Julie Cole I used to look at my dining room and think “why?” There it was — a formal dining room with a big, beautiful table where absolutely no actual dining takes place. As a business owner and busy mother to five small children, formal dining does not take priority in my life. If […]
It’s wise to start teaching children to help around the house with assigned chores when they’re young. They can be taught to participate and feel a part of the family effort as young as age two or three. Children take pride in doing chores, and the tasks instill a sense of responsibility that can serve […]
Stay organized with paying your bills with this printable. Just note all your monthly bills on this printable and organize by due date. Click here to get this FREE Monthly Bill Payment Checklist Printable from A Mom’s Take.
Back to School Tip: The After School Schedule Board Help your kids to have after school organization by using a framed chalk board or white board. Write out their daily after school schedule and begin teaching them to be responsible to follow-it. Hang this in a place where they can view it easily. ( Kitchen, […]
It’s a known fact I love check lists and I believe they keep a family running efficiently, at least this family of 7. Over the years I created paper check lists that I would print out daily or weekly and place on individual clip boards for my children to help them stay organized and remember […]
The big yellow bus is about to pull up for the new school year, and that means big changes to the family routine and lots of new things on your to-do list. Kati Chevaux, organizational expert and editor at Cozi.com, the No. 1 online and mobile family calendar, recommends breaking down back-to-school preparation into simple […]
As a mom we often have a variety of tools and resources that help us to organize our families. One of those tools I have used over the years to organize my mom world are Post-it Notes. Actually if there was such a things as Post-it note addiction I would definitely be diagnosed with it. […]
Image source Juggling both children and a career can be very hard work. So, have you considered working from home? It is a fantastic option for moms who need flexible working. Employers are wising up to the fact that parents need more support that they have been getting in the past. As a result, […]
MOM Tip: Make a quick and easy emergency first aid kit for your purse when you are on the go. Filled with the most important medicines you and your family will need. Click here for this tip from Kandy Kreations.
Fridges are a pretty useful appliance and most family kitchens have one. They keep our food cold, whatever the weather, and if you are lucky, they also provide a constant source of ice for your drinks. But another thing fridges do is act as a convenient surface to stick things on. Fridges are made from […]