By Trisha Novotny Between purchasing school items and getting the children back into the school routine, gearing up for back-to-school can be a very busy and stressful time. It’s important to purchase items and set schedules that will help ease the madness and transition the family from summer fun to school season. Click here to […]
Organize your kids homework or art supplies with this fun chalk painted DIY your self project from IHeart Organizing. Click here for Jens complete how to instructions and more fabulous pictures of this project.
By: Tisha Novotny I don’t know why, but all of my children have enjoyed the adventure ofhosting garage sales during the summer. Maybe it is the fun of pretending theyhave a store or the idea that they are making extra money. I, on the other hand,look at hosting garage sales as a lot of work. […]
MOM Tip: 7 of my favorite things to keep in my car.1. Blanket2. Water Bottles3. Snacks4. Wet Wipes /Hand Sanitizer5. Flashlight6. Plastic bags7. Activity box for kids/ MOM Bag with book, magazines. What is your Favorite thing to keep in your car?
By Trisha Mychildren’s activities can become a scheduling nightmare. Given theoverwhelming pile of papers from all of their extra-curricularactivities and school schedules, the lists of to do’s and items the need seem to quickly create chaos in our home. I have recently been looking for additional ways to organize my familywith what we will […]
A few weeks ago on our weekly Webcast I told you about one of my all time favorite DIY kits that Lori one of our 24/7 MOMS team members made me a few years ago – The DIY Birthday Card Kit. Maybe you are like me and you don’t like to spend $3-$5 on greeting […]
By Trisha When I think of my role as a mother and the many daily tasks to accomplish, I often wish I had eight arms like an octopus to assist me in my multitasking day. But you and I both know that isn’t possible, so how can I gain more arms and hands to help […]
By Trisha After the school bell rings and your car turns into the “kid taxi,” going from one activity to the next, it often means dinner and homework on the go. To simplify the homework on the go and your children saying, “I need a pencil. I need a ruler,” create a do-it-yourself (DIY) on-the-go […]
By Trisha I have a couple of crafty children living in my house who love to create art pieces and inventions, using their craft supplies. After many days of hearing, “where is my glue?” and “where are my crayons?” I decided to organize all their supplies. This serves to simplify their lives and mine as […]
Years ago I created the Novotny Christmas planner (binder) to organize and keep track of our families Christmas celebrations. Using my planner (binder) has allowed me to keep track each year of who I bought for, what I gave them, what traditions we celebrated, activities we participated in, recipes we used and even pictures of […]