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Homemaking is the art of making your house a home
Creating a place where people feel loved, appreciated and safe. You will do some of your most important work within the four walls of your home. And homemaking hacks can make your job that much easier.
This past year I moved from being a work outside the home Mom to a work at home, homeschooling, brand new Mom and homemaker. I took on a lot of new hats in a short period of time but it has been one of the most rewarding years I’ve had.
Being able to be home for my children, cook fresh from scratch meals, bake bread, teach school and so much more. I am able to work from home and create an income for my family and I am loving it. It’s true homemaking is the most rewarding job you will do.
Creating a home on a single income
Keeping a home requires time, energy and creativity. It also calls for skill and frugality. Learning how to live well on one income without sacrificing is important.
Living frugally will help you provide more for your family. These easy homemaking tips will help you save money so you can spend time doing what you love.
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Learn to live well on less
Striving to live well on less will help you provide successfully for your family. We live in a time where bigger is better. More rooms in a home is good, extra stuff is great and keeping up is normal. But is it really?
Learn to be happy with what you have. Living with in your means. Not going into debt to impress others is essentially what’s important.
Learn how to budget and make your money work for you. If you are looking to learn more about money, budgeting and paying down debt take a look at this book. It made a world of difference when we started our debt reduction journey.
Managing your grocery budget and learning how to make more out of less is a necessary homemaking skill. Learn some great money saving hacks with The Grocery Budget Workshop.
Like how to cut your grocery budget in half and still eat well. Sign up for their free workshop and start saving money right away.
Do what you can to save money
Decreasing your expenses and saving money will help you do more, save more and afford more. Learn how to save money with these 75 super frugal money saving tips.
Another great way to save money and live more frugally is to look at where you are spending your money. As a homemaker you want to be able to provide for your family in the best way possible.
This means reducing things you don’t need, decreasing a few of the expensive things so you can afford more and cutting out the excess. Learn the 21 things we stopped buying to save over $1000 a month.
Living on one income can be hard. Learn how to stop struggling and save money. It’s about making simple easy changes to your everyday to maximize your income and support what you have. Invest in your home and your kitchen. Learn the secret must haves of a frugal home.
Do it yourself homemaking hacks
Homemade and handmade is always better than store bought. Are you tired of paying crazy amounts of money for store bought cleaners?
Learn how to make 21 different homemade cleaners to help you save money and clean your home.
Homemaking is about making your house a home. You don’t need to break the budget to make your home look inviting and beautiful. Discover some of the best dollar store DIY projects to help you create the home you want.
Are you looking for a new crafting project, or source of side income or maybe some gift ideas? Discover 21 amazing crochet patterns for beginners.
One of the best money saving do it yourself homemaking hacks you can learn is how to use hand tools and do minor repairs. Repairs to anything can be costly and time consuming, save yourself the hassle by learning to do some repairs yourself.
Use what is available to you
Frugality is about starting with what you have. Learning to make do and creating greatness from nothing. Homemaking is the same. Homemakers have this amazing skill of being able to create great meals out of an empty fridge. Or sewing, knitting or crocheting just the right gift item.
Use what is available to you. Harness your skills and creativity. Create a warm and loving home for your family. Remember your home doesn’t need to be Pinterest perfect to be successful.
“Start where you are. Use what you have. Do what you can.” – Arthur Ashe
Updated February 24, 2020