Homemaker's Friend Review and Giveaway

A Day Planner with YOU in Mind!

With 2015 right around the corner (how in the world did 2014 fly by so quickly?!), it's time to start thinking of a fresh start. One of the things I personally am constantly working on is trying to get better organized by gaining a better handle on my time. A good daily planner helps keep me organized and eliminates the stress that ensues when I try to keep all of my appointments and to-do lists in my head.  If you're a homemaker, I’m excited to introduce you to a day planner with YOU in mind-- Homemaker’s Friend Planner! In today's giveaway, FIVE of our readers will have a chance to win a … [keep reading...]

Why Silk Almond Milk is My Favorite

Why I No Longer Buy Generic-Brand Almond Milk {and why Silk is my favorite}

I've been drinking almond milk for several years now. Even before I went dairy-free for my now 2-year-old nursling, I personally gravitated toward nut milks. And almond was the first milk I began substituting for dairy when we discovered 3 1/2 years ago that my now-6-year-old is sensitive to dairy. But for a long, long time I stuck to generic-brand almond milks. We were on a super tight budget, and my favorite, low-cost grocery store carried a generic brand that I loved. Until... That generic brand started adding a dangerous ingredient to their almond milk: carrageenan. And I … [keep reading...]

Pumpkin Pie Crumble Bars - TheHumbledHomemaker.com

Pumpkin Pie Crumble Bars {Gluten, Dairy, and Egg Free}

Guest post by Kelly of The Pretty Bee I love fall baking. I love apples, and pumpkin, and cinnamon, and nutmeg, and crunchy oat toppings. I love the way my house smells when I have a delicious dessert in the oven, and I love the way it feels to put a warm and comforting dessert on the table on a chilly fall evening. I've always loved baking, but there was a time when it was more difficult for me to be enthusiastic about my time in the kitchen. Both of my children have food allergies and sensitivities, and we are a wheat free, dairy free, and egg free household. When I was learning to … [keep reading...]

Homemaker's Friend Review and Giveaway

A Day Planner with YOU in Mind!

With 2015 right around the corner (how in the world did 2014 fly by so quickly?!), it's time to start thinking of a fresh start. One of the things I personally am constantly working on is trying to … [keep reading...]

Autumn Tea Party - TheHumbledHomemaker.com

Hosting an Autumn Tea Party

Guest post by Patti of Blossoms and Posies What better way to celebrate autumn than to enjoy a harvest tea party on a crisp fall afternoon? My daughter Abbie and I are tea enthusiasts, so it … [keep reading...]

Homemade Apple Pie Spice - TheHumbledHomemaker.com

Homemade Apple Pie Spice

By Sarah Nichols, Contributing Writer Fall is here and with it comes all the foods of the season. Pumpkin-flavored items are showing up on the grocery-store shelves and fresh-picked apples are … [keep reading...]

Have a Stress Free Holiday (here's how!) - TheHumbledHomemaker.com

How to Have a Stress Free Holiday

Guest post by Lauren of I Am THAT Lady Christmas comes on December 25th each year, but why does it always seem to sneak up on us? The stress of shopping for four kids, thirteen nieces and nephews, … [keep reading...]