A sudden income loss can be stressful and send a family into a dizzying downward spiral. Here are 5 things you must do if you’re experiencing a sudden income loss.
Whose fault is it when the paycheck doesn’t come and you can’t pay your bills? A sudden income loss can happen to any of us at any time. You do have a choice but you can’t make it when the income stops.
Turning 40 came and went like any other day in the life of a work-at-home, homeschooling mama. I got up, did my thing, and went for dinner. Age has always just been a number to me. I’ve always felt older than I am. Those I worked with and hang out with are almost all older […]
Having a basic understanding of how the female body works and what function our sex hormones have is important in all stages of life. Many women put off learning about and dealing with hormone issues because it is scary, unknown, and sometimes uncomfortable. I’ve even seen women ignore obvious issues because they were afraid that […]
Several months ago our son went on a gluten, dairy, cashew, sugar, peanut, and egg-free diet. Yeah. My friend described it as the cardboard and bacon diet. We did it and it was successful. We were able to identify that peanuts, cashews, and eggs were a non-issue. We rejoice in that as we continue to […]
Several years ago I had to let go of a dream, a deep desire God had given me. It seemed strange to let go of something that God himself planted in my heart yet I knew it was right. I had forgotten the story I told of this letting go until just recently. Now, on […]
Formula feeding never crossed my mind during my pregnancy. I had learned so much about the benefits of breastmilk and I felt it was the right choice for our son. I planned accordingly with nursing pillows, bras, and a pump for when I would return to work. Everything was going to be perfect. Having begun […]
Shopping online is a wonderful way to save time, gas, and sanity. But there are times when online shopping can have a negative impact on your budget. Read more to find out when it is better to stay off the online stores.
Budgeting gets a bad rap sometimes. People here the word “budget” and they scatter like roaches from the light. There’s a misconception that budgeting means you have to live within strict rules, have no fun, and figure a cost analysis for every purchase you make or adventure you take. People think of budgeting as a sure-fire […]
In the trenches of every day life it can seem like your family is falling apart. There are power struggles with strong-will kids, communication breakdowns with your husband and disagreements over schedules, chores, and money. Many moms wonder how they can create strong family bonds amidst the chaos. This post contains affiliate links. If you […]