Ever since I can remember, there has always been a large vegetable garden and dozens of planters at my grandma’s house in Merrill, Iowa.  Nestled thirty miles off of Interstate 29 in Northwest Iowa, Merrill, a town of 700...
Guess what y'all?! American Football Day is an actual thing... and it’s HERE! American Football Day is annually observed on November 5th. It celebrates one of the United States' most popular sports: football. American Football Day also marks the midpoint of...
Believe it or not, the 4th of July is just days away! A typical 4th for our family includes a reunion with close to ONE-HUNDRED Henning family members. My dad is the fifth of ten children, so there are...
Sometimes motherhood feels like I'm on a carousel of ever-revolving chores that don't stop.  Make a meal, clean up after the meal. Wash the clothes, dry the clothes, sort the clothes, fold the clothes, put the clothes away.  (Don't even talk to...

My DIY Frugal Fur Chair

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I’m usually up for a good DIY project. Nothing too intense though—no saws and no, you will not see me busting down drywall. But I do enjoy trying out new creative outlets.  I’ve made pottery, painted furniture, and have...
Let's first begin with one fact: I am a teacher. When the kids go back to school, I go back to school. There's no more sleeping in, being lazy, long summer days at pools or zoos or whatever we feel like doing when we feel like doing it. It's back to the grind for all of us. So how do you balance all of this?
Not sure where to start now that you’ve decided to spruce up your home décor for fall? You’ve come to the right place! Here you will find a few of the latest on trend ideas for Autumn 2017.
This Halloween will be undoubtedly full of spooky fun, not just because we will be celebrating a little differently this year and I’m not just talking about our ever-changing “new normal” . . . There will be a full moon...
The holidays are now (dare I say finally?) in our rearview mirror.  Don’t misunderstand me, I love the holiday season. I cherish time spent with our family, the traditions shared, and, of course, the delicious food.  Yet, when it’s...
I don’t know about you, but I’m itching for clean things, comfy gear, and simplifying the constant chores this spring.  I’m ever mindful of finding items that are budget-friendly and perform to high standards. This spring’s favorite things are one...

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