How to Stop Doing Too Much

Doing too much seems to be the disease of our era. Everywhere you turn you hear that no one has enough time. Everyone is too busy. They are slaves to their schedules. It doesn’t need to be this way. Maybe we need to stop doing too much. image credit: Kevin Utting, used by license Have you ever […]

Getting Ready for the Week Ahead

Planning for the week ahead, rather than letting it happen to you, can help you make the most of all the great things in your life. I don’t know about you, but my brain works in weeklong timeframes. Those are the chunks of time that my mind operates in. On Sunday I feel like I […]

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 […]

9 Ways to Get a Jump on the Day

Find yourself feeling scattered and disordered? Consider a daily morning routine to help you put order into the day and give you a major sense of accomplishment. Do you have a morning routine to help you start the day right? Doing so can really help you get moving, especially before the coffee kicks in. My morning high […]

Freezer Cooking: What Can You Freeze and Still Enjoy?

Freezer meals have changed over time. Now they are diverse and versatile and super easy to make. Wondering what can you freeze? Here’s what: Carnitas Soft Tacos with Fresh Guacamole Often when people hear the words, freezer meal, they imagine a cold, hard slab of a casserole covered in ice crystals. Ick. Makes freezer cooking […]

My Household Planner Revealed (& a Few Free Downloads)

What do you put inside a household planner to help you manage the day to day without going crazy? Here are the planning pages that make a great household notebook. My notebook, or household planner, is like my brain on paper. I have tried different systems over the years and even gone digital with some […]

Streamline Your Life & Simplify

Want to make things easier on yourself? Looking to simplify? Check out these tricks for streamlining your life. Life can be crazy for a mom or home manager. There are so many things to do in a day, it really can be a full time job. If only things could be simplified, streamlined, easified…. You’re in […]

50 Ways to Streamline Your Life

Do you have systems in place to help your life as Mom? Or do you end up spinning your wheels, making things harder on yourself than you really need to? Check out these 50 Ways to Streamline Your Life.* Having a plan for your days is key to getting things done, but part and parcel with […]