Feed Your Kids Healthy on a Budget

I am super excited to have Kristen from TheMommies.org share some great insight with us on how to feed your kids healthy food on a budget.  Kristen has been happily married for six years, and is blessed with two children – a wonderful son and daughter. Kristen and her co-blogger, Cassie, started their blog with the intention of encouraging […]

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Top Kid’s Christmas Gifts for 2014

The holidays are practically upon us.  Only 7 more shopping days till Christmas.  This may cause a sense of panic among some, but have no fear. . .we have some suggestions for your kiddos!  We have compiled a list of the Top Christmas Gifts for 2014!  To see the price and purchase, just click on […]

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Favorite Family Holiday Recipes – Baby Food Squash Purée

We are so excited to introduce you to Megan Harney from Wit & Wander . She writes about things that adds joy, creativity, and quirkiness to her everyday life. She also enjoys designing inspiring art prints, which she sells on Etsy. Outside of Wit & Wander, she loves traveling, crafting, photography, and kissing her 9-month-old daughter’s […]

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Wolverine Workout Week #3 Kick Off

Who has been living in pain the last 2 weeks. . . Anybody. . . *crickets chirping*. . . Nobody?! Well, I know Mr. Sunshine and I have been!  The first week after Day 2, we couldn’t hardly walk for an entire week lol!  I HATE squats.  They are my least favorite, but I know […]

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Radiation in Your Spice Cabinet!! >>> (Radiation in Food)

When we think radiation, we may envision a sci-fi flick where they’ve gotten radiation poisoning and everyone is breaking out with boils and dying.  But most of us wouldn’t look in our kitchen and worry that we have radiation lurking in our cabinets. Radiation in your spices? Whaaat?!! Sad, but true!  I was just as […]

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Chicken Waterer

DIY Chicken Waterer

When you are building a chicken watering system you can make it as simple or complex as you want. I choose to go with simple and cheap . . . Check out the below video that shows how I built this Chicken Waterer using a 3 gallon bucket, (1) * 90° angle 3/4in fitting, 1* […]

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Wolverine Workout Challenge – Day 1

Today we started the Wolverine Workout and it pretty well kicked my butt, as I am sure every day of this workout will.  Since it is Day 1 though, I am sure it feels worse than it will! Truth in Day 1. . .I didn’t do EVERY rep, but I did the whole workout.  I find […]

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My Father’s World Homeschool Curriculum

As you may have seen in my “Adventures in Homeschooling – Part 2“, we used Alpha Omega curriculum for home-school during the 2013-2014 school year.  Specifically we used a mixture of their Horizons and Lifepacs material. I liked the Horizons curriculum for math because it uses spiral teaching progression.  Students are introduced to a concept, […]

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Wolverine Workout Challenge – Join Me!

Working Out. . . These words and I have a love-hate relationship.  I don’t really enjoy working out, but oh how I love the way my body looks when I do.  So daily there is this constant mental struggle when my husband says, “Let’s go to the gym!”   I know I need to go […]

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[WARNING!] Harmful Chemicals In Beauty Products – EWG Skin Deep

When making the transition into a more chemical free existence, I realized that my food was only part of the equation.  Our skin is our biggest organ and most people don’t think twice about the shampoos, conditioners, soap, and lotion they lather on.  Did you know that 26 seconds is all it takes for the […]

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