I’m convinced that there’s nothing magic or special about people who always have a clean home. Usually, they just have really good habits. I am easily overwhelmed if our house gets too messy. Because of this, I work hard at maintaining and improving my daily “homemaking” habits. I’ve zeroed in on five daily habits that make […]
O man, it’s practically the middle of November! Raise your hand if you’ve got people coming over to your house for any of the holidays happening in the next two months. Even if you don’t have people coming over for an official holiday party, I bet you’ll still have friends or family dropping by. It […]
It’s crazy how much dirty laundry Austin and I can create in a week. I totally understand why families with kids can easily get overwhelmed! We just moved out of our house with a washer and dryer in the basement and into an apartment. The apartment does have laundry facilities, but they’re two floors down and […]
Some of the most popular posts on this here blog are the ones about decluttering! We’ve all got too much crap, right? Haha! Sometimes it feels like we’re just in a never-ending cycle of crap piling up, doing a major decluttering of the house, and then the crap gradually piling up again. Well, I don’t like […]
Confession time: Our TV is on a lot. I love the idea of living without a TV and spending all of our time outside and/or playing board games, but it’s just not going to happen any time soon. We do spend a lot of time outside and we do play games together, but we also […]
By being more mindful and glancing around to see what can be picked up throughout the day, your house will feel so much better and cleaning up won’t be as overwhelming.
Every weekend there are three chores on the top of my list that need to get done. Everything else on the list is not quite as vital because if I don’t get these three things done, my week will be all kerbobbled (that’s a real word – I promise). If you’ve never gotten these three chores done on the weekend, I recommend you try it. Your week will be so much less stressful and more relaxing with these things taken care of.