What Papers Should You Keep?

Mandi from Life Your Way and I have joined forces with AboutOne.com to bring you a video series on managing your paper clutter. We’ll spend the next few months discussing strategies for managing your paper clutter. This week I address the Big Question: What Papers Should You Keep? Click here if you can’t see the video. Did […]

Paper Clutter Triage

Mandi from Life Your Way and I have joined forces with AboutOne.com to bring you a video series on managing your paper clutter. We’ll spend the next few months discussing strategies for managing your paper clutter. This week I address “paper clutter triage” – how to sort and distinguish the important from what can be trashed or […]

Manage Your Paper Clutter

My friend Mandi and I are collaborating on a vlog series about how to manage all the paper that enters your home everyday. Today Mandi discusses the sources of paper clutter. Hop over to Life Your Way to catch the video and participate in the conversation.

Make a Household Notebook

This week is all about getting a good habit going. One great habit to develop is that of managing your home in a way that best suits you and the season of life you’re in. I am a firm believer in finding a good home managment system that works and then tweaking it to fit […]

Taming the Toys

Photo Source Then he slithered and slunk, with a smile most unpleasant, Around the whole room, and he took every present! Pop guns! And bicycles! Roller skates! Drums! Checkerboards! Tricycles! Popcorn! And plums! And he stuffed them in bags. Then the Grinch, very nimbly, Stuffed all the bags, one by one, up the chimney! – […]

Getting Priorities in Line

Last week, I got cozy with a cup of my very favorite coffee, Uzuri African Blend. Sipping away, I spent some time reading and thinking about Psalm 5 and journaling about it. The house was quiet — it was 5 am. And I could think. I turned to the Goals section of my household notebook […]

How to Make a Bed

I’ll never forget the first time I met my friend and former roommate, Kristin. (Hi KMS!) We lived in the same dorm during our freshman year of college. “Move in Day” was characterized by parents and students milling about, arms full, carting stuff into dorm rooms. Kristin and her mom were arguing having an animated […]

Organizing Life as MOM – Get the Ebook!

It’s here. The project I’ve been working steadily on for the last five weeks, and been planning and thinking about for the last 11 months. An ebook, designed just for moms like you and me. Organizing Life as MOM This 125 page book provides a game plan for your life as wife, mother, and homemaker. […]