First Time Home, First Time Homemaker, Homemaking, Homemaking Tips, Setting up home

Ten Things You Actually Need For Your First Home

Katie / February 16, 2018

*This page may contain affiliate links.These links help keep this blog a-goin’. For more info click here.* My Top Ten Most Essential Items Needed to Set Up Your First Home Where Do We Start? I don’t know about you, but when I was engaged and creating our gift registry, I had very little idea of what we actually needed for…

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Cleaning, Routines

Confessions of A Routine-less Homemaker

Katie / February 9, 2018

Hi, I’m Katie. Hi, Katie. I’m here to confess that in the last 10 years of homemaking, I haven’t had a cleaning routine. GASP. Routines are one of the areas where I have struggled, and still struggle with the most in my homemaking. I’ve tried multiple different kinds of routines. But I keep coming back to cleaning as I need…

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Family, Kids, Motherhood

Learning to Become a Blessing to My Family

Katie / February 2, 2018

In the years when we had little bitty babies, life was all about survival. Day after day was just about making it through. I sometimes have days like that now, but it’s not nearly like it was back then. It’s really challenging to think about blessing others when you’re constantly concerned about meeting everyone’s needs. Over time, I found myself…

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On a budget, Style, Thrifting, Wardrobe

Creating A Wardrobe You Love: Create the Look For Less

Katie / January 31, 2018

This post contains personal referral links. If you’re interested in reading my disclosure policies, you can read them here. From Pinterest to My Closet…How?? If you’re anything like me, you’ve got a bunch of outfits pinned on your Pinterest style boards. It’s easy for me to pin styles that I love… it’s a challenge actually putting the outfit together. I…

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Clothing, Style

A Bargain Shopper’s Perspective on Stitch Fix

Katie / January 26, 2018

This post is not sponsored by Stitch Fix. I am not affiliated with Stitch Fix. I am not being paid for this post. I am sharing my thoughts based on my own Stitch Fix box. I was not given a free box. I am sharing my own, personal Stitch Fix referral link which each member receives when they sign up.…

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Decorating, Enjoying your home, Home Decor

Creating a Room Inspiration Board

Katie / January 24, 2018

Why should I create an inspiration board? I already have Pinterest. One of the most fun things to do is to gather inspiration for decorating our homes, right? That’s why Pinterest is so amazing. It gathers all of our likes and dreams into one place. Awesome. Now, I love Pinterest as much as the next home-decor-obsessed girl, but there’s one…

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