Best Tips for Family Frugal Staycation | Renée at Great Peace

10 Best Tips For a Frugal Family Staycation

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

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

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

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

Amazing Homeschool Supplies for your Whole Life, Practical uses for homeschool supplies | Renée at Great Peace #ihsnet #homschool #keeperathome

Amazing Homeschool Supplies for your Whole Life

As homeschool moms we have a lot to juggle. We manage households, our families, our children, and we educate them as well. Sometimes, when you find something that makes life easier or more interesting you just want to share it with the world. When our homeschool supplies also double as a resources for other parts of your life, you know it’s a good resource to have.  This […] Read More

Household Management Life Skills to Teach Gifted Teens | Renée at Great Peace #ihsnet #gifted

Teaching Household Management Life Skills to Your Gifted Teen

It’s kind of scary to think about sending my son out into the big world as an adult. I mean, he sometimes forgets change his clothes. I do know that when he has a standard routine, he’s excellent at remembering to do his tasks. That’s why I think focusing the next few years on building regular routines for him to do, and add to as […] Read More

Send a Delightful Experience with Custom Stationery from @BasicInvite | Renée at Great Peace #ihsnet

Send a Delightful Experience with Superior Custom Stationery

One of the goals we set as a family this year is to do kindness projects as a family. We are approaching these projects in a variety of ways but one that has become a constant is correspondence. We are going back to the basics by writing letters and cards of encouragement to friends, family, and members of the community. Of course, when you are […] Read More

Discover 10 Ways to Save Money with Amazon | Renée at Great Peace

10 Ways to Save Money by Shopping with Amazon

As a keeper of the home, I’m always looking for a good deal and ways to save money. I wouldn’t say that I’m cheap, but I do try to be frugal when making purchases for my family. I try to be a good steward of the income that both my husband and I bring into our home, and the blessings we receive.  It isn’t always […] Read More

How to set your Heart Free from a Prison of Overabundance | Renée at Great Peace

How to Set your Heart Free from a Prison of Overabundance

Are You Imprisoned by Abundance? Have you ever looked around at American culture and noticed how much we truly have? From grocery store shelves to transportation to technology, our choices seem endless. Secular education is available to all, and jobs exist in fields I would never have imagined. Yet, in all this overabundance we are dissatisfied. The Struggle with Overabundance Someone else always has a […] Read More

Simple Tips to Manage Household Chores | Renée at Great Peace

Simple Tips to Manage Household Chores

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 clean kitchen, […] Read More