Four Tips for Painless Back-To-School Shopping

The thought of back-to-school shopping evokes so many feelings in me. First and foremost it gives me a feeling of sadness that the summer is coming to an end. But it also gives me a feeling of possibilities because it’s a new beginning. However you feel about school shopping, the fact is that it’s thatContinue reading “Four Tips for Painless Back-To-School Shopping”

Tips to Get Your Home Ready for Back-to-School

It’s that time of year again! It’s time to shift your mindset and get your kids and your home ready for back-to-school. Last year was a tough school year all around. Kids were remote, then went into school part-time, then they were out again…wash, rinse, and repeat. Unpredictability makes it really hard to feel organized,Continue reading “Tips to Get Your Home Ready for Back-to-School”

Packing for Vacation – My Tried and True Method

Doesn’t it seem like packing for a trip can become this drawn-out stressful task? Maybe that’s not the case for everyone, but I have surely felt it when trying to pack for trips. I’m sharing my packing routine in the hopes that it may give you some inspiration. One caveat is that I have traveledContinue reading “Packing for Vacation – My Tried and True Method”

Getting Organized for Summer with Kids Redux

Summer is officially in full swing, and we are finally starting to come out of our pandemic fog. But let’s be honest, things may not quite feel completely the same as summers past. Whatever summer has on tap for us, it is still a good time to get organized for the warmer months ahead. ThisContinue reading “Getting Organized for Summer with Kids Redux”

How To Start Tackling Your Paper Piles

Paper clutter is a problem for many of us! There is a constant inflow of mail – the mail you need and the junk mail. There are papers that come home from school with kids, and papers that come home from activities. Then there are recipes that you wrote down or tore out of aContinue reading “How To Start Tackling Your Paper Piles”

Monthly and Yearly To-Do Lists

With so many other things going on in your life it might be hard to remember exactly when you last did something. Things like cleaning the gutters, or going to the dentist may not enter your consciousness until something goes wrong…the gutters are overflowing and water is going everywhere, or your tooth is aching andContinue reading “Monthly and Yearly To-Do Lists”