The Irony of Choosing a Word for the Year & Telling You About It in April

Did you choose a word for the year? How’s that going for you? Here’s my tale of me and my word for the year and hacking a path in the jungle. Because that’s what life is. Last year was my first to choose “a word for the year”. When something is incredibly trendy and everyone is talking about it, […]

Five Favorite Things that Help Me Feel Fancy (Without Costing a Fortune)

I don’t feel fancy very often, especially when it comes to home management stuff, but when I do, I enjoy it! Here are five favorite things I’m enjoying, that help me feel fancy, and don’t cost a fortune! You know when you come across something so cool, you just have to share it. Well, today’s […]

Favorite Home Management Resources

Is your home Better Homes and Gardens ready? Or could you use a little help in the home management department? I’ve learned a lot in the last two decades — and these resources have helped! I tend to pile stuff. When I get busy, tired, overwhelmed, I pile things up. My clothes. My paperwork. My […]

The Revive 30-Day Challenge – Begins March 1st

Need a little help getting organized and focused on your priorities? Take the Revive 30-Day Challenge to refresh your days and put a spring in your step. I’m super excited to announce that my e-course, Revive, is going to be available year-round starting March 1st. After a testing period to make sure all systems were […]

Organize Your Days for Success

Each of us gets 24 hours. How we gonna spend it? Organize your days for success with these simple tips. Organizing your days can bring great peace to your life. No matter what your days are like, setting a pattern or schedule that works for you can be key to good mental health. Kids thrive […]

Surviving Survival Mode

Surviving survival mode is a worthy goal. And some seasons of life are just that: surviving. When I look at pictures from years ago, I’m stunned at all that has happened in that time. My kids have gone from 13, 10, 8, 6, 4, and 2 to ages 19, 16, 14, 12, 10, and 8. […]

10 Tools to Organize Your Homeschool

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 15th year of homeschooling. I’ve got about 9 more to go. I’ve learned a lot over the years. I probably have a lot […]

Using Color Coding in Home Management

Color coding is a great way to organize your home, your homeschool, even your kids. No more do you need to remember whose is whose, just color code it.   When I had one child, it was easy to tell his clothes from my clothes from my husband’s clothes. It took little thought to sort […]