"Cheeseburger" Instant Pot Pasta

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Cheeseburger Instant Pot Pasta is an easy, one pot meal is full of flavor and sure to please little ones and grow ups alike. Around my house any kind of spaghetti dish is sure to be a hit. If it involves…
bowl of loaded potato soup

Instant Pot Loaded Potato Soup

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This freezer-friendly Loaded Potato Soup is rich, delicious, and can be thrown together in your Instant Pot right before dinnertime. By Alyssa Nitz of Always Overdressed, Contributing Author Like…

Cranberry Balsamic Baked Chicken {Freezer Meal}

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This freezer-friendly Cranberry Balsamic Baked Chicken recipe is healthy and simple, with a blow-your-mind-delicious balsamic marinade. By Alyssa Nitz, Contributing Author I was first introduced to…
Healthy, freezer-friendly mini meatballs soup

Mini Meatball Soup {Freezer Meal}

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Freezer-friendly Mini Meatball Soup is the perfect for warming up your family on a cold winter night. Well, there’s no avoiding it now. Winter is on it’s way. Soon it will be time for puffy coats,…

These are the Best Days

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The following post is from a college friend of mine, Justin Ricklefs. His warm and authentic reflections on family, marriage and relationships have captured the heart and attention of many readers. Reclaiming…

When Grace is So Good That It Hurts

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The following post is written by my dear friend, Sara. Despite being 9 months pregnant with her 3rd she is still full of spunk, fun, humor and wit. When she shared this post on her blog, Moves Like Jaeger,…

Dear World: Meet Hammer & Moxie

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Hey People. Polly here to give a quick intro to this post. Yes, this is a guest post but hang with me. Don't click away. Just don't. I have personal, invested interest in you checking out these guest posters…
How to Refinish an Old Lamp

How to Refurbish an Old Lamp

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It's high time I introduce you to my dad. Although a former U.S. Marshal, I've always known him to be an artist and innovator at heart. From photographer to writer to architect/builder of our childhood…

Take Them A Meal: A Free Site to Coordinate Meals

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Guest post by Maureen Witmer from TakeThemAMeal.com There’s nothing like a hot, home-cooked meal after a long day.  And in my experience as a busy mom of two small children, it’s even more enjoyable…

An Open Letter from a Doula About Her Miscarriage

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Guest post by Holli Best Four years ago this month our family of three experienced a miscarriage. It was my second pregnancy, and we learned we were pregnant around New Years. My confidence was…

3 Family Favorite Make-Ahead Meals: A Guest Post

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Jane from Make Ahead Meals for Busy Moms is sharing some of her favorite recipes with us today. Pop on over to her blog to check out these delicious looking dinner ideas and more. I'd like to thank…

Sharing Your Imperfect Home is Caring

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I love today's syndicated post by our friend, Gloria Furman of Domestic Kingdom, because, to be honest, I struggle with this very issue. Between worries about my dinged up walls, old nasty carpet, small…

Wood Pallet Makeover

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When I saw this wood pallet makeover that my friend Jessi (and her husband) did I immediately asked her to share how she did it with us. Check it out! I asked Jessi to share how they did this transformation.…

Advice From a Realtor: Seven Steps to Take Before Selling Your Home

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We're excited to have our friend and experienced realtor, Kim Schwartz, guest posting for us today. Kim has proven to be a valuable resource to myself, Rachel, and lots of our friends in not only finding…
crock pot cran-apple sauce recipe

Crock Pot Cran-Apple Sauce Recipe {Guest Post}

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Hi everyone! I'm Sarah and I blog at The Pajama Chef. I am so excited to be guest posting today at Thriving Home. When Rachel contacted me to ask if I would share my Crock Pot Cran-Apple Sauce, I was thrilled!…

How God Refreshed My Soul in the ER {Guest Post}

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Today's guest post is written by Gloria Furman from Domestic Kingdom. “I can’t believe we’re wasting a good family hair day,” I joked as I marched my three little ducklings out the door on the…