How To Stay On Budget During The Holidays

06. November 2017 Budget tips 4
How To Stay On Budget During The Holidays
Holiday Shopping On The Cheap   I know it may seem early to think about holiday shopping, but I usually start my holiday shopping early – like way early. I sometimes buy a holiday gift for someone in February and hold on to it until the holidays. I buy gifts for the same people every ...

Decluttering When You Live With Clutterbugs – Part 1

30. October 2017 Organizing 0
Decluttering When You Live With Clutterbugs – Part 1
How To Declutter When You Live With Clutterbugs ………………………………… Last night I told my husband that I dream of a small mid-century modern coffee table with absolutely nothing on it, instead of the leather storage ottoman jammed full of games and puzzles and topped with a beautiful wooden tray that is currently loaded full of ...

Why Moms Should Do A Girls Trip

Why Moms Should Do A Girls Trip
The Benefit of Moms Getaway Trips   Four years ago, a close friend invited my group of friends (almost all moms) to celebrate her birthday in Santa Ynez for an overnight wine tasting trip. At the time, my kids were four and one so I was on the fence about whether to go. Thankfully, I ...

Review: Best Reusable Water Bottles for Kids

12. October 2017 Reviews 0
Review: Best Reusable Water Bottles for Kids
Favorite Reusable Water Bottles for Kids’ School Lunches   My son loses a lot of water bottles, therefore, I buy a lot of reusable water bottles. His elementary school is doing away with drinking fountains and instead has hydration stations where kids can refill their water bottles, so he must have a bottle or he ...

Organizing Strategies For Staying On Task

10. October 2017 Organizing 0
Organizing Strategies For Staying On Task
How To Stay Organized When Life Is Chaotic   I know I’ve admitted it before, but in case you don’t know, I’m a planner, calendar and organization geek. I love all things organization, although you probably wouldn’t guess that when you come into my home. I live with three other people who don’t share my ...