I have a love/hate relationship with routines. On one hand, I love them. I love how having simple routines in place guides my day allowing for predictability. I use routines to outline how my mornings, afternoons and evenings look, and what tasks and daily chores need to be completed. On the other hand, I hate how with each changing season… Read More
I love the New Year… it’s a fresh start, a time to start anew and a season to review your purpose and set some goals for the year ahead. One of the biggest goals that many people have this time of year is to de-clutter and finally get organized. You could spend a whole day (or in some cases, a… Read More
As I planned for the arrival of my sweet little baby Jack (I’ll be sharing more about him tomorrow), I thought it would be fun to revisit some of the most popular, as well as personal favorite, blog posts over the past two years of blogging. This blog has grown so much that there are MANY posts that just very… Read More
90% of my home is either hardwood or tile floor. In fact the only two areas where there is carpet are areas that we don’t use on a regular basis, the upstairs (which will someday be where our kids will live when they are old enough) and the basement which we do use as playroom on rainy, cold days. So… Read More
Can you believe that summer is almost over? And for some of you it is already over and you’re back in school! In the area where I live, school starts this week. Back when I was a teacher I would have been hard at work in my classroom come August 1st in preparation for a new school year. Some of… Read More
Want a strong & happy marriage? Try this! A weekly meeting with your spouse can not only improve your marriage and communication, but your entire family and routines will also benefit as well.