the domestic tales of four sisters

the domestic tales of four sisters


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DIY Bug Collecting Kit

DIY Bug Collecting Kit

*This post contains affiliate links.  Should you follow one and make a purchase we will receive a small commission at no cost to you. It’s bug week here at our house and the kids are having a great time learning all about insects and other […]

Our Summer (mostly) Unplugged

Our Summer (mostly) Unplugged

Today was the last day of school for my kids and I couldn’t be more thrilled! No more waking them early, lunches to pack, homework or crazy schedules; just tons of R&R and family time ahead! One thing our summer won’t include is a ton […]

Seasonal Cake: Autumn

Seasonal Cake: Autumn

  Alright. Let me get this spiel over with so that I don’t catch MAJOR flack for what’s about to happen … This recipe uses a cake mix. I know. Shun me all of you scratch bakers. Shun me! This recipe contains pumpkin. Please don’t […]

Operation Disney Fund: Update #3

Operation Disney Fund: Update #3

Hello there, friends! I hope your summer is going well, we head to our second week of vacation tomorrow evening and I can’t wait for a week relaxing with family! Today I’m going to give a quick update on our Disney Fund. As I mentioned […]

Dining Room Reno is Complete & A Summer Recipe Worth Melting Over

Dining Room Reno is Complete & A Summer Recipe Worth Melting Over

Well, the Dining Room reno is complete! ….For the most part…. I still would love to change out our chairs and my corner hutch could still use a few more pieces, but those will have to wait.  For now, I am going to call it done. […]

The Hard Days

I’m hard on myself these days. Especially hard. I eat a brownie, I feel guilt I eat a carrot, I remind myself that one carrot doesn’t equal ten pounds of weight loss. I get grumpy with my husband, I feel ashamed. I get impatient with […]

Kraft House Summer Reno: Table

Kraft House Summer Reno: Table

First, please forgive me.  I was to share this yesterday.  The plan was to type this on the way down to North Carolina, however i95 was not favorable and my duty as co-pilot was to make sure the two tots were well during our hour […]

Quick Guide to Menu Planning

Happy Thursday, readers! If you go and get onto Pinterest you will find ample tips and tricks for menu planning. Menu planning for the Whole30 family, menu planning for the gluten-free family, menu planning for the vegetarians, vegans, Baptists who love casseroles, crockpots, etc. We […]

We’re heading back to Myrtle Beach!

We’re heading back to Myrtle Beach!

Hello friends! I hope your summer is shaping up nicely! I’m a mere three work days from my first of two vacations…I know, I’m spoiled. My family and I are thrilled to be heading back to Myrtle Beach for a week of rest, relaxation, and […]

A Rainbow After the Storm

A Rainbow After the Storm

Many of you probably have read about my dear friend Laurel and her amazing generosity in one of the darkest seasons she and her family will probably have to walk through on this side of Glory.  If you have not read that story, you can […]