Share:

You can’t ruin a baby {grace for the mom feeling confused & overwhelmed}by  

Feeling overwhelmed and afraid? New momma, don't fear – you can't ruin a baby! Here's grace for new moms, and any other mom feeling confused and stressed! Note: This post might not be saying what you think it is. It... Read More

Oliver’s Birth Story (Baby #5!)by  

The weeks and days leading up to Oliver’s birth were a whirlwind.  We had only returned from 3 months of traveling/working/living in Europe 8 weeks before. Right on the tails of that, we were trying hard to finish up the... Read More

A Day in the Life of Stacy: Homeschool Mom Who Asked for Helpby  

By Stacy Karen, Contributing Writer Each year when I start to think about writing a Day in the Life post, I'm a little disappointed that I don't have my life more together. I keep thinking I'll be really fancy and organized... Read More

A Day in the Life of Ann: Mom of 6 {3 Boys, 3 Girls, 5 Teens}by  

By Ann Timm, Contributing Writer To prepare for this post, I read through several of the other writers' previous Day in the Life posts to get an idea of how they are formatted and written as this is my first of... Read More

Simple Pleasures: A Day in the Life of Elsie, New Momby  

By Elsie Callender, Contributing Writer I'm just entering the stage of life I always looked forward to the most: motherhood. I've dreamed about these days for a long time, and in April of this year our son was born. Life... Read More

My Top 7 Picks for Raising a Healthy, Happy Familyby  

By Ann, Contributing Writer Raising a healthy family isn't easy. It takes time, knowledge, work and a bit of patience. How much time and work you put into being healthy and taking care of your family is up to you... Read More

A Day in the Life of Hilary: A Work-At-Home Mom of 2by  

This month we're sharing our usual Day in the Life series, where each of our writers let's you have a peek into their everyday lives. I love these posts, because they help you get to know the team here at... Read More

Struggling to Get Your Kids to Eat Real Food? Here’s How Our Family Did Itby  

By Ann, Contributing Writer Believe me, I know that getting your kids to eat real food is not always easy. For my husband and I, it's been trial and error… a lot of error on my part, but through grace and patience,... Read More

A Day in the Life of a Social Media Managerby  

By Meg Bateman, KOTH Community Manager When people learn that I’m a Social Media Manager, they think it’s really awesome and I probably live some glamorous life of vacationing and doing little work beyond posting memes all day. In reality,... Read More

A Day in the Life of Andrea: My Daughter Leaves for College in One Week!by  

By Andrea Green, Contributing Writer This day in the life took place one week before I leave to take my 18-year-old to college. Of all the contributors here on Keeper of the Home, I think I have the oldest kiddos. So... Read More

Why My Kids Don’t Drink Juice Everyday {& What They Drink Instead}by  

By Leigh Ann Dutton, Contributing Writer It's everywhere. The idea that children should drink fruit juice regularly. On a hot summer day at the beach, we're surrounded by children consuming fruit juice from boxes. At a family picnic, the squirt juices... Read More

10 Ways to Include Toddlers and Preschoolers in the Gardenby  

By Leigh Ann Dutton, Contributing Writer Being in my garden is one of my favorite things to do. I love the smell of fresh dirt and feeling the mist from the water hose as I spray my vegetables on a hot... Read More

3 Simple and Healthy At-Home Date Nightsby  

By Hilary Bernstein, Contributing Writer After years of marriage, date nights have the potential to become a bit humdrum. Especially when a husband and wife are tired from the busyness of daily life – of if they're spending most at-home hours as dad... Read More

How I (Finally) Had A Natural Childbirthby  

By Jessica Smartt, Contributing Writer I just had my third baby, and I (finally) had a natural childbirth. Induced and with Pitocin, even. Virtual high-five, anyone?? This was not easy, but I had planned it for a long time. I had horrific... Read More

Healthy Ways To Handle Seasons of Stressby  

  By Jessica Smartt, Contributing Writer Are you in a busy or even difficult season of life? Are you looking for healthy ways to survive (and even thrive) during these days? Look no further for help! Maybe, in full disclosure, I should first... Read More

A Creative, Fun and Educational Gift (That Won’t Fill Your House With More Stuff Your Kids Don’t Need)by  

I'm not into giving my kids a lot of stuff. Maybe you're not either. As the holidays draw near, I tend to get a little anxious about how much new stuff will make its way into our home. Even more... Read More

10 Ideas for Celebrating Christ at Christmas with Young Childrenby  

This post was originally published in December of 2012 but we find these suggestions to be a great list to revisit each year for inspiration and ideas as to how to introduce the holiday season to your little ones! By Jessica Smartt, Contributing... Read More

A Day in the Life: Stacy {Mom of 3 Striving for Change While Living in Grace}by  

By Stacy Karen, Contributing Writer This is my third year writing a day in the life post for Keeper of the Home. And I must say, it feels strange! It's caused me to reflect over how my life has changed... Read More

A Day in the Life: Rebecca {Mom of 2 and Work-at-Home Virtual Assistant}by  

By Rebecca, Contributing Writer There really is no such thing as a "typical" day in my house. I grew up without a mom, so becoming a mother four years ago was quite challenging to me in that I didn't have an example of... Read More

A Day in the Life: Leigh Ann {A Work-at-Home Mom Relying on Grace}by  

By Leigh Ann Dutton, Contributing Writer It had been a long night. I made it 30 years without pulling an all-nighter. But we were down to the wire, and we had to get the Fruit of the Spirit Curriculum for Toddlers to... Read More

Copyright 2016 - Keeper of the Home  //  Website by App Studios

Follow Us: