Decorate Your Home Office Space With These 5 Items

One good thing about having a home office is that it can be decorated however the owner wants. There’s no need for ugly laminate desks, grim hutches, angular credenzas that no one knows what to do with anyway or ugly, metal, purely functional file cabinets. Some parents use their office to store books, while others […]

Moving With Children?
5 Games To Turn Packing Into Something To Look Forward To

Planning a big move can be an exciting time if your families life, but can also be quite stressful with all of the packing that needs to be done. If you have children, recruiting them to assist you in packing can be extremely helpful. This will allow you to get the job done as quickly […]

Deck the Halls – 5 Steps to Preparing Your Home for the Holidays

American poet Robert Frost once wrote that, “You can’t get too much winter in the winter.” And the same seems to go for holidays. Whether it’s spending six hours periodically basting a slow-roasting turkey or attaching twinkling fairy lights to the exterior of your home, holiday chores are seemingly endless. Why You Should Prepare Your […]

Plan Ahead to Get More Time in Parenting

(Editor’s note: Please welcome Shelley’s very sage advice for those of us who need more time. Thanks, Shelley!) Planning Ahead Creates More Time – No Magic Needed Have you ever wished there were more hours in the day to get things done? Would it make any difference or would you still be wanting more? See, […]

The Towel Saga, Continued

So. A few weeks ago I shared with you the story of the Bathroom Towels that Are Driving Me Batty. Recall? Well, Internets, I have an update. To recap. When our sad story began, the bathroom floor routinely looked like this: Mind you, this is a bathroom used primarily by boys. Who (ahem) don’t always […]

Woman Loses Mind Over Towels on Floor

I’m not a neat freak or a germaphobe. Really. I’m not. But I am someone who finds clutter stressful and order….relaxing. Also? I don’t like the idea of getting sick and throwing up. Especially hate the throwing up part and would rather not thankyouverymuch. Do the boys have these particular issues in life? It’s hard […]