FREE 2015 Life & Home Management Planner Calendar

2015 free planner

This is a nice freebie!  Over on The Confident Mom, you can find a printable 2015 weekly life and home management calendar with chore planner and room for menu-planning.  If you are starting your planning for the new year…this is a cute FREE 2015 chore and calendar planner to use!  I used it last year to keep up with chores around the house, and it was definitely a helpful guide!

If you want to build a complete home management notebook, you can also purchase a special supplement pack for just $7.

The Weekly Household Planner Supplement includes the following digital fill-in forms:SUPPLEMENT-GRAPHIC-2015

  • Master Family Planner.   Keep track of the entire family’s activities on a daily/weekly basis all in one convenient place.
  • Special Occasion Calendar/Gift Planner.  You’ll always be prepared for the next birthday or special occasion.
  • Holiday Gift Planner Worksheet.  Keep track of your holiday shopping list and purchases and what still needs wrapped or delivered. Never forget that well-hidden gift again!
  • Babysitter Information Form.  This form makes it easy to provide your sitter with all the information he or she needs so you can relax and enjoy your time away.
  • Quick Contacts.  Helps you keep important emergency contacts available for easy reference when you need them in a hurry as well as frequently used numbers.
  • Family Emergency/Medical Information Form.  Record your family’s medical and insurance information on this form—it will be easy to find and share with those that need it.
  • Website/App List for Kids.  An easy way your kids can list the websites they want to visit, or apps or songs they want to buy. This gives you a chance to review first and make sure the content is age appropriate!
  • Website/App List for Me.  A place to record websites you want to visit or apps you want to buy during your downtime.
  • Account Keeper Sheet. Keep track of online accounts, including usernames and passwords. Never get locked out of your account again!
  • NEW—Household Maintenance Log to record when you did routine maintenance items, such as changing your furnace filter.
  • NEW—Special Occasion Reminder Chart to help you plan card gifting for birthdays, anniversaries, and other special occasions.
  • NEW—Gifts Received List for recording gifts received which also creates a log for thank-you cards you need to send.
  • UPDATED—Let’s Plan a Party Form helps you keep track of party planning details such as guest list, menu, party favors, and activities.
  • NEW—Blessings For Your Home because everyone needs some daily inspiration.
  • UPDATED—Weekly Menu Planner/Shopping List so you arrive at the store prepared and don’t over-purchase.
  • Bible Bookmarks.  Use these monthly reading bookmarks with suggested reading each day of the month, enabling you to read the entire bible in a year.

Stocking Stuffers for Under $3


Cheap Stocking Stuffers

Here are a few stocking stuffer ideas for around $1 – $2. Most include free shipping, but please remember that prices may change.   I hope to continue updating the list through November and December, so feel free to share any stocking stuffer ideas you have, too!

Dover Mini Sticker Books – $1.35 – $1.79 with free Super Saver shipping

Solar-Powered LED Flashlight w/ Keychain – $2.16 shipped

Silver Crystal Stud Earrings - $1.59 shipped

Retro Classic Bronze Butterfly Pendant Necklace – $1.54 shipped

Fashion 2 1/5″ Silver Plated Women’s Hoop Earrings – $2.94 shipped

600 Glow in the Dark LOOM Rubber Bands – $2.59 shipped

3 Colorful Magic Flexible Bendy Soft Pencil for Kids – $1.85 shipped

Dover Little Coloring Books – $1.35 with free Super Saver shipping

Silver Infinity Anchor Love Charms Leather Rope Knit Wrap Bracelet White Black – $1.87 shipped

Egg White Separator – $1.89 shipped

USB2.0 Memory Card Reader Writer for MicroSD Card – $1.50 shipped

kilofly Purse Insert Organizer, Expandable, Grey, with Handles – $3.63 shipped (Oops! A little more than $3!)

101 Inexpensive Christmas Gifts Under $20

Don’t forget to check out my huge list of 101 inexpensive gift ideas for under $20!

Huge Giveaway! Le Creuset Enameled Cast Iron French Oven + $100 Walmart Gift Card (Over $500 Value)

I’m excited to share this fun giveaway with you!  I’ve teamed up with some other members of the Inspired Blog Network to give away a Le Creuset Signature Enameled Cast-Iron 5-1/2-Quart Round French (Dutch) Oven, Cherry and a $100 Walmart Gift Card.  Read on to find out how to enter…

Le Creuset Giveaway

During this season of Thanksgiving, the Inspired Bloggers Network is full of gratitude for our readers. Without the faithful support of those who follow us on our blogs and social media, we would be unable to do what we love. So, thank you!

Inspired Thanksgiving Giveaway Bundle #1

1 – Le Creuset Signature Enameled Cast-Iron 5-1/2-Quart Round French (Dutch) Oven, Cherry

1 – $100 Walmart Gift Card

To enter both giveaways, please complete the Rafflecopter information below and then click on over to enter for a chance to win Bundle #2: KitchenAid Stand Mixer and $100 Walmart Gift Card.

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Disclosure: No purchase necessary. Void where prohibited. Must be 18 or older to enter. US only. Giveaway is open from October 19, 2014 through November 2, 2014 11:59 PM PST. Winner will be notified by email and have 48 hours to respond or forfeit the prize to another winner. Prizes will be shipped directly from the vendor to the winner no later than one week after the winner’s verification.

Make Your Own: All-Purpose Cleaner Recipe

Vinegar is quickly becoming my go-to cleaner!!  Here’s a great “recipe” for an all-purpose cleaner that my friend, Selena, shared with me!  It’s so easy, and it works great!

DIY all purpose cleaner recipe

All Purpose Natural Cleaner Recipe

Tea Tree Essential Oil
Lemon Essential Oil
Spray bottle

Mix one part water with one part vinegar in a spray bottle.  Add 12 drops of tea tree oil (for antiseptic properties) and lemon oil (for scent, if desired).  Shake gently.

Several of you have sent other ideas for natural cleaners!  I’ll be getting to them soon!  If you have anything you’d like to share (recipes, cleaners, anything you make yourself) for “Make Your Own”, please send me an email at motherhoodonadime at gmail dot com!