31 Days of Calm: Reality Check {Day 13}
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31 Days of Calm: Reality Check {Day 13}

31 Days of Calm in My Chaos It’s time for a reality check. This is something I went through this past summer, and I have to say it really improved my outlook on life and I’ve felt much happier. Discontentment So, for the last few years I’ve lived in a state of “One day…” thinking…

How I use… This is My Life {52 Week} Planner
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How I use… This is My Life {52 Week} Planner

This is My Life Planner So, I know a lot of you have already purchased your own digital copy of “This is My Life” planner. Are you getting excited about using it this coming year? I know I am! I’ve been using a planner or “household notebook” for years now. Here’s a few of my…

31 Days of Calm {Series}
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31 Days of Calm {Series}

UPDATE: Scroll down to find all of the articles in this series. Do you love the first day of January? There’s just something about the start of the new year that gives me energy. I feel like the year is a blank slate – ready for me to make it what I will. [Tweet “31…

How to Structure the Day with Young Children
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How to Structure the Day with Young Children

Q: So, what I am wondering is what do your kids really do all day? Do you have an activity for them every time while you clean, make snacks, dinner, or take a phone call, or do they watch T.V.? I don’t mean to sound critical, but while you are doing cleaning at 8am to…

Weekly Menu Planner
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Weekly Menu Planner

I’ve been working on my household notebook and trying to streamline the way I do things in preparation for our 16th homeschool year beginning in just a few days. I was in the mood for a new menu planner. I searched Pinterest for new ideas, looking for something that would work for me right now,…

Mama Needs Sleep
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Mama Needs Sleep

This comment {below} was in response to my article, Structuring the Day for a Toddler. I wanted to share my response with everyone. Comment: Wise words, and a helpful schedule. I follow most of this schedule already and can testify that it works! I just wanted to add to the discussion that I struggle with…