Here is a wonderful time-saving, stress-relieving tip... I’m currently at a great point with regard to time management. Even though I’m good at it (now), I still look for small time management wins because they really do add up! What I’ve started doing is... checking my mail only on Wednesdays and Saturdays. When I check … Continue reading Mom Tip# 8: Check It Much Less Than You Do…No, Not Your Phone!
Hello everyone! I have a quick home organization and efficiency tip for you! I mounted the decorative mailbox in the photo below to use not only for holding car keys, but, I got creative with how I use the mail slot just above the key holders. Well, you know how your kids are always coming … Continue reading Quick Organization Tip!
Yes, I’ve started charging my kids rent and I hope you charge your kids too. No, I did not start this ritual as punishment. In fact, I started it so they learn life’s major responsibilities early on. I charge each child... $1 per month for rent. If they pay after the first day of the … Continue reading I Charge My 7, 9, and 11-Year-Olds Rent
The game of chess requires you to think 3-4 moves ahead of the current move. You have to be able to “see” how your current move will impact the future of your kingdom. Will you put your kingdom at a disadvantage? If you are willing to sacrifice a pawn, will you gain more? Chess requires … Continue reading Mom Tip #3: Play Life Like the Game of Chess
If you have carpets and kids then you need a solid vacuum cleaner! My tip today is for a budget friendly, made-for-moms vacuum cleaner. I purchased mine during an After-Thanksgiving sale for $29.99 at Target and I bought it again a couple of years later for $39.99. As of this post, I see it at … Continue reading Mom Tip# 2: Carpets and Kids 🧸
The people I know who keep mental To-Do lists are often stressed and worried and they forget to do things. I, on the other hand, have a clear picture of what I need to do at all times because I don't use a mental To-Do list. Now, whether or not I do everything I need … Continue reading Mental To-Do lists are Dangerous!