Organizing Birthdays and Holidays

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Organizing birthdays and holidays can not only make them fun and special, but it can also help you save money. Follow these tips to plan ahead. Homemade Chocolate Buttercream We are currently coming upon a busy season at our house. In addition to the Halloween, Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Year’s that many of you are thinking […]

Tips for a Great Family Movie Night

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Family Movie Night is not a success without a little bit of planning. Here are a few things to keep in mind to make your family movie night a great one this week. Organizing means that you’re keeping tabs on those regular things in your life and making sure they work smoothly, right? Bills paid? […]

Organize Your Meal Prep

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Meal prep can be crazy when you’re a mom. Baby’s crying, kids are grumpy, everyone’s hungry. Organize your meal prep so the witching hour isn’t so witchy. Meal prep is a daily gig for most of us, but it can get harried. Maybe you’re busy from morning right until dinner time. Maybe dinner time rolls around […]

Computer Maintenance: Keeping Your Computer Clutter-Free

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Computer maintenance is probably not high on your to-do list, but if you use your computer regularly, you’re gonna want to up your game. Here’s why and how. This post is written by Linsey Knerl: If your PC or Mac is running a little slow these days, chances are good that it could use a little […]

Be Prepared for an Emergency

Be Prepared for an Emergency

It’s in the best interests of your family to be prepared for an emergency or natural disaster. Follow these tips to help you get started. Be Prepared for an Emergency No one plans to have a hurricane come through or for a wildfire to take their home. Unfortunately, it’s one of life’s bitter surprises. However, […]

How I Made Laundry Easy on Myself

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Laundry is one of my favorite jobs, particularly now that I’ve made it easy on myself. These tricks can help you transform your laundry situation as well. Laundry is an unavoidable job, unless you’re Martha Stewart who has a decidedly gorgeous laundry room, but who probably doesn’t need to actually do her own laundry. The rest […]

10 Tools to Organize Your Homeschool

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You can facilitate learning and peace when you organize your homeschool. Here are 10 tools to help you get organized and enjoy your homeschool more. I’m officially in the throes of my 14th year of homeschooling. I’ve got about 10 more to go. I’ve learned a lot over the years. I probably have a lot […]

Plan for Self-Care

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As you organize and plan and strategize about all the things in this life as mom, be sure that you’re making a plan for self-care. You know, taking care of YOU. Self-care, any deliberate action or practice to care for yourself physically and mentally, is vital to your life as a mom and caregiver. You […]