Dealing with Ants in the Garden?

About 2 years ago, we had a huge ant problem in our front yard garden bed. Lets just say, we didn’t clean out the bed from the season before as … Continue Reading →


Cheap Private School Uniforms

My kids have been going to a Christian school since they were in Preschool. This year will be the first year I would need to buy them uniforms. If you … Continue Reading →


Herb Garden In Your Kitchen Window

Nothing like cooking your family a delicious dinner and being able to cut your own herbs that are home grown from your window seal. I’m looking for a smaller container … Continue Reading →

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The Garden Doctor- Is it worth it?

Yes, its worth it! I love that these books cover what is wrong with your plant, with Pictures and a description, then tell you how you can fix your problem. … Continue Reading →


Saving Money with Meal Planning

Most people are looking for ways to save money around the home, and meal planning is the answer. I don’t know about you, but if I don’t have a meal … Continue Reading →


2017 Budget- Scared but Excited

It seems like every year I add paying off debt to my goals for the year. This year was the first year that I sat down and took a 10 … Continue Reading →

I Quit! From a Stressed Mothers Points of View

That is it, I’m done! I noticed that I wasn’t as happy in my life a few months ago, I think I realized sooner but couldn’t figure out why I … Continue Reading →

Avon Coupon Codes!!!!

Here are the most current coupons that can be used on my AVON store Melissa Martinez WELCOME– 20% off $50- One time use- direct delivery only THANKYOU20– 20% off … Continue Reading →


Avon 3 piece gift set giveaway!!!

This contest if for the main states of the United States. You must be 18+ years old to enter. If you want to give this gift set as a gift … Continue Reading →


Heirloom Seeds Giveaway!!!

I did an un-boxing video a few weeks ago and I had received a few comments that inspired me to do this giveaway! The great thing about heirloom seeds is … Continue Reading →


Why I Started a Home Business

Yes, I do have a great paying job. I make enough to keep our family nice and comfortable in a nice house and my kids go to a nice private … Continue Reading →

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My Dream/ Vision Board

So I decided to publish my dream board on YouTube, I made the video as short and sweet as possible. But in this Blog post I want to explain my … Continue Reading →


“Giveaway CLOSED” for Breast Cancer Awareness Month!!!!

Did you know that 1 in 4 women get breast cancer? Every 2 minutes a women gets diagnosed with breast cancer in America. For most that could me our mother, … Continue Reading →

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How to Build a Trellis System for Vertical Growing

We originally built a “T” frame for our vertical growing for our Peas to grow up on, then after realizing we would turn it into an in the garden green … Continue Reading →

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Mittleider Gardening: 6 Laws Of Plant Growth

After learning so much from the Mittleider Gardening Course book , these are the six laws of plant growth. If you want to have a successful garden you MUST follow … Continue Reading →

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Setting up a Seed Starting Area

  I wanted to grow my own organic veggies for my family, but sometimes the cost of starting a garden can be really high. So I was on a mission … Continue Reading →


Mittleider Gardening: How to Plant Big Bulb Onion Starts

I am so far behind this year on planting, I guess I can blame mother nature for that… Looks like our last frost date was pushed up a few weeks … Continue Reading →

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Minion Party!

Thank You Everyone for a great time! Here is some more pictures from the Party:   I hope you enjoyed this post, Love you guys!

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ABC Mouse Review

Like most mothers out there, you are looking for an easy and fun way to educate your kids. Sometimes you would love to sit down with them, but sometimes you … Continue Reading →

Rants and Rambeling

As a mother, I feel like there is never enough time in a day to get things done. I work full-time manufacturing airplanes, usually working 8-10 hour days 5-7 days a week. To … Continue Reading →

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Organized Toy/Craft Room Tour Explained

As a kid I grew up with the down stairs basement as our toy room. It was a huge rec room space that had crates lining one wall stacked high. … Continue Reading →

“You Look Fine…” lies we hear everyday and accept as truth

This is our year ladies, to look and feel the way we always wanted too. But I, like most women struggle with my weight. In today’s society people are programmed … Continue Reading →


How to Make Low Carb Faux Pho

I love pho, but it starts to get expensive going out to eat all the time so I started to make it at home. At the beginning of the year, … Continue Reading →

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How to Organize Your Coat/Hall Closet: With Kids

The house we had before had no hall closet, I mean nothing. So when we moved to this bigger house with a closet I knew I wanted to keep it … Continue Reading →

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DIY Grow Lights

So last year I wanted to start my first veggie garden in our new house, but was struck with the sticker shock of how much it would be to start … Continue Reading →

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How to Replace Electrical Outlets

It may seem intimidating to replace outlets around the house, but with this easy to follow video I will show you how easy it can be.         … Continue Reading →


Organizing Kids Toys

Before getting this system, I had my kids toys in boxes that seem to rip easily.  What really makes this system work is the colored pictures and labels hot glued … Continue Reading →


Great Mens Gift Ideas

    This is a List of Simple Gifts that ANY Man will love! Men are sometimes hard to shop for, and most women want to give the man in their … Continue Reading →


How to Organize Your office and Kids Supplies

Here is a video of what we have done in our office to get organized: I’m trying to start my own YouTube channel, so as of now I have about … Continue Reading →

Hottest Toddler Toys for Boys

Christmas is around the corner and its time to start planning ahead on what toys are hot this Christmas for younger kids. These list are toys that are proven to … Continue Reading →


Teaching Time and Clocks to Toddlers

I heard a roamer that the schools DO NOT teach analog clocks anymore. Too me this makes no sense, because the bus station, train stations, and even watches still use … Continue Reading →


5 Hacks for New Moms

This is a list of 5 Hacks for Hacking Motherhood .. 1. Get a waterproof mattress protector for your own bed. You may think you will save money by not … Continue Reading →

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28 Ways to Save Money Around the House

Frugal Mom or Thrifty Mom, Whatever you may want to label it. I personally call it being a Smart Mom, because I hate wasting money. I have put together a … Continue Reading →


Being prepared for Winter

Ok, you may have notices the weather turning. Before we know it its going to be winter and being prepared is the first thing to do on our list. Last … Continue Reading →

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How to use your kids education workbooks

As most parents go out and buy those 500 page workbooks for their kids, most parents don’t know how to use these books to there full potential. I was one … Continue Reading →

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How to Grow and Harvest Sugar Snap Peas

Why my family loves growing and harvesting sugar snap peas: Easy to grow They are Frost Tolerant They are Beautiful plant My kids love Sugar Snap Peas Peas grow fast … Continue Reading →


My New Kitchen Toy!

I hate wasting money on kitchen gismos that don’t perform to my standards. I also hate having kitchen devises that are used for one purpose. My kitchen doesn’t have a … Continue Reading →

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Making Your Own Laundry Soap

… This is a modified recipe I found on (Original source) When I first found this recipe and read all the reviews and how much this cost, I was so … Continue Reading →


High Yield Potato Barrel

Please make sure to subscribe to my YouTube channel, because I am planning on doing a lot of potato barrels/ towers this summer! From the research I have done, I … Continue Reading →


15 Free Things to do with your Kids during the Summer

Have you ever felt yourself in a slump and wanted to do something new and fun with your kids, that was free? We have made a list of things that … Continue Reading →


When I Realized I Wanted to Grow my own Food

Hello, Last year I came across a You Tube Channel I fell in love with. LDS Prepper  you tube channel has been a real eye opener for me. He talks … Continue Reading →


15 Ways You Know You’re a Wanna Be Stay-At-Home Mom

Google+ 1. You start trolling your friends Facebook accounts, when they mention their wonderful mornings sitting in the park enjoying the summer air. (While your working in a window less … Continue Reading →