Category HOME ECONOMICS

Balancing Work, School, Friends, Motherhood, and Marriage

  Work life balance is very difficult. This is especially true for new mothers. The days seem to bleed into each other. The nights are never long enough and you are always exhausted! Before you know it the baby needs a diaper change, your assignment is late, and there is no food in the house! […]

Stop Splitting Bills 50/50 in Relationships

If I’m blessed with daughters I’m REALLY confused about how I will teach them to deal with men. Things have changed so much from when I was dating. When I was dating it was understood that if a guy offers to take you out he is paying. Period end of of discussion no stories.When the […]

The Pressure to have a lavish wedding

With wedding blogs such as Bella Naija, Nigerian Wedding, and Wedding Digest Naija the pressure to have a huge lavish wedding is increasing by the day. If you can afford a lavish wedding please by all means enjoy yourself. But if you know you don’t have the money do what you can afford! Nobody will look down on you!!!!! […]

CAN OF TOMATOES FROM ALDI EXPLODES

When shopping for canned tomatoes,  try to avoid the ones that look so full like they’ll pop at any moment. We ran across this story at Wives Town Hall Connection  and wanted to share. Unfortunately, a mom was cooking for her husband and 3 sons when the can exploded. Aldi have have apologised to Natalie and will investigate if […]

1 WEEK DETOX CHALLENGE

Trying to lose weight, getter smother looking skin, or just feel better overall? Why not try a detox? This week try avoiding: Alcohol Cigarettes Milk products (except ½ cup unsweetened yoghurt with acidophilus each day) Sugar, honey, maple syrup, artificial sweeteners Coffee Grains: wheat (bread, biscuits, cakes, pasta), rye, barley, oats, spelt and rice Dried fruit […]

8 WAYS TO CLEAN WITH BAKING SODA

Looking for a way to clean the kitchen or keep your home smelling fresh ? Try using baking soda!  The new homemaker has some great tips on using baking soda to clean and  keep the home tidy. Here are 8 ways to clean up using baking soda: 1. A box or small bowl of baking soda […]

WE NEED FRESH AIR!

Hello Ladies! Today I would like to review the Crane Drop Ultrasonic Cool Mist Humidifier. Mine was gifted to me from off of my registry. However, they normally retail for $49.99 plus tax. The Crane humidifiers will deliver cool moisture for improving health and overall home environment. It keeps the air cool and fresh so you and […]

DIY DRAIN CLEANER

Hey Ladies! Today I would like to share with you a quick DIY drain cleaner. I do this in my home at least once a month to keep all my drains fresh from odors and build up. However, it’s best to try and do this once every two weeks. You only need three simple items […]

HOW TO CLEAN A MICROWAVE WITH A LEMON

Hi Angels, Today I’d like to share with you a quick way to clean your microwave with no chemicals! I do this in my home so i thought to share. You only need five items that you probably already have laying around the house. You will need a lemon, knife, bowl, paper towl and water. Simply […]

GETTING RID OF WEDDING RING RASH

Hey Friends, One of the most pesky things that can happen is wedding ring rash. I was enjoying my ring for little over a year when suddenly it starting irritating my finger. After searching the net I found a quick solution. The first step to resolving the rash is taking off your ring! Remove your […]