Ten Tips for Traveling With Toddlers This Summer

By Virginia George, Contributing Writer “Mom!  He’s looking out my window!”  This is a true story my mother still tells of one particularly frustrating road trip that occurred more than 20 years ago.  We had just upgraded from the Ford Escort station wagon to a fancy 1988 Ford Aerostar minivan.  We had more space, but […]

Updating Your Organization: Homemaking and Homeschooling Tips

In the last year or so, it’s been my goal to get my homemaking under control.  My house was often a mess (toys and clothes and dishes and trash in all directions) and I didn’t clean it often enough.  Oh, I ran through and “blitz” cleaned it every couple of weeks, but I somehow expected […]

How to Create and Maintain a Workable Laundry Routine

Daily Tip: If something doesn’t work for you, that doesn’t mean you have failed.  It means that method wasn’t right for you – try something new. By Faith Storms, Contributing Writer Laundry is easily the number one chore about which I hear fellow stay at home moms complain. I don’t share this sentiment, but start talking […]

How to Stay Organized in a Season of Change

image source By Beth Ricci, Contributing Writer  “All great changes are preceded by chaos.” (Deepak Chopra) In 2012 I unpacked from a move within the same town (while pregnant), gave birth to our third child in less than four years, sold off most of our belongings and packed up for a cross-country move, experienced unemployment and […]