An in-depth look at the working mom guilt many of us work at home moms know, and the steps I’ve taken to find balance.
Work from home and need some new ideas on how to entertain the kids? This list of 25+ easy ideas will keep everyone happy for hours!
Is it just me, or do kids require even more work as they get older? So much for that idea of them becomming more independent, right? Instead, my days are filled to the brim with activities, school work, and messy rooms. Recently, a friend asked me how I “do it all.” The short answer is, “I don’t.” […]
It’s finally summer break! I look forward to this time every single year. The alarm clock goes off, the activities stop, and the schedule clears. The kids are finally home. After about a week, though, reality starts to set in. The kids sure are home. All day long. Every day. Bickering. Hungry. Bored. I love having […]
Holy moly has life been hectic lately. So hectic that I feel my carefully designed blog schedule starting to slip! I hate missing a blogging day, but sometimes our priorities have to shift. My focus has been really wrapped up in recovering from a back injury, and something was bound to slip. I’m trying to […]
I often fall into these traps for failing at productivity, but being aware of them helps me overcome them and get more organized. At the beginning of the year, we’re all about productivity, right?? We make promises that we’re going to get our act together and get more done. And then…life happens. The kids are […]
Do you ever look around and realize you aren’t accomplishing any of your goals? It can’t be just me, right? A year ago, I did just that. I looked around at my life and realized I wasn’t where I thought I’d be right now. How could that be? I had a successful business, a new […]
I’m such a huge fan of the Christmas season. It has always felt so special to me. One of my very favorite memories of Christmas growing up is when we’d all get together, extended family and all, and sing our favorite Christmas songs, tell stories, and play games until night fell. It’s like time stood […]
School is officially back in session. That means that all of the extra curricular activities and homework are back, too! The lazy, carefree days of summer are a thing of the past, and this mama is officially wore out. Maybe it’s the fact that we dealt with a natural disaster in the first month of […]
I’m trying something new on the blog today! I thought I’d do my first ever book review! I’m not a book review blogger, and rarely even discuss what I’m reading. However, the ideas in this book align so well with the heart of my blog that I really wanted to share. This year, you could […]