• How to Use a Monthly Bill Payment Tracker

    Growing up, I remember my mom sitting at the kitchen table with a stack of envelopes and the checkbook. The process seemed simple enough: Have a bill, write a check, mail it off. Easy peasy. Every bill arrived at your home and required its own paper trail to be paid…

  • Life Projects To-Do List

    Before our way of life changed due to COVID-19, I often said I wished I could pause the world for a few weeks just to catch up. The life of a mother is in so many ways, a never-ending high-speed train. Our physical and mental to-do lists can often feel…

  • Monthly Habit Tracker Printable

    Setting goals is something that is a great way to keep yourself driven and motivated and I love using a habit tracker to keep me on task. When it comes to accomplishing certain goals, often establishing new habits is necessary to achieve them. Whether it is de-cluttering your home or…

  • Creating a home binder

    How to Set Up Your Own Home Binder

    In many of my previous posts, I have discussed how mental clutter is a cause of incredible stress for many moms. With the continual to-do lists, grocery lists, meal plans, bill payments, household projects, and school schedules. Add to this the stress surrounding the current state of our lives, and…

  • How to Use Food Inventory Sheets

    Food inventory sheets are a tool I have used in our home for several years to help decrease food waste and make my shopping trips more efficient. In a past post, I spoke of how and why I developed these sheets in the first place and how helpful these sheets…

  • School at Home During COVID-19

    School at home is not something that was in the plans for many households around the world, but with COVID-19 it is happening in most homes. As more and more schools close to limit social contact, parents are trying to navigate their children’s schooling at home. In our house, Asher…

  • Birthday Party Planning

    8 Tips for Planning a Stress-Free Birthday Party

    When our oldest, Asher, was turning one year old, I felt an overwhelming pressure to plan the perfect first birthday party. Hours. and I do mean HOURS, were spent, leading up to the day scouring Pinterest for ideas, creating invitations and decorations by hand, baking his cake and preparing food,…

  • Household Inventory Sheets

    Have you ever been at the store checkout, certain you have picked up everything your family needed, only to get home and realize the family is running low on something for the home… tissues, toilet paper, or window cleaner? I have and the frustration is almost palpable! In my last…

  • 31 Day Autumn Declutter

    Have you ever found yourself standing in the living room with toys strewn at your feet? Is laundry piled high on the couch? Dishes filling the sink and dishwasher? And you feel like your head is about to explode? You feel like you have spent all your time cleaning yet…

  • Family’s Favorite Meals Index

    Hello friends! If you are here for the first time you can read Part One and Part Two of the meal planning series. I recently shared a copy of the Weekly Meal Planner and Shopping List I use each week to plan my family’s meals and make shopping as pain-free…