How to Make More Time for You!

How to Make More Time for You!

How do I get everything done and make time to do the things I want to do? How do I manage my household AND spend quality time with my children? Here are my top tips for how to budget your time wisely so that you have more time for you (and your loved ones). Check out...
Easy Peasy DIY Electronics Charging Station

Easy Peasy DIY Electronics Charging Station

Our household has a lot of electronic gadgets. When my husband started his new job back in September, he was given a handheld electronic device and a cell phone. Add these to our existing two cell phones and his iPod and suddenly there were not enough plugins in the...
Organizing With Binders

Organizing With Binders

Today I am doing a guest post over at Organizing Life With Less. My topic is home organization… with binders! It’s a refreshed posting from long ago. So I would like to invite you to pop on over, say hi to my lovely hostess, Kristin, and take a look at how...
How To Stay Organized

How To Stay Organized

It is one thing to organize. To say… “I’m going to go through this pile today…” “I am going to get rid of the clothes I don’t wear anymore…” “I am going to pick up the house today…” But how do you...
Suitcase Gift Wrap Station

Suitcase Gift Wrap Station

Two young kids. One modest income. Put it together and we won’t be going on any major trips for a while. That’s why when I saw this idea for storing gift wrap on Pinterest, I thought, why not? It’s not like I’ll be using my biggest suitcase...
Simplify Your Life By Decluttering Your Mind

Simplify Your Life By Decluttering Your Mind

Often when people talk about simplifying their lives, it usually includes; decluttering closets, making less commitments, freeing up time, buying less, and minimalist decorating. But what about decluttering your mind? I admit it, I am a project hound. I’m...
Stop Food Waste By Meal Planning

Stop Food Waste By Meal Planning

“Roughly one-third of food produced for human consumption is lost or wasted globally, which amounts to 1.3 billion tons per year” (FA0, 2011, p. v). This waste takes place on various levels from production to processing. However, much of the...
Playroom Transformation

Playroom Transformation

My daughter’s playroom is in a finished area of our basement. The room contains a few miscellaneous pieces of furniture, my husband’s computer and Timbit (our bunny). Often the toy shelf unit gets crammed with toys. It...
My Best Life – Get Organized

My Best Life – Get Organized

Reflection on Last Week’s Strategy I shared last week that I would like to drink more water on a daily basis. I carried around my water bottle and challenged myself to drink three bottles of water a day. Throughout the work week, I found this strategy to be...

Deliberately Clean

The weekend… a time to relax, enjoy some free time and/or time with the family. Unfortunately, too many moms (like me) spend at least one day of the weekend catching up on much needed housecleaning and a long list of chores. Have you considered changing your approach...