15 Things Homemakers Need to do to Prepare Home for Winter

15 Ways Homemakers Can Prepare Their Homes for Winter | Renée at Great Peace #homemaker #home #managehousehold #keeper

With the fall months in full swing and winter not too far behind, many homemakers are getting their homes ready for the colder winter weather. The fall months are the perfect time to get a head start when it comes to getting your home ready for winter. The temperatures aren’t too cold just yet, there are plenty of sunshiny days to keep you motivated. Plus, […] Read More

Meal Planning without a Plan Saves Time and Money

Meal Planning without a Plan | Renée at Great Peace #mealplanning #groceryshopping #savemoney

As a homeschool mom, I’m always looking for ways to stretch a dollar. One of the ways that I do this is by meal planning without a plan.  What? You may be wondering how that is even possible. How can someone save money without having a plan for meals before grocery shopping? Meal Planning by Grocery Shopping For me, meal planning should begin where your […] Read More

5 Household Chores You Should Do Every Day

5 Household Chores You Should Do Every Day | Renée at Great Peace #householdchores #homemaking #keeperathome #ihsnet

I’m not much for deep cleaning on a daily basis. Believe me, I know women who vacuum their house every day. I’m not one of them. In fact, I don’t really see the need to vacuum daily. But there are some household chores that I do think need to be done on a daily basis.    Most chores can be managed by having a regular routine […] Read More

Simple Tips to Manage Household Chores

Simple Tips to Manage Household Chores | Renée at Great Peace

    I’ll be the first to admit, housekeeping hasn’t always been my favorite role. I can keep a home. I can deep clean. But I don’t particularly enjoy the process of household chores. I’ve heard that there are women who do love housekeeping. I’m not really one of them.  Don’t get me wrong. I like having a clean home. I like looking over a […] Read More

10 Best Tips For a Frugal Family Staycation

Best Tips for Family Frugal Staycation | Renée at Great Peace

I don’t know about you but I am a bit of an enigma. On the one hand I love to travel. I like getting in a car, setting out on an adventure, and exploring my surroundings along the way. On the other hand, I’m a bit of a homebody. I like to stick close to home and spend time with my family and enjoy the […] Read More

Crock Pot Chicken Penne Meal a Delicious Winter Dinner Idea

Winter Dinner Idea: Crock Pot Creamy Chicken Penne | Renée at Great Peace #mealplanning #familydinnerideas #dinnerideas #chicken

When it’s cold outside, I like to fire up the crock pot for a winter dinner idea that is an easy, warm, and comforting meal. What can be more comforting that creamy pasta with chicken, mushrooms and spinach?         There is little doubt that pasta is a comfort food. And creamy alfredo sauce on top is so good.

15 Essentials Moms Should Keep in the Car in Winter

15 Essentials to Keep in Car in Winter | Renée at Great Peace #homemaking #carinwinter #winterpreparations

With each season it’s important to be prepared in the event that our car breaks down. Winter is no exception. There are 15 things that are essential to keep in your car in winter. Winter will be here in no time and chances are that means snow and perhaps lots of it at times. There are some people that believe that their keys and a […] Read More

It’s Time to Prepare your Home for Winter Months with Healthy Cleaning

It's Time to Prepare your Home for Winter Months with Healthy Cleaning Habits | ReneeatGreatPeace.com #ihsnet #homeschool #cleaning #keeperathome #keeper

With the cold weather coming, now is the best time to kick the bacteria to the curb. Take some time to really dig in and clean as you prepare to nest your home for winter and start with some healthy cleaning using natural products. Pull out the microfiber cloths and give your home a good cleaning before the winter time frost and coughs set in. […] Read More