Chores

My hope today is to encourage some of you homemakers who feel overwhelmed when it comes to the care of your home. I’m still a learner even after 30 years and I hope you will always consider yourselves learners. What I’m sharing with you are tasks and routines that have worked well for me over […]

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One of our sons just turned the ripe old age of 20, and do you know how he celebrated? He super-cleaned his room. Yep, this is the guy who put his clothes on inside-out and backwards until he was 18. This is the guy who didn’t change his socks for weeks (can I say pewwwweee!?). […]

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  While we have a daily habit of taking care of the basic parts of our kitchen, there are times when we need to give the cupboards, appliances, and floors a more thorough cleaning. There are things that need more thorough attention, such as: Underneath and behind and on top of the refrigerator and the […]

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  I have tried about every chore system out there. Without fail, after a few weeks I always end up giving up and starting over with a new system. Why? Because I need simplicity. I am a pastor’s wife. I homeschool my five young children. I blog and work part time from home. I need […]

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In my endeavors as a homemaker, I have become {as I am naturally predisposed due to my personality} something of a perfectionist. And so, after years of staring down and placidly cleaning the stain in the bowl of the aged toilet in our bathroom, I finally broke down.  Scrubbing feverishly, I attacked the stain with […]

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I first saw this chore pack system used on the Duggar’s Show 19 Kids and Counting. Here’s our version of their chore pack system that we have used for over a year with great success! Walk with the King! Courtney Women Living Well Resource: Managing Your Chores Chore Pack System CourtneyCourtney blogs over at Women […]

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