DIY Produce and Bulk Drawstring Bags

DIY Produce and Bulk Drawstring Bags-- Use what you have = leftover fabric scraps! | graceandthane.com

I have a confession to make…… I’m procrastinating right now!! Now as in for a couple of days that is. I should be studying for my phone interview with the “subject matter specialist” of my school to determine my readiness for the certification exam. I hate verbal tests. Maybe it’s the introvert in me, but … [Read more…]

Ways I’ve Already Gone Zero Waste And Didn’t Even Know It!

I came across the idea of living a zero waste lifestyle awhile back while scrolling through Buzzfeed. There was a video of one of the writers trying to live zero waste for an entire week. I was very interested, so I decided to watch it. Intrigued as I was, I didn’t think it was a … [Read more…]

Ways I Try To Live Earth Consciously

Ways I Try To Live Earth Consciously-- Simple but effective ways to live with the earths health in mind | graceandthane.com

This post contains affiliate links. Happy Earth day everyone! It’s raining here in the north country today, and I can’t help but realize how appropriate it is. Excuse me for being a bit melodramatic, but it’s as if the earth is crying. We as humans have not been very kind to our mother earth. Before … [Read more…]

What I’ve Learned From Counting Calories

What I've Learned From Counting Calories-- What I've done wrong and what I've done right

Well I don’t know about you fellow army spouses, but I’ve had quite the experience with the army scheduling moves at the most absolute inconvenient times. This time around, it was shortly after I started counting calories as a way to shed the pounds I’d gained when my soldier came home from his deployment. Right … [Read more…]

8 Easy DIY St. Patrick’s Day Decor Idea’s

8 Easy DIY St. Patrick's Day Decor Idea's-- Bring that shamrock cheer into your house with these easy DIY's! | graceandthane.com

This post contains affiliate links. It’s a beautiful and chilly Sunday morning here in the north country, and I’m a day late on putting this our for y’all! Life’s been very hectic this week, and I just simply lost track of time. I like to think it happens to the best of us. St. Patrick’s … [Read more…]

3 Easy Ways I Stay Within Our Grocery Budget

3 Easy Ways I Stay Within Our Grocery Budget-- They're so simple that even I couldn't believe it took me so long to figure it out. | graceandthane.com

This post contains affiliate links. Happy Saturday everyone! It’s almost that time of the week again to re-up on our grocery supplies! Recently, I’ve changed tactics on how I approach this never-ending task. Some of this you might know about or do these already, but just in case you don’t, I’m going to share the three … [Read more…]

The Key To A Successful Marriage

This post contains affiliate links. As it stands, about half of all marriages end in divorce. The military lifestyle can wreak havoc on a marriage if a good foundation is not set first. Being married to a soldier, and having this be my second marriage, I want this one to be my last. So I’ve gotten … [Read more…]

Why I Hate The Label Stay At Home Mom

Why I Hate The Label Stay At Home Mom- Why this phrase makes me cringe | graceandthane.com

The label “stay at home mom” is one that I do not consider accurately represents us women who are with our kids all day. I absolutely cringe every single time I hear it. Now I’m going to tell you why. I’m a mom of two, and I consider myself incredibly blessed to have the opportunity … [Read more…]

7 DIY Valentine’s Day Decor Idea’s

7 DIY Valentine's Day Decor Idea's-- I turned items I already had on hand into a way to add some valentines love to our house | graceandthane.com

This post contains affiliate links.     I love to celebrate holiday’s, of all kinds! I start the decorating about a month out, and I really like to make as much of our decor as I can. Valentine’s Day is fast approaching, so today I’m going to share a few of those DIY’s with all … [Read more…]

5 Military Care Package Ideas

5 Military Care Package Idea's-- Dress up those boring box flaps into something a little more festive! Includes links to recipes and printables | GraceandThane.com

This post may contain affiliate links, for more information, visit our disclosure policy. My marriage has had a turbulent start to say the least. Six days after our wedding, my husband had to report to Fort Hood while I stayed behind for a month for the packers and movers. After a blissful 4-5 months together, … [Read more…]