Author Archives: Trel Welker

4th of July Craft and Treat

The 4th of July is, literally, right around the corner! I wanted to have some fun with my younger girls with what we had at home. So this morning I looked at all of our craft supplies and came up with a simple yet creative activity for them to do. My only guideline was that…

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Get to moving!

I’ve lived in Texas since 2011 & I don’t ever remember spring lasting this long. I know that summer weather is just around the corner (I see 100s already this week), which leaves most of us indoors. I want to encourage you to get outside and move your body. It doesn’t have to be big…

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Dollar Tree Organization Hacks

I love organizing by nature, it’s my happy place! You wouldn’t know it looking at my house but I do live with 8 other people 😋 I don’t know about you but I have tried to figure out different ways to organize around my house & the ideas ended up not flowing well and\or just…

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Let’s FaceTime!

Nope! I am not talking about using your phone either. I am talking about looking at the people you live with and talking to them! Believe me, I know that it seems much easier to allow them extra screen time but make time for face to face conversation and playtime. I know there have been several…

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Shaving Cream Art

I first wrote this on my personal blog, MommieVentures, on 04/15/20. This was such a fun and cheap craft to do with your kiddos! Messy, yes, but totally worth it! All you need is a foil pan, a canvas of any size, a plastic knife, shaving cream, and food coloring. All these supplies were purchased…

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Dear Public School Mom

Most of you reading this are new to homeschooling and have been thrown into faster than you can catch your breath & I don’t blame you for feeling overwhelmed, unqualified, and unprepared. I felt that way when I heard God call me to homeschool my kiddos & I had the time to sit down and…

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Have you ever been to a show in your area? If not, I would encourage you to find one and then attend! Or if you own a business that has to do with homes and/or gardens, become a vendor! It’s a great way to get your name and/product out to your local public. As far…

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We have all been there with the class parties, tons of candy, and lots of Valentine’s cards. It can feel like an overwhelming holiday! I am here to tell you that it doesn’t have to be. It can be simple and easy plus you can incorporate giving back to your community at the same time.…

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Planning is a tool to help you keep appointments, events, and so much more organized and all in one space. It is also, so much more than that! Planning can open up doors and friendships that may not have been there otherwise. My friends and I have planner parties once a month & these get-togethers…

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Planner, Step 4: Making it FUN!

Now that we have all the details and formalities figured out, let’s move on to the FUN stuff! (Please note that these extra items are not needed and not everyone likes to use them. Remember, make your planner work for you!) I wanted to briefly touch on pre-planning. Once I know that an event or…

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