Celebrating Six years of Blogging {Giveaway!}

Six years! To the Moon and Back has been a part of the big blogosphere for six years! It’s hard to believe that much time has passed, but I’m so happy that I’ve been able to spend it sharing with all of you! My beginnings were very humble.  I wouldn’t recommend scouring way back in […]

The Ultimate Homemaking Bundle Sale is BACK! Don’t Miss It!

By popular demand, 100+ homemaking bloggers are bringing back The Ultimate Homemaking Bundle, and it’s better than ever! The Ultimate Homemaking Bundle is a complete library of great eBooks on homemaking—a truly valuable knowledge base you’ll use for many years to come. Unlike a library, though, you don’t have to spend years building it up. […]

Toxic Free Products for Home and Family {A Mommy’s Club Review}

Ever since I read a book about reducing your child’s chemical exposure in your home several years ago, I’ve been very conscientious about the cleaning and personal care products that we use.  I am far from perfect, but I do try to keep toxic ingredients down to a minimum. Recently, one of my readers approached […]

FREE Printable Kitchen Conversion Charts

If you are anything like me, you will often find yourself scratching your head and running to the computer to search for information on just how many teaspoons make a larger measurement for a recipe.  For someone who bakes as much as I do, this can often become frustrating and make my baking or cooking […]

How to Get Your House Clean When You Are Overwhelmed {A Motivated Moms Review}

I confess. I really, really, really stink at maintaining a house cleaning schedule. I have good intentions and even some promising beginnings, but I always crash and burn in a heap of overwhelming anxiety and frustration over my house still lacking order. Not anymore. I’ve tried so many systems, plans, tips, and schedules over the […]

The Benefits of Family Meals {and a Giveaway!}

Derivative of “Day 17|Saying Grace” by Mayr, used by CCBY Today’s society is all about being as busy as humanly possible.  There are activities, events, games, fundraisers, parties, playdates, and more.  The list grows more than unreasonably long and families end up rushing around from one thing to the next, barely seeing each other, never […]

How to Make and Store Pumpkin Puree

I adore pumpkin.  It’s one of my most favorite things about fall.  Pumpkin pie, pumpkin bread, pumpkin cookies, pumpkin frappuccinos—mmm, mmm, mmm.  I even have a Pinterest board dedicated to this wonderful food. To make all of those yummy treats you need one common ingredient: pumpkin puree.  While I do utilize the canned variety available […]

Making Maple Candy {Guest Post}

I have a fond childhood memory of going to the health food store with my mom and buying a little package of maple sugar leaves. They were so sweet and creamy, drug just a little nibble at a time satisfied. I decided to look up a recipe to use with my own kids and was […]

Homeschooling and Housekeeping {Guest Post}

Just recently I wrote a post on my blog about homekeeping and homeschooling. You know, how do we fit it all together? Nicely? I linked to some great posts by other homeschooling moms who shared their secrets for keeping up a nice balance between focusing on homeschooling and keeping the home together but I forgot […]

DIY Ideas for the Average Mom {Guest Post}

I love DIY (Do-It-Yourself). I’ll look for a way to do something myself first every time if possible. There is something very satisfying about completing a project or making a recipe most people buy on their own. Sometimes it backfires. Sometimes it ends up costing me more than it would have to buy in the […]