Grab this Bundle of the Week!, 5 eBooks for $7.40!

Bundle of the Week is a great source of ebooks. I’ve shared a few of the specials they’ve run this month. This week is super cool because it contains one of MY books. Yippee! If you were sitting on the fence about buying a copy of Organizing Life as MOM, today might be the day […]

Time to Get on Zone Defense! (Again)

Time to get back on Zone Defense, battling clutter and reorganizing your home for the way you live. Last year we worked through the zones of our homes working to combat clutter and get better organized. But, if you are anything like me, if your house is anything like mine, well, it’s time to start […]

How Can You Be More Productive at Home?

I am always looking for ways to make life at home easier. There’s so much to do in a given day, that it’s easy for me to be overwhelmed. That’s just when we consider the tasks at hand. Throw in interpersonal communication — and miscommunication — and stresses from the outside world, and I can […]

Organizing Resources to Help You Get on Track

I wasn’t really ready for the ball to drop earlier this week. First there was Christmas, then a trip to the doctor for two kids, then a trip out of town, then a trip home. We had a surprise trip to Urgent Care as soon as we got back into town. All trips to Urgent […]

How to be a More Productive and Peaceful Mom in 2013

We get a fresh start in just a few days when the last day of the year falls away. Get ready to turn the page and start anew with these suggestions for productivity and peace, offered up by Life as MOM contributor, Prerna Malik. One of my goals {not resolutions!} for 2013 is to be not […]

Zone Defense: Deep Storage

I hope you haven’t forgotten Zone Defense! This year, we’re going through our homes, zone-by-zone, tackling different areas of home life. This final play is to tackle the deep storage. Now that the holidays are moving past us, it’s time to think about organizing, cleaning, and dejunking. Because that’s what we do in January, is it […]

Outdoor Winterizing (Zone Defense)

This month’s topic for Zone Defense is the Outdoors. In many parts of the country, the days and weeks of outdoor activity are starting to wane. In the advent of Hurricane Sandy, I’m sure many folks were getting their yards and homes winterized and storm proofed. If you haven’t done any seasonal home maintenance yet, […]

We Call Him Jarvis

This giveaway is now closed. Congrats to the winner: jteam1@ A few months ago, Neato Robotics contacted me about trying out their new automatic robot vacuum cleaner. Initially, I declined. I’d heard about other similar robot machines that really didn’t work that well. Then I read Tsh’s review. Here’s what she said, emphasis mine: I love […]