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Note: As of 2017, The New Homemaker is an archive. The articles on the site are all original to TNH.

Flylady says "Get dressed to shoes--lace-up shoes." It's her way of getting you to psych up for the day, to be ready for whatever comes.

My way is a little different. I need my "housewife drag."

For me, that consists of an apron. I need an apron. I have to have an apron. I cannot FUNCTION without an apron.

Making books together can create memories as good as the ones you put in them
Stocking up against emergencies and possible lean times
Getting as close to the birth you want as possible