5 Gallon Party Punch
Hello there friends. If you are looking for a great party punch that can be made in a large 5 gallon jug, will serve a grand amount of folks (80, 8 ounce servings, here) and tastes wonderful……
Recipe for Cheesy Hamburger Casserole
Just as easy to make as Hamburger Helper and you can control the ingredients. Great weekday meal and the kids love it!
What to do when Mommy's Sick?
When I was first diagnosed, Dallas and I decided we wanted to keep our family life as normal as possible. We've had to do some shuffling to make things work when I'm not feeling well, but things are going really well. I was inspired by this post from a friend's blog about what was helpful to them when their little girl passed away. Although our situation isn't nearly as heartbreaking or hard as theirs, we have needed and received some heaven sent support. I wanted to share some of the…
Large Family Homeschool Lesson Planning
Lesson planning for a larger than average size family can be a bit tricky. I mean, I could make up a separate planning page for each child, but that is a bit much for me. I like to be able to at one glance see what will need done for the week. I have found a serious lacking of planners for 3+ students (free and fee). So, today I learned how to insert a table on a word doc. and made my own. We do some subjects together and some not. I even have a place to jot down ideas to keep the little…
Home - Large Family Table
Struggles happen. Life can be hard. And then you have to feed all these people. Let me help you feed your family well and sanely. I share simple strategies for grocery shopping savings, doable meal planning, stress-free cooking, & serving large family style meals GET ALL 12 BEST-SELLING FREEZER MEAL PLANS – PLUS MUCH MORE!! Use coupon […]
25 Basic House Rules For Families & How to Create Your Own
Do you have a set of house rules? If not, they can be a valuable part of any home. Here are the 25 rules that our family of 9 follows and why your home would benefit from rules, too.
once a month shopping for large family series part 4 preparing
After we have done all of our shopping and put everything away, it is time to prep the meat that we purchased in bulk. This month I happened to get the following from our meat store: 20 lbs ground…
Large Family Organization...color coding
Today in my series on "large family organization", I decided to re-post something that I wrote a while back about organizing the large family. I use color coding in many areas of life and it just seems to make things easier and bring a little more peace into the home. **************************************************** I have always been an organizer. Even as a child, I enjoyed organizing...I know! My mom recognized this talent (or possibly curse...haha) and allowed me to organize around…
Easy Peasy Chores System For Non-Readers - Peace Creek On The Prairie
Easy Peasy Chores is a great chore system for the non reading child. It is easy for parents to set up, and easy for children to follow. Enjoy Chore Time.