Category: Homemaking

Fall Cleaning Checklist – 43 Things That Should Be Done

With fall fast approaching, what are some of the things you like to get done every year before the cold weather hits? My biggest thing is a big fall deep clean of our house. Fall cleaning checklist & 43 things that should be done. Do you do a serious overhaul of your house when fall comes around? Some would go as far as to say that fall cleaning is the new spring cleaning. What do you think? Once fall hits it seems like one thing after the next with Halloween, Thanksgiving, and Christmas not far behind. Having a house...

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25 Things to Get Rid of Today That You Won’t Miss

If you’re working your way to a decluttered and organized life, getting rid of certain things should be a no-brainer. But, it’s not always that easy. Here are 25 things to get rid of today that you won’t even miss.  Over time, it seems that the random objects we collect or get given start to hold some kind of important meaning to us. Some things more than others. Have you ever tried to purge your house and realized that you can’t dare give up your precious items? Maybe you decided to start with your old, falling apart clothes and realized...

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5 Ways How to Meal Prep For a Week

How often do you find yourself reaching into the freezer for a microwave or oven ready meal? Chances are those meals aren’t very good for your health or your budget. Here’s how to meal prep for a week and substantially eliminate food waste. So, why do we default to choosing those pre-made meals so much when some people can so naturally always seem to have healthy, homemade meals ready to go?  The difference is meal prep. If you don’t take time out of your day to prep meals, as soon as those busy days roll into evenings when you just...

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How to Eat Healthy All Summer Without Busting Your Budget

This is a guest post from Dylan of When it’s sweltering outside, the last thing you want to do is spend an hour over a hot stove. But subsist on snacks all summer long and you’ll be kicking yourself when winter comes and you already have a head start on holiday weight gain. Thankfully, you don’t have to be a slave to the kitchen to keep your family eating healthy over the hot summer months. Read on for ways to keep your family’s meals healthy, hydrating and simple this summer season. How to eat healthy all summer without...

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7 Ways to Make Produce Last Longer

Do you find a lot of your fruits and vegetables spoiling just a few days after you have bought them? Are you looking for ways to make your produce last longer? Here are 7 ways to make produce last longer so you can finally stop wasting so much money on it. Have you ever noticed a certain trend with produce? Either you stock up on all the produce that you need during your regular shopping trip, then a couple days later half of it has already gone bad, OR you make several trips to the grocery store in a...

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Welcome to Deliberately Here!
I’m Amy, a stay at home wife who is letting go of perfection and learning to live deliberately.
Here you will learn everything from frugal lifestyle habits and how to thrive on a budget to the best tips for decluttering and creating an organized home you love.