Your To-Do List: Is it a Blessing or a Burden?

Consider your to-do list. Is it a blessing or a burden? Your answer will determine how easy or hard your tasks will be to complete. Omigosh. I have so much to do. I don’t know how I’m ever going to do it all. How in the world did I get myself into this mess? Sound […]

At Home Date Night Tips to Help You Reconnect

An At Home Date Night is a great opportunity to connect with your partner and enjoy some focused time. Pulling it off with kids afoot can be tricky. Check out these tips to help you reclaim the romance. Pictured: Mustard Grilled Chicken, Seasoned Rice Pilaf, and Garlic Green Beans Date Night. Those words have quite […]

Why I’m Not Setting Goals This Year

Turn things upside down this year. Don’t set goals. Instead create systems that will help you have a better life! Usually I’m all about setting goals at the new year. In fact, I relish the time to sit down with my planner and emblazon my goals in ink on the pages. However, a lot of […]

The Ultimate Planner Pack

We are on the edge of a new decade, so let’s get ready for it! Do you wish that you were better at time management? Or that you had working systems for getting things done? …That you were on time and on budget more often than not? I hear you! As a work-at-home, homeschooling mom […]

What I’m Doing to Fight the Frump Three Years Later

My 40s have been interesting years. Not only did I have my first battle with disease, hyperthyroidism, but I also woke up to a lot of unhealthy or unwanted circumstances in my life and decided to make some changes. Changes that have surprisingly stuck and made my life so much better. One of those circumstances […]

How to Improve Your Life when You Don’t Know Where to Start

Want to improve your life but not sure where to start? Here are some ideas to get you moving in the right direction. photo source: Allen Goldblatt, used by license, no changes made Ever been in that place where you feel like you’re surrounded by chaos and aren’t really sure where you should start in […]

Make an Empty Tomb Cake for Easter

Decorating an empty tomb cake for Easter is a fun tradition for both kids and adults. Celebrate that He is risen in a very tangible way. Are you looking for a fun and tangible way to teach your children about Christ’s resurrection? There are lots of fun crafts and Easter projects out there.  My personal […]

Productive Procrastination: Just Do SOMETHING!

Putting off tasks that need to be done? Well, practice productive procrastination as a way to get something done when you can’t seem to tackle the to do list. I have always struggled with procrastination. In college, I was notorious for leaving my paper writing until the night before it was due. Finals? Yeah, I […]