Full disclosure: I fully dread the nagging and frustration that comes with micromanaging the morning routine for my kids. (I don’t know about you, but trying to direct school-prep and breakfast traffic while I’m trying to feed a baby–and myself!–is not my favorite way to start the day.) This dread (and a little bit of exhaustion) is the honest to goodness… Read More
Want to stop spending so much time on the mundane parts of mothering? Here I'm sharing all my tips, tricks, and go-to tools to help you simplify your lifestyle and earn more free time.
I’m a digital girl. (The hubs says this is called a “nerd.” 😉 ) But for real, mama–I love me some digitizing. I rarely keep paper anything anymore–all my notes are written (and school/church flyers photographed) into Evernote, my current journal-keeping happens in the Day One app, and all my to-do lists (yes, all— there are many!) are in Wunderlist. But… Read More
Hey! You’re back. 🙂 Are you ready to get your life in order and kick some of the craziness to the curb? Great! Let’s get started! Last time we talked about clearing your life-clutter by listing your priorities–deciding which things are Essential, Necessary, and Nice. (If you missed that post, go ahead and take a peek at it. It will make your time mapping go… Read More
If you want to have a productive, realistic schedule as a stay-at-home mom, you have to first build yourself a framework–and then make it work for you instead of against you. It’s kind of like the dreaded diaper bag (is your husband as reluctant to dig through yours as mine is? That thing is like a black hole!). The thing… Read More