No, we have not bought a house recently. We have been in our house for several years, but recently I helped my sister move into her nice house that she just bought. It reminded me of all the new things that we had to learn when we purchased our new home. Maintaining a house requires a great deal of time and money, but there are ways to reduce those costs. Do you know how to be a first-time homeowner living frugally?
Kids have so much energy and it can be extremely hard to keep up with them and their activities during the summer. Do you have any fun frugal ideas for this summer? How about using the time to teach them and have fun?
There are many times that I find myself preventing myself from succeeding because of doubt, fear of failure or many other and until I accepted that I was my own worst enemy it kept pulling me down.
Do you prevent yourself from succeeding?
Making jams often is thought of us as a female activity, but who’s going to teach the next generation of little girls now that home jamming, pickling, gardening and bread making have almost evaporated from daily life? Since my wife doesn’t know how to make jam and I want to teach my daughters how it is up to me. What lost life skill will you be teaching your children this year?