Back To School On A Budget

Back To School On A Budget
Budget-Friendly Tips for Back To School   I confess, shopping for school supplies is one of my favorite things. I look forward to it every year. I know, it’s pretty dorky, but stationary, paper planners and office supplies make me happy. I know I’m not the norm. I also know that shopping for back to ...

Shortcuts for Busy Weeks

Shortcuts for Busy Weeks
My Favorite Shortcuts to Get Through Busy Weeks   I don’t know about you, but when I’m super busy with work, everything at home seems to fall apart. I’ve been working so much lately that I am dropping the ball at home – big time. We’ve been eating a lot of convenience food and we ...

Favorite Goal-Slaying Organizing Tip

Favorite Goal-Slaying Organizing Tip
My favorite Tactics For Goal-Slaying   Recently, as I was doing my usual Sunday planning session, I realized that I can actually cross some of my big goals off my to do list. These are home-related goals that have literally been on my to do list for three years (and in my mind for even ...

What Not To Say To Someone With Chronic Illness

What Not To Say To Someone With Chronic Illness
  Biggest Pet Peeves Of People With Chronic Illness   Something interesting happens when you are diagnosed with a chronic illness, regardless of the disease or condition. Somehow, certain people in your life become medical experts. Fortunately for me, I come from a big, tight-knit family so I’m used to getting unsolicited advice on private ...

Best Camping Hacks and Tips

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Best Camping Hacks and Tips
  Roundup of My Favorite Camping Tips   My family went camping every summer when I was growing up. I tried going in college with some friends but it was a bit of a disaster since we weren’t really prepared to be the adults. Fast forward to last year when my own little family went ...

Easy Ways to Simplify Life

Easy Ways to Simplify Life
  Roundup of My Favorite Tips to Simplify Life   I don’t know about you, but I’m always looking for ways to simplify life so that I spend less time dealing with chores and more time relaxing or having fun with my family and friends. It seems like life just gets busier and busier these ...

Life Lessons of Chronic Illness

Life Lessons of Chronic Illness
  What 8 Years of Chronic Illness Has Taught Me…Or A Look On The Positive Side   My oldest son just turned eight last week, which is a wonderful, happy time for my family. However, with the happiness that comes from seeing him grow into such an incredible person who I truly enjoy spending time ...