Category Archives: Hearth & Home

Hearth & Home For Moms

Family time with Kids

Spending time together as a family is very important. Being a single mom you are very busy a lot of the time. You have to be the man of the house and manage all the bills, and needs of your children. In the whole process of getting things done it is hard to make time […]

Saving Energy – And Money – Around the House

Going green is the new latest trend. It can save you money and it will also be good for the environment. There are many things that single mothers can do as well when it comes to going green and conserving energy around the house and the community. There are simple day to day changes that […]

Helpful Training Tips For Family Pets

The kids have been clamoring for a pet and the single mom finally gives in, knowing that it will be a lot of extra work for her. While proper pet training of the new pet is an obvious requirement of the new responsible pet owners, some ‘training’ has to be directed toward the human member […]

A Fresh Bathroom Takes only a Few Minutes a Day

  Kids are not the tidiest of people and the single mom knows that they are not always that they are not always dependable in cleaning up the messes that they make. This is most apparent in the bathroom. The tiny room can be left is disarray after every visit. You can keep your bathroom […]

Tips and Tricks For Gardening With Kids

As a single mom, you want many of your home activities to be revolved around your kids. After all, you are away from them for eight or more hours a day, so why not make the most of your time together? Gardening with kids is a great way to build your bond while also accomplishing […]

Plants That Will Grow Anywhere

As a single mom, you can teach your kids a lot about life, the earth, and science by gardening with them, but let’s face it. You simply do not have time to invest hours into your garden. These plants that will grow anywhere can be a great solution. As long as you do not forget […]

How Healthy is Your Pudgy Puppy?

With all of the attention the single mom gives to a nutritious diet for the family, we don’t always realize that the family pet needs the same consideration. It takes more effort to raise a healthy pet than making sure he has fresh water and gets fed every day. Just as health problems arise when […]

Indoor Air Quality – What You Can Do to Improve It

One of the best home improvement tasks you can undertake to promote the health of your family is taking steps to improve indoor air quality. While some products designed for this purpose may be out of the single mom budget, you can make some small changes to make big improvements on your family’s health. The […]

Decorating Walls Can Make Them Look Like New With a Little Creativity

Major decorating changes can be achieved simply by changing the colors of the walls, and paint is usually the least expensive decorating tool in the single moms plan. The only problem is that not all landlords are willing to let the tenant paint a room, not even a single wall. This is often included in […]

How To Deal with Garden Pests Organically

If you are going through the trouble of planting and tending a vegetable garden, why not go the extra mile and make yours an organic one? You will improve the health in your home while carefully tending and growing your won home. One problem you might face, however, is dealing with garden pests organically. Here […]

Cleaning Tips for Kids’ Bedrooms

Whether you are the kind of mom who leaves the door shut and lets them fend for themselves or who keeps a tight reign over how tidy the kids must keep their rooms, the kids’ bedroom in your home is a job you will have to eventually tackle. There are certain messes and problems that […]