home organization

Too Busy to Clean Your House? Me Too!

I have a problem!  Yes, I have lots of problems!  But this problem refers to housecleaning…I’m busy and I don’t love to clean…but I like to live in a clean house! It’s not easy to keep up with the housecleaning as a homeschooling mom of 6 kiddos (and their schedules!)  So…I’ve been thinking about what […] Read more…

Free Printable: Habit Tracker

I get distracted!  It’s true!  I have a lot going on around me all the time…and sometimes when I get a second to stop… I have think about what I’m supposed to be doing!  If I can look at my habit tracker then I can see immediately what I need to do! What Tasks Do […] Read more…

Secret to Sanity…Weekly Meal Planning

Every mother’s fear…5:00 and you have no idea what is for dinner!  Meal planning can save your sanity! As a homemaker…it is constantly on my mind.  Everyone has to eat…and those little people that live in my house demand it…often! It may not be everyone’s favorite thing to do but weekly meal planning is a […] Read more…

8 Ways to Save Money on Groceries

Who else is trying to keep their budget in check while still feeding their family healthy meals… that they want to eat?  I know I’m not the only one! I’ve thought about what I do…and what I can do better to accomplish this daunting task!  And here is what I’ve come up with to save […] Read more…

Road Trip Packing List For Kids

Why do I do this to myself?  Every time we go on a vacation…whether it is for a weekend or a week…I tell my kids what they need to pack. And then I hope they remember what I tell them!  I’m busy trying to figure out who is going to care for our animals, putting […] Read more…

Daily Zone Cleaning with Kids

Keeping a house picked up is a never ending task when there are kids around!  I am always trying to get rid of things we don’t need or want…but the clutter is still there.  Routines keep things moving along and make everything happen.  One of our routines is our afternoon zones. Every once in a […] Read more…

No Brainer Dinner Ideas

It’s 5:00…and you have no idea what you are going to make for dinner!  Or…maybe you unexpectedly spend all afternoon helping a friend and now you don’t have time to prepare what you had planned for dinner!  It happens to every mom…even when you plan…life happens and plans change! Sometimes I just need a list […] Read more…

Monthly Meal Planning with Printable

I know, I know…most people have a hard time meal planning for a week!  Why on earth would I want to plan out a month at a time?  I’ll tell you why….because monthly meal planning makes my life easier! Why Would I Do Monthly Meal Planning? I have to meal plan less often!  I only […] Read more…

Cut Your Grocery Bill With This One Trick!

Do you wonder how to spend less money on your groceries?  I hate couponing…I’ve tried it in the past.  It was just too crazy to try to keep track of coupons and kids at the same time…the kids always won!  Maybe it would be easier now that I do more shopping without so many kiddos […] Read more…

Keep Up with the Clutter

I live in a house with 8 people.  Which means we have a lot of stuff…which creates clutter!  We have routines in place that keeps things (mostly) picked up…but sometimes it is easy to let things slide and things can pile up (quite literally!)  I’m always working on clearing the clutter! I always seem to […] Read more…

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