homemaking, Large Family

Shopping for Full Time Camper Living

  *This post contains affiliate links, which means I receive a small compensation if you make a purchase using these links.* Yes, you read that right. Our large family of 9 will be moving into our camper in about 2 weeks. We have been busy packing, sorting, trashing and storing most of our belongings. It… Read More Shopping for Full Time Camper Living

Homemaking, Large Family

Meal Plan Monday!

Alright, so…. I forgot to post my second Meal Plan Monday! We have been so busy that I completely spaced making a meal plan for last week. This week, we will be gone from home for a few days on a mini vacation, and with family visiting I am not really sure what our plans… Read More Meal Plan Monday!

Homemaking, Homeschooling, Large Family

A Week in Our Life – 5/29/15

In this week in the life video we visit the park, sort and minimize our toys, enjoy some time outside playing with rollie pollies, watch the clouds move during an afternoon thunderstorm and do some shopping! Watch as I take you along for a week in the life of a large, homeschooling family! SaveSave

Homemaking, Large Family

Small Sam’s Club Haul

  Today on my YouTube Channel I shared a video of our recent haul from Sam’s Club. This was a small haul for us and only included a few food items that we needed. In the video I said that my total spent was about $200.00, but after I looked at the receipt, I actually spent… Read More Small Sam’s Club Haul