I’m Amanda!

Amanda Carlisle is a wife of 22 years and mom of three (14, 17, & 21) that fell into blogging 13 years ago. Since then she has successfully run her own online publishing company that encompasses two popular blogs {AFewShortcuts.com and MomsWithCrockpots.com}

She is a native Floridan currently living in the Gainesville, Florida area. Her passions are creating simple everyday recipes and crafts to share with others, gardening, and spending time with her family. She is currently working on remodeling her small farm fixer-upper house on a budget.

You can also follow along with our homesteading adventures at CarlisleAcres.com.

For media inquiries, more information or questions feel free to email me at admin@afewshortcuts.com !

AFewShortcuts.com started in 2009 with a single purpose; Help save others time and money. Over ten years later, helping others save time and money is still our priority. We want to give you shortcuts to everyday life. The kind of shortcuts that help you do the things you love!

We strive to make recipes, crafts, and share tips that are going to be useful and shave some time off of your “must-do’s. Plus, we share things that we are passionate about including gardening, travel, and more.