A Clean House Is Only 20 Minutes Away

The Summer Challenge: Day 11 I am often asked how I “do it all” because between working, Shawn, Michael, the house, and all the fun stuff we do, it seems as though I have an extra 10 hours a day. This is obviously not the case and nor do I own a time machine. 😉 I […] [read more]

Posted by: Jules under Everyday Life,Home & Garden,The Summer Challenge
The Weekend Housewife - How to Keep Your Home Clean in 20 Minutes a Day

10 on Tuesday: Around Here

The Summer Challenge: Day 10 1. We are trying to embrace the summer months, even though we have fall and spring-like days more often than not. While I am not complaining because summer and I do not get along, I would like to get outside and play more. 2. My garden beds are in serious need [… [read more]

Posted by: Jules under Everyday Life,Home & Garden,Photography,The Summer Challenge
The Weekend Housewife - Flower Photography

How to Make Candy Apples

The Summer Challenge: Day 3 Candy apples are one of my most favorite fair/carnival treat and I remember as a kid asking my parents to buy me one before we left. Ahhh…. childhood memories! 🙂 Over the years, I have thought about making them myself but never got around to it but with the carni [read more]

Posted by: Jules under Home & Garden,Recipes,The Summer Challenge,Weekend Cooking
The Weekend Housewife - Carnival Themed Children's Party

Christmas Baking: Hot Cocoa Cookies

Day 21 of 25 Days of Christmas Ingredients: 1/2 cup (1 stick) unsalted butter 12 oz. semi-sweet chocolate 1 1/2 cup flour 1/4 cup unsweetened cocoa powder 1 1/2 t baking powder 1/4 t salt 1 1/4 cup brown sugar 3 eggs 1 1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract 25 large marshmallows Icing Ingredients: 2 cups [read more]

Posted by: Jules under 25 Days of Christmas,Christmas,Christmas Baking,Holidays,Recipes
The Weekend Housewife - Countdown to Christmas - Christmas Cookie Exchange Party
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Hiya! I’m Jules and I am the Weekend Housewife… I am a graphic designer during the hours of 9-5 during the week and the rest of my time is spent being a mommy, a wife, a cook and baker, a memory keeper and photographer and a crafter.

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