I’ve spent the last couple of weeks taking back my Mondays by challenging my creative self to redecorate my office into an inviting workspace. For months I’ve had little projects in mind, things I wanted to do, but because they weren’t necessary, they were always pushed to the bottom of the list. With #MakeitHappenMonday, I [...]

I have a lot of scrap wrapping paper laying around. Each piece is too small to cover a gift, but I hold on to it just in case. The same goes for previous years’ Christmas cards that we’ve received from friends and family. So, what to do, what to do? I had the idea earlier [...]

I know I am not alone in wanting my children to learn how to contribute to household tasks, but lately I have been finding it faster and easier just to do it myself.  I have pinned different tips and techniques from for chore systems from Pinterest and, starting when my oldest son was 3, tried [...]

I was cleaning out our basement the other day while getting ready for a garage sale and came across a box of unused mason jars. I decided they would be perfect for a DIY project for the kids to use as their saving jars. If your children are like mine, they need something visual to [...]

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