An Instant Library for Every Aspect of (Natural) Homemaking – for Less than $30

An Instant Library for Every Aspect of (Natural) Homemaking – for Less than $30 | Shalom Mama

For the first few years of my marriage, I was a bit clueless as a homemaker. I thought cooking from scratch meant heating up convenience foods. I piled my dirty dishes in my laundry basket to take to my mom’s because I didn’t have a dishwasher. And my budget didn’t even include food. Food. That’s […]

What’s That Smell? Using Scents for a Fun Learning Activity

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Image by Savannah Lewis Today’s post comes from friend and parenting coach, Shelly Birger Phillips, of Awake Parent. The first three years of life are all about sensory development. We are born hearing echos and with fuzzy vision, but amazingly babies are able to reliably learn their mother’s scent in just three days. The study I’m referring […]