Juggling children, newborns, housework, feeding people, homeschooling, and more can make a mom feel frazzled and overwhelmed. It doesn’t have to be that way! Here are my seven tips for having a productive day at home.
In a busy household of twelve we make a lot of messes! Let me share with you how our chores system helps us get our work done quickly so we can move on to other things… and how you can set up one in your home!
Sometimes you realize that things have gotten a little off track in your home and it’s time for a change! I do a “daily routine makeover” a few times a year to create a very simple structure for our days.
Do you feel overwhelmed by the laundry that keeps piling up in spite of your best efforts? A laundry system helps you to manage your laundry without feeling stressed. As my family has grown over the years and my laundry room (or lack of!) has changed several times, I’ve changed the way I do laundry to fit what is needed. Read on to learn three of the methods that I have had success with.
Most people would agree that self motivation is an admired character trait, and one that seems to lead to a successful, well intentioned life. As parents, we desire to instill this quality in our children. I have spent the last decade working on guiding my children in the area of self motivation. Here are some things I’ve learned.