My pride bought me the car I wanted

The car I wanted in 2017 was not the car I could afford, but it was the one my pride said I needed. I’m learning that a few years later. In May 2017 I had the privilege of getting to replace my vw turbo. How lucky of me. Right at 65,000 miles it needed toContinue reading “My pride bought me the car I wanted”

DIY laundry detergent

When I started looking into homesteading and what it looks like for my family, DIY cleaning products, soaps, detergent was the first thing I started looking into. My sweet husbands skin gets irritated by laundry detergent and I have ezcuma so anything to help improve both of our skin was the first change I wantedContinue reading “DIY laundry detergent”

Planning an eco-friendly wedding

I’m going to be honest with you, I did 90% of my own wedding planning myself. I didn’t hire a planner or a full coordinator because I had an idea in mind and new I could figure it out myself. But I did hire a day of coordinator to help with all the details thatContinue reading “Planning an eco-friendly wedding”

How we will save $1,200/year by making ONE change.

I’ve had gel or dipped nails for over 5 years now. and now that were getting super strict about our budget, I’ve decided that my manicure needs to go as well.     If you asked me 6 months ago if id ever volunteer to give up my manicure, i’d say absolutely not. Actually, StephenContinue reading “How we will save $1,200/year by making ONE change.”

“be indebted to no one”

“be indebted to no one except to one another in love.” Romans 13:8 As I’ve been trying, and we continue to pay down debt, this verse has been on my heart. The idea of being in debted to no one EXCEPT in love. What an idea. That we only owe in love. It’s definitely madeContinue reading ““be indebted to no one””