• cash envelope budgeting method that has worked so well for our family. With a free excel budgeting sheet!

    Cash Envelope Budgeting With A FREE Budgeting Download

    January 16, 2020Author

    I get so many questions about how we do the Cash Envelope Budgeting Method, and what all we do for our family budgeting system. So, I am writing this post to help answer those questions and share our simple budgeting system. I hope this helps some other people struggling to find a budgeting method that works for them! The Cash System Wallet has seriously been a GAME CHANGER for us with our Cash Envelope Budgeting method! I am going to chat about our simple budgeting system and everything we do first, then I will tell you all about this wallet and why it has been a huge bonus for us! PLUS GIVE YOU A 15% OFF COUPON CODE FOR the wallet!!!  BRIEF BACK STORY About…

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    DIY Cardboard Playhouse

    December 31, 2019Author

    One of our little girls wanted a playhouse for Christmas, and the other wanted a cardboard box … put them together and they got a DIY Cardboard Playhouse!! This playhouse makeover is whimsical with an adorable cozy cottage farmhouse style. It was also crazy affordable and so easy to DIY!! Santa brought the girls a color in cardboard house from Amazon (yes friends, Santa loves Amazon Prime too … wink wink)!! Santa had no idea how big this cardboard playhouse actually was. Apparently he forgot to read the full dimensions. After the house sat in our small living room / dining room for a few days, we decided to move it to the little girl’s room. It fit perfectly in this little corner, but didn’t…

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    DIY Water And Sand Tubs

    February 16, 2018Author

    A DIY Water Table and DIY Sand Table can be a saving grace throughout the summer! My girls have LOVED these throughout the last two summers, and I can’t wait to pull them back out again now that the weather is warming up. Now I know what you are thinking … Kara these are not actually tables … I know I know. They are really tubs but no one searches for water and sand tubs, and I wanted you to be able and find this fantastic Summer hack. A DIY Water Table and A DIY Sand Table are perfect for the summer months, and can be moved into your garage for the colder months for continued use! These tubs are great for sensory play and…

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    The PERFECT Gift For The Men In Your Life

    December 13, 2017Author

    This wood watch men’s Christmas gift post is sponsored by JORD, and may contain affiliate links. Find out what that means here. Hello Friends!! Let’s have a heart to heart about men’s Christmas gift ideas. I SERIOUSLY struggle finding the perfect gift for the men in my life. I find it especially difficult to shop for my husband and dad. Please tell me that I am not alone in this men’s Christmas gift struggle?!?! If you are still scrambling around to find the perfect gift, then I’ve got you covered this year. My husband is an outdoors man and loves all thing nature. I gave him this amazing wood watch (find it here) as his early Christmas present this year! You should of seen the…

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    DIY American Girl Doll House

    October 26, 2017Author

    Your kids will fall in love with this American Girl Doll House made from an old media stand or bookshelf. We made my girls this three story 18″ dollhouse using a media stand we found for free on the side of the road.  American Girl Doll House I’m excited to share this American Girl Doll House with you guys FINALLY!! I initially made this DIY 18″ dollhouse for my now 13 year old, Lilly. I wanted a way to get all of the American Girl dolls and Target American Girl doll accessories OFF the floor. So I started looking into three story doll houses and how to build one. It all looked so complicated and extremely time-consuming. That is when I decided to look for old…

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    Fostering Journey Part 1 – Becoming a Foster Home

    February 20, 2016Author

    The beginning of our Journey on becoming a Foster Family and Foster Home. Hello sweet Friends, Family, & Followers! I have been absent from my business for the last week. A few of you have asked if things were okay, since I was so quiet on my business social media outlets. I wanted to explain my absence, and let you know of a new journey my family and I began … the journey of becoming a Foster Family. Becoming A Foster Family Last year around October we began the process of becoming a Foster Family / Foster Home. It is something that has been on my heart for a while, and God slowly started to place it on my husband’s (Ryan) heart. Becoming a Foster…

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