Pesky Puzzle Solution No. 2: Chunky Puzzles

Awhile back I helped you all with how to organize loose puzzles so that broken boxes and miscellaneous pieces don’t take over your life. Today, I’m going to show you how I tackle puzzles that Keep Reading

The 30 second solution to make your stuff POP!

 The other day I got a bit bored with looking at the same ol’ same ol’ around the house. So on a whim, I decided that things could use a “wake me up”. Without going Keep Reading

A Mini-Declutter Project: 2016

Last year, I went on a purging journey. I spent all spring, summer and fall combing through my belongings (and my family members’ belongings….shhhhhhhh!) and taking weekly trunk loads of stuff to the local Salvation Keep Reading

What’s for dinner? Menu Monday

It’s Monday and the cupboards are looking a bit bare. Ever have that problem? Never fear! For some inspiration, here is what we are having this week for dinner. Click on the links below to Keep Reading

Surviving the Winter by Choosing Happiness

It always seems like around this time of year, post-holiday season, I get a serious case of the winter blues. After weeks of overindulgence in rich foods, sweet treats, comfort and too much socialization, it’s Keep Reading

Big Purse Clutter Cleanout

My grandma loved big purses. In fact, I remember during one our family famous post-Christmas marathon shopping experiences, she found a purse that was actually three purses sewn together into one! She, of course, had Keep Reading

Dry Bulk Oatmeal Recipe On the Cheap

As mentioned last week, a big part of our morning routine includes oatmeal because it’s quick, it’s filling, and it’s CHEAP. Although there are several ways we enjoy eating our oatmeal (check out our Oatmeal Keep Reading

A New Year, A New Resolution

I’ve heard and tried all the tips and tricks from the experts for making it easier and simpler for children to keep their toys picked up. Separate with bins, they say. Use clear totes, they Keep Reading

My Family’s Breakfast Routine and Why It Works fo...

I have a confession to make. My children and I have a breakfast routine. It’s true. On Monday, Wednesday and Friday, we eat oatmeal. On Tuesday and Thursday, we have the choice of either a Keep Reading

The Puzzle Problem and How to Solve It

I admit it. I have a serious love-hate relationship with puzzles. Anyone else have the same problem? When I am out holiday shopping, for some reason,  I always get it in my head that puzzles Keep Reading