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Spiritual Preparedness

This isn't a post on preparing spiritually on getting to heaven. This is a post about being ready, spiritually, if the you have an emergency. My emergency may not be the same as yours. It could be a job loss or car accident. It could be a natural disaster or economic collapse, too. Regardless of the emergency will you be ready, spiritually? Will you be able to handle the stress of life changing event. A…
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4 Simple Steps to Stress-Free Homemaking

Are you a stressed-out homemaker? Don’t stay overwhelmed! Check out this free eCourse: 4 Simple Steps to Stress-Free Homemaking! Are you tired of getting behind on laundry? Do you struggle to keep your kitchen clean? Does the dinner hour have you harried? If so, you cannot miss a FREE 4-part mini eCourse that is available for a limited time: 4 Simple Steps to Stress-Free Homemaking! In this eCourse, you will learn: how to never get…
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Busy Mom

There aren’t enough hours in the day, right? With work, helping the kids with their homework, preparing meals, cleaning up after everyone and putting yet another load of laundry on, there’s very little time for sleep – let alone DIY and crafting! 
 But do you look at that bare wall in the den and that tatty tablecloth on the kitchen table, and just wish you had a few hours to do something about them?…
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I Was Part of the 47%

This is the post where I talk about being reformed Liberal. There was a time in my life where I needed help from the government. I ended up living at home with my two small boys. Then living in a long-term shelter or what would be known as a transitional housing. I had a one-year-old and a 2 1/2 year old boys. I received AFDC from the $546 a month. I also received Food-stamps, childcare,…
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The Tuttle Twins - a child's foundation of freedom

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The Sexting Generation

Before I begin, this is NOT currently a problem in our home, but it is a problem in their generation. We are on our second round of teenagers. I am finding this second round a bit more daunting than the first. Let me tell you why. Cell phones! Our older two had them. Old flip style phones with texting. I don't think their first phones even had cameras. To get cell service at home you…
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I am the Mom of an Ironman

I am going to try to put into words what Ironman 2014 was, from a mama perspective. If you follow me on Twitter probably saw my tweets about Ironman in Coeur d Alene. There he goes! #teamyager (on the left) ; Katey (@MamaKautz) June 29, 2014 Brothers waiting #teamyager #imcda ; Katey (@MamaKautz) June 30, 2014 His dad's helping him out of the chair after completing Ironman Coeur d Alene. #soproud #imcda… ; Katey (@MamaKautz)…
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Mother Daughter Summer Bucket List

It dawned on me recently that this is the last summer with my daughter before she turns 18. 18 PEOPLE! How did this happen? Seems like just yesterday she was 14 I have made a Bucket List, that I am sharing with the world, to hold me accountable. Please check back in September to make sure we have done everything on this list.
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Front Porch Friday Blog Hop #3

This weeks featured post is: The Little Things and their sweet Clara Honorable mention for her support: Preparedness Mama and testing PH in your soil without a kit. Please share your posts that are homesteading, prepping, homemaking, or frugal living  in nature. Please be family friendly, although Zombies are ok. Please visit the blog that linked before you. Share the love. Older posts are okay, but please only share on the Hop once. If you…
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Front Porch Friday Blog Hop #2

Welcome to the 2nd Front Porch Friday Blog Hop! This weeks featured post is: Preparedness Mama's post on 10 Lightening Safety Facts Mom Probably Told You Please share your posts that are homesteading, prepping, homemaking, or frugal living  in nature. Please be family friendly, although Zombies are ok. Please visit the blog that linked before you. Share the love. Older posts are okay, but please only share on the Hop once. If you would like…
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Front Porch Friday Blog Hop #1

Welcome to the very first Front Porch Friday Blog Hop! I am excited to start a new blog hop. I always wanted a front porch with rocking chairs for all. To sit with our sweet tea and knit or crochet while the kids play out front. We would chat about homemaking or farm critters. I would add in canning or dehydrating. I want this to be that place. Where we virtually share our knowledge while…
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