Five Simple Steps to Manage Daily Mom Stress The 24/7 daily life of being a mom can be a lot of stress to manage. Schedules, food, laundry, and cleaning- just for starters. Moms have a lot on their plate, and home management skills can help to relieve the stress of mess, clutter, and an unorganized life. In Home Management, Plain and Simple I write about managing home life to make it … [Read more...] about 5 Simple Steps to Manage Mom Stress
How to make an “allergy day” a better day A post by: Bridgette Brenneman It was a regular morning, but I just couldn’t get my day started. Every task seemed monumental. I was dealing with a motivation crushing combination of allergy symptoms. It may seem like a minor inconvenience, but I was living in an allergy fog. Do you suffer from allergies? Indoor or outdoor; seasonal or year round. Allergy … [Read more...] about 3 Essential Oils to Diffuse for Allergies
Home management, homeschooling, and your little people can be challenging to fit together. Learning your little children's unique needs and personalities is one challenge. Home management is another necessary challenge. Homeschooling your older children is incredibly rewarding work. Keep reading and learn how to fit it all together. Little People: Babies Babies are an adventure, an adorable … [Read more...] about Little People and Your Home Management and Homeschooling
How do I keep the house clean while homeschooling the kids? AND keep the family fed, and get my other to-do lists done too? This is the number one question I get in my inbox. Homeschooling and home management, how to fit it all into the days? How to homeschool, and do all the rest of life? How can I take control of my time, so as not to let this crazy life drive me crazy? I don’t have all the … [Read more...] about How to Homeschool and Manage the Home: Homeschool, Keep the House Clean, and Still Have Fun!
This is Part One of the Series How to Manage Your Home and Homeschool Simultaneously It’s easy to get busy and get scatterbrained about our home management work. I clearly remember chaotic days when it was all I could do to make sure that everyone had food, water, and sleep! The basics of housekeeping were clean floors, clean bathrooms, and clean dishes—and that accomplishment was a very real … [Read more...] about Home Management: How to Assign Days of the Week for Tasks
We all want to get clutter free and for it to be quick and easy! I'll teach you to do it with these tried and true strategies. Organizing our homes is a losing battle when there is too much stuff. When our homes are overstuffed it doesn’t matter how many organizing tools we buy; it’s a matter of physics, it simply won’t fit. Organizing is made easier when we decide to let go of clutter … [Read more...] about How to Declutter the House: Get Clutter Free & Organized!