Tag: mom hacks
Covid-Schooling: Transition Week!
Well, friends. Betcha never thought 2020 would turn out this way, did ya? A pandemic takes over the world, America is experiencing the Great Toilet Paper Shortage of 2020, and now, we’re all homeschooling. Or, as I like to call it, COVID-SCHOOLING. Covid-Schooling What do […]
You Need an Easy Closet Clean-out, Don’t You?
Oh, friend. You need an easy closet clean-out, don’t you? You need a way to quickly cut the clutter of things you don’t wear without feeling guilty. Maybe you need to actually see the floor of your closet for the first time in months. Or […]
5 Tips for Monthly Menu Planning Success!
It’s August! School is starting soon and life is about to get really crazy, am I right? Well, today, I’m sharing with you a few tips and tricks for monthly (yes, I said monthly) menu planning that will make your life so much easier. Yes, […]
5 Top Tips for Keeping Kid Contamination Contained
I would say that, in general, our family is very healthy. And thank the good Lord for it! But, sure enough, every year when March rolls around, one of the kids will inevitably get sick. And in a family of six people, that could very […]
Stay-at-Home-Mom is a Misnomer…and other lessons from 15 years as a SAHM
Fifteen years. I’ve been at this SAHM gig for 15 whole years now. How is that even possible? Well, I’ll tell you how. Time flies, man. Time flies. I became a mom, and therefore a working mom, while I was an elementary school teacher in […]
Mom Hacks: Housekeeping Edition
Just in time for the weekend, here’s the last in our series of amazing Mom Hacks! Of course, you don’t have to be a mom to use this list (or the self-care list, either). These housekeeping hacks are super handy to have around no matter […]
Mom Hacks: Kids & Family Edition
One of my very favorite things is to witness women helping women. And in today’s installment of Mom Hacks, you get just that. I put out the call on Facebook for the best sanity saving hacks involving managing family life. I wasn’t sure quite what […]
Mom Hacks: Self Care Edition!
Let’s just keep this Mother’s Day party going all week long, shall we? Today is the first in this week-long series all about Mom Hacks. Over the past few weeks, I asked my Facebook and Instagram friends for their best hints in a few different […]
ALDI: A Beginner’s Guide
In my never-ending quest to buy quality groceries at a reasonable price for the oh-so-hungry humans at my house, I recently took my first trip to ALDI. And all I can say is, HOLY COW!! For years, I’ve been shopping at a combination of Publix, […]
Top 10 Food Budget Tips for Families
Budgeting is not something I’ve ever been very good at. In fact, years ago when I desperately needed to stick to a budget, I really stunk at it! Like, I was awful. It took years of over spending and putting groceries on the credit card […]