Bloggers, Yes you should hire your kids!

Bloggers, Hire Your Kids

As a working mom and blogger, I often find it difficult to get everything that I need or want to do done.  My mind often runs 100 miles per hour with great ideas, but the time to implement those ideas just isn’t there.  Since I am out of school for summer (I’m a teacher) I […]

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Moms can make money by helping other moms.

How Moms Can Make Money Helping Other Moms

If it’s one thing moms can do it is stick together. Making life run smoothly with kids, home and career can be a tall order. Communicating with other moms helps to ease the stress. If you are looking for a business venture, why not make money helping moms just like yourself? What will you offer […]

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Make healthy school lunches for high schoolers with these 7 ideas.

Healthy School Lunches for Your High Schooler

Though I don’t quite have a teenager, I know that many people struggle with feeding their kids lunch for school no matter what the age. I struggle with my 11 year old son because he’s a BIG eater.   It might be a little harder to know exactly what he (or she) is eating when you’re […]

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Step one in FLYLady is the shiny sink. This is the only part of FLYLADY I have used in my own spring cleaning strategy. I can help you develop your own spring cleaning strategy.

Spring Cleaning Ideas

I’ll be the first to admit that cleaning is not my forte. If I had a choice between doing anything and cleaning I’d choose anything but cleaning. However, it is a necessary evil and I do wish that I could do better. So, I’m striving to do just that. Plus it is spring and everyone […]

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A Biblically Based Decision Making Process

I will be the first to admit that I struggle with making decisions.  I tend to go down many a rabbit trail or wild goose chase before I land on the right decision.  My mind goes wild with so many thoughts and ideas that I struggle to choose the one which is right.  Above all, […]

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Teaching Kids about Violence

It isn’t difficult to find violence in our society today, unfortunately it is all over the news stations and even on the sitcoms that flood our TVs each evening.  Even more unfortunate is that it is showing up in our own communities, even in a small town.  My children experienced violence first hand this past […]

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10 Reasons to Be on a Budget

Being on a budget is not always fun, but it is always beneficial. However, I have been a budgeter since I was a newly wed, mostly out of necessity.  Though I have learned that using a budget instills organization into your financial life. Why should you consider using a budget? Here are ten reasons. 1. Knowing […]

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