Four Steps to Your Healthiest Year

Everything You Need for a Healthier 2015

Remember our Ultimate Healthy Living Bundle this past fall? Well, GUESS WHAT? It's coming back--but for 2 days only! So many of you wrote expressing regret that you missed this sale that we have put together an encore of us--to be held December 29-30! In the  meantime, we have brought back our Refer-a-Friend program, with a great twist: This time, you and your friends will get our FREE Four Steps to Your Healthiest Year just for signing up! If you refer one friend to sign up for this, you will earn a $5 coupon off your Ultimate Healthy Living Bundle. If 5 of your friends sign up … [keep reading...]

When our family travels, the only souvenir we buy are Christmas ornaments. There is a memory around each ornament, and we tell the stories from these memories as we decorate our tree!

Memory Ornaments: Creating a Christmas Tree Full of Stories

I keep waiting for the day when I will grow up and become Martha Stewart. I turned 34 in November, and it hasn't happened yet. What do I mean? When I look in a Martha Stewart-like magazine, I see women who have created picture-perfect homes, full of trendy decor, and, at Christmas, beautifully put-together, themed trees.  But then I think: Perhaps I already am grown up, and my style is more of that of a humbled homemaker. And it's OK that I am not Mrs. Home Decor. In fact, I think my Christmas tree is just fine!  (Not that there is anything bad about the Martha Stewarts of the … [keep reading...]

These are the gifts we are giving our 3 girls for Christmas this year. This year, they are 2, 4 and 6 years old! Every year, we give our children three gifts each--a want, a need and a gift to nurture their spiritual growth.

What We’re Giving Our Girls for Christmas This Year {2014 Edition}

These are the gifts we are giving our 3 girls for Christmas this year. This year, they are 2, 4 and 6 years old! Every year, we give our children three gifts each--a want, a need and a gift to nurture their spiritual growth. We started this tradition when our firstborn was a baby, so they have never known any different. This helps us to keep the gifts intentional, and it also helps us not to overspend (although we are spending a bit more this year than in years past--only because we have a larger budget). Our girls do get more gifts from other relatives, but we have begun putting … [keep reading...]

6 Non-Toy Gifts for Kids - TheHumbledHomemaker.com

6 Non-Toy Gift Ideas for Kids

I think you will love these non-toy gift ideas for kids!  At least once per day I find myself muttering to my husband (or saying to myself): "Our girls have too many toys!" And honestly? We … [keep reading...]

Weekend Reads with The Humbled Homemaker

Weekend Reads {December 6, 2014}

If you want to keep up with the reads that give me pause all week long, follow my Reads and Recipes board on Pinterest. If you want to follow along with my personal life, you can follow me on … [keep reading...]

6 Christmas Treats

6 Must-Make Christmas Treats

I am not one for making desserts every single night, but I do love to break out the treat recipes around the holidays. The following six Christmas treats are on my must-make list this year! You … [keep reading...]