What to do when your two year old locks you out?
Feb23

What to do when your two year old locks you out?

I don’t know if this has ever happened to you, but it happened to me for the first time on Thursday evening. My husband was out of town and it was one of those rare warm night in San Francisco. I was playing with both my kids, Ryan who is one and Jt who is two almost three on the deck outside our kitchen. We were having a great time, when all of the sudden my two year old Jt runs into the house, grabs the sliding glass door and shuts...

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Top 25 Cleaning Printables
Feb10

Top 25 Cleaning Printables

Do you ever find yourself spinning around and around your house like some sort of human tornado trying to keep up with your family’s messes?  My husband is always laughing at me saying that I have some sort of diagnosable attention issue when it comes to cleaning and organizing.  I call it multi-tasking but if he wants to give it a go I tell him then have at it! Funny this usually gets him to step up his game.   I used to deep down...

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Dust Off Those Cobwebs and Sell Your Old Paraphernalia
Feb09

Dust Off Those Cobwebs and Sell Your Old Paraphernalia

Kids grow fast. That’s no secret. It seems like you just bought them that adorable outfit or those really necessary cleats for soccer when suddenly they’re too tight. Growing children are a good thing, but it gets expensive! Sometimes it seems that the only way to keep your kid’s closet stocked without being stuffed is to buy and sell gently loved clothing, which, when you think about it, is actually a great idea....

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Inspiration Printables
Feb09

Inspiration Printables

What is inspirational to you?  What makes your brain tick and your heart squeeze with joy?  I believe that inspiration is in our soul.  It is what beats deep within ourselves and makes us unique.  I think as people we are always seeking motivation and what is better than motivational quotes and sayings that we can live by?  Inspiration can come from all kinds of places.  You can find it by creating a new craft or discovering a new way...

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Kids Play Hard So Buy Clothes You Don’t Mind Getting Dirty
Feb06

Kids Play Hard So Buy Clothes You Don’t Mind Getting Dirty

Most kids are rowdy to some degree, and all kids get messy. Kids play rough and are really hard on their clothes. That’s why, if you’re a money saving mom, you need to buy sturdy, reliable kids clothing that you don’t mind getting messy. Your kids should have separate clothes for school, special occasions, and for playing, because play is when they get the dirtiest. A money saving mom will consider consignment to...

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