Having a baby? 10 Essentials to pack in your Hospital Bag

Well, at the time of writing this article I am 8 days away from my due date!   This post contains affiliate links And I had certainly hoped to share our happy news with you before now. But, alas between homeschooling (and graduating another child), morning sickness and my … [Read more...]

3 Tips to Makeover Your Linen Closet

Ah, with warmer temperatures approaching and the exodus of winter, many of us are starting to fire up our spring cleaning project list.   Some posts contain affiliate links see my disclosure policy   I’ve been tackling our linen closet in phases, and I'm so excited to share it … [Read more...]

Making a Mobile Office with Thirty One & Giveaway

Before we moved last summer, our office was in the finished basement.  Which also served as our family room and play area for our tribe. Now, I'm sure I don't have to tell you that having a large indoor space for children to play is a blessing.  But (you knew that was coming, didn't you?), there … [Read more...]

Taming the Perpetual Paper Piles

I am amazed at how much paper fills my office trash can each week. Even more sobering is the amount of paper that ends up on my desk taking up precious work space. Over the summer my husband & I purchased new desks for our home office.  Ideally, my new desk would provide more work space.  But … [Read more...]

Packing for children using Ziplock bags

Some posts contain affiliate links We've taken one too many family trips where I was up into the wee hours of the morning packing.  And not because I procrastinate.  I just didn't have a good system . Or I was trying to  accomplish too much before we left town. Maybe I'll write about the traps … [Read more...]