These 10 ways to build your marriage can help renew your relationship at any stage. Whether you’ve been feeling like your marriage is faltering or you just want to add a little spark to your marriage, try these tips to build connection with your spouse and rekindle your marriage.
Date night doesn’t have to be expensive. If you’re stressing about the high costs of traditional dates, like dinner and a movie, don't panic! When my husband and I were first married, we were so bogged down with paying off student loans, two car payments, saving to...
Minimalism seems to be the new black. People are selling everything, moving into tiny (sometimes portable, according to the new HGTV shows) homes, and living a bare-bones lifestyle. Meanwhile, I feel like I belong on an episode of Hoarders. I decided to read The...
Have you ever lost your temper only to see your child watching you? If you need to apologize to your child, here are some great tips to make it effective.
If you’re struggling to find or use a planner or digital calendar, use these tips to find and stick to something that works for you.read more
Easy-to-make bug spray. This natural bug repellent only uses 4 ingredients. It’s also kid-friendly!read more
Good moms have these 10 characteristics, but they’re not as hard as you’d think to learn.read more
Getting the kids out the door can be a challenge, but these 11 tips to simplify your morning routine make it so much easier.read more
Making and keeping friends as a busy mom can be a challenge, but these tips will strengthen and help you build the friendships you crave.read more
Welcome to Tickling the Wheat
Have you ever stopped to smell the roses? In my family, we spend time “tickling the wheat.”
Hi! I’m Alison. On Tickling the Wheat, I share strategies to relax and simplify home, family, and life. Join in and let’s pursue the simple life together!