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How To Get Your Kids Doing Chores Absolutely Right Without The Anguish

September 15, 2022

One of the number one roadblocks I hear from moms who are struggling to get their children doing chores is that the job never gets done correctly. The chore (if it’s completed at all) will only be done halfway, or will be done sloppily…and then, nine times out of ten, Mom ends up feeling like […]


January 25, 2020

  This post may contain Amazon affiliate links. If you purchase those items through my links I will earn a commission. You will not pay more when buying a product through my link. A home routine was a concept that I used to struggle with as a young mother. I didn’t just dislike the concept […]

Get Your Home Organized

December 13, 2018

Managing a family and organization are two of the most daunting parts of being a mother. When it comes down to it, being pregnant for what feels like forever, dealing with an ongoing cycle of breastfeeding, potty training, and terrible twos and threes, these things aren’t nearly as overwhelming as trying to figure out how […]

Successful Decluttering Made Unbelievably Simple

March 17, 2018

  Decluttering is something I’m always working on…it’s one of those jobs in the same category as cooking, laundry, and homeschooling. Decluttering is just never done. I’ve trained myself over the years to do a little bit of decluttering each day, the same way I do with my cleaning and laundry systems. However, I LOVE […]

How to Stop A Stomach Bug From Spreading In A Family

February 22, 2018

  Boy oh boy do I have some tips to share with you today on how to stop a stomach bug from spreading in a large family! We have been through the ringer for the last month! If you read my last post, about surviving times of illness in a large family, then you already […]

How To Keep Your Home Company-Ready Most Of The Time

January 31, 2018

  I am not a naturally clean and organized woman. I love and appreciate the benefits of a clean and organized home, but when it comes to actually doing the work, I’d rather be doing just about anything else. As a mom though, keeping the house reasonably clean and picked up is more of a […]

How to Get Your Kids Helping Around the House

November 16, 2017

If you are trying to figure out how to get your kids helping around the house, then great! You are in the right place. Teaching children to be responsible goes hand-in-hand with giving them daily chores, and expecting them to complete those chores well. Years and years ago a wise mother of nine children told […]

Meal Plan for the Week

July 30, 2017

For the last two weeks, I have gotten off track with my meal planning. We’ve just been so busy! Busy times are when I should be making SURE to get my meal plan done though, otherwise, what happens? You guessed it. Fast food, convenience food, or hastily slapped together meals that don’t go over very […]

How to Create a More Inviting Atmosphere in Your Home

July 20, 2017

We all to have a more inviting home atmosphere. We want home to be the place our children long to be, our husbands look forward to at the end of a long, hard day, and the place where we can bring guests to offer a respite from the world. Over the last few years, every time […]