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

Amazing Homeschool Supplies for your Whole Life

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

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

Teaching Household Management Life Skills to Your Gifted Teen

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

It’s kind of scary to think about sending my son out into the big world as an adult. I mean, he sometimes forgets to 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 […] Read More

Send a Delightful Experience with Superior Custom Stationery

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

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