Category: ’Homey Goodness’

Tips for Parenting When the Stomach Flu Hits

December 8th, 2010 by Dionna - 4 Comments

When your little one is suffering from a stomach bug, you’ll need patience, compassion, a strong gag reflex, and a lot of spare towels. Here are a few tips (both my own and from more seasoned mamas) to help you weather the stomach flu storm, and my best wishes that…

Homemade Gingerbread Man Ornaments

December 6th, 2010 by Dionna - 5 Comments

We had so much fun making Christmas ornaments last year that we signed up for our local parenting group’s annual swap again. This year we made some fun gingerbread men; I got the pattern from elsie marley. Theses ornaments were not quick to make, but they were relatively easy. My…

Make Your Own Gifts for Toddlers and Preschoolers – Tutorial Round-up

October 6th, 2010 by Dionna - 9 Comments

I love giving homemade gifts for birthdays and Christmas presents. Our tradition since Kieran was born is to limit the number of gifts we give on special occasions, and the gifts we do give are handmade/meaningful. I wish I was creative enough to do everything on this list, but here…

6 Ideas for Eating Wholesome Foods Without Breaking the Bank

May 26th, 2010 by Dionna - 10 Comments

Today I would like to welcome Megan, who has written a guest post on how to eat healthy foods on a budget. Megan is a Christian AP momma, living her dream of being a domestic goddess to a wonderful husband and four beautiful kids. She loves to share her knowledge…

Five Ways to Get Kids to Love Gardening

April 23rd, 2010 by Dionna - 4 Comments

Today I am happy to welcome Tara, who has written a guest post on five ways to get your kids to love gardening. Tara publishes GoGreenStreet.com, a light green living blog dedicated to offering tips on eco-conscious living. Mother of five beautiful kidlets, ages 3 months to 12 years, Tara…


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