Category: Mom

Living The Best Life

There’s a lot of women out there right now that are screaming loudly for more women’s rights. They make women think that pursuing a career outside the home is the most important place a woman can be. In all their screaming they completely disrespect the life that women like myself choose to live! I choose Read More

Homeade Laundry Soap: How and Why

I started making my own laundry soap when we first moved into the tiny house. The friends that we were staying with when we were living in the RV have been doing it for years and she shared her recipe with me. Since then I have lost it and needed to find my own way Read More

Quick and Easy Chicken Noodle Soup

  If you’ve been following me on social media you’ve seen we’ve been dealing with a stomach bug that Cutie Pie brought home. As we are all starting to feel better but not 100% we need something to eat that won’t upset our stomachs again but also give us some good nutrition that we might Read More

Embracing Habits

I’m not a type A person. I’m pretty much the exact opposite. If you give me a to do list, schedule or even something as small as a routine I will completely fail at it. My brain just doesn’t function well that way. I’ve struggled for years trying to figure out how to keep my Read More

5 Tips to Surviving Homeschooling while Sick

When you homeschool there is no time for mom to be down sick. This cold I have is not fun. Cowboy is over the road with his current trucking job so I’m on my own. Bookworm is quite helpful when I’m sick and helps get everyone cereal for breakfast so I can get some extra Read More

Why Focusing On What Matters?

Why did I start a blog and name it Focusing on What Matters? 3 years ago our life changed more than I could have realized. We had a big decision on our hands. We had two choices. 1. We could stay in Colorado where all our family was and where we grew up but I Read More

5 Tips to Surviving a Bad Day on a Homestead

Life never stops and living on a beginning homestead life gets downright crazy some days.┬áToday is a day that I’m feeling like just throwing in the towel and giving up and I ate all my feelings at lunch because of the crazy emotions. It all started out good. We got our chores done and the Read More