Plastic Storage Box Addiction

The plastic storage box just may be one of the best organizational tools known to mom. You can see what you have without it being all over the place! See how Life as Mom contributor Deanna puts hers to good use. Hi. My name is Deanna, and I am addicted…to plastic storage boxes with drawers. It all started innocently […]

Organize Your Weekend

Organize your weekend to make sure that the fun and the not-so-fun both get done, and that you’re refreshed and ready for a new week. Organize your weekend? Say what? I thought the weekend was a time to relax. Well, it is! But, you know that there are some things you can do now to […]

Organized Phone Apps

Organized phone apps can make your phone experience smoother and easier. If the apps are organized, you’ll be able to use them quickly and easily. A couple weeks ago I bought a new iPhone. I’d been limping along on the iPhone 4 that I bought for $99 in 2011. To date, that is the most […]

Travel Tips for Planning and Packing

A vacation or business trip can involve a lot of details. Follow these travel tips to help you be organized and enjoy a great trip. Facebook, for all its flaws, has been super fun for me this month. A year ago while we were tromping through France and parts of London, I would upload photos via […]

Organizing Tips for a Home Office

Is your home office a disaster? I can relate. I’ve gathered some organizing tips to help us both keep the home office neat and tidy. I started writing cookbooks in 2010. It became a full time job in many ways. At that time we had a bonus bedroom. (Yes, ours is a 5-bedroom home.) While […]

Planning a Rest Day

Planning a rest day may take extra effort, but it’s so worth it! You rest your mind, body, and soul, so that you can work better through the week. Sometime over the summer I realized that I hadn’t been making rest a priority. I was reading through Exodus 20 and hit the Ten Commandments. Reading […]

How to Store Your Child’s Artwork

All of us have lots of treasures that our kids have created. While you can’t keep them all. Consider these ways to store your child’s artwork. This post was written by Phoebe Hendricks. As a parent, one of our biggest struggles is balancing the clutter and the love for our children’s artwork. While a part […]

Make The Bathroom Less of a Dump

Most of us have at least one bathroom to clean. How can we make the bathroom less of a dump and more of a relaxing place to get ourselves clean and fresh? So, I wrote that title very late on a night when I was already very tired. It made me laugh at 11pm. And […]