I have such a treat for you today! I asked some of my blogging friends for some advice. 53 of them responded! These women (and one man) are so organized – I am inspired to redouble my own efforts at an organized Christmas season. What is your best tip for staying organized during the holidays? 1.
When I say menu, do you groan? You probably already know that a good meal plan can save you a whole lot of time and money. I mean, we’re all about planning ahead and saving time in the kitchen around here, right? Still, it can be overwhelming to think ahead about what you’re going to eat for
Do paper piles make you crazy? Maybe you’re wondering the best way to store all that paper. What papers should you keep and which ones can you safely recycle? Let me take a moment and talk about organizing paperwork. All these questions are answered in this mega post on how to organize paperwork like
Getting started on an organizing project or task may seem like a daunting job, especially if you are short on time, money or energy. We’ve all been there and it’s a frustrating place to be!But it doesn’t have to be that way.When you subscribe to the Early Bird Mom newsletter, I’ll send you my
Do you ever feel like you just can’t get a handle on all the things going on during the week? Maybe you’ve got a bunch of appointments or a to-do list that just never ends. Maybe you keep meaning to get to a particular project but by the time the weekend rolls around, you’re
Would you answer a quick question? I’ve got a lot of ideas swirling around in my head about what to write about. But the thing is that I want to write whatever helps you the most. So that’s what I need to know: what is your biggest obstacle right now to becoming more organized?
Throughout my career as a stay-at-home (and work-at-home) mom, I have tried several times to follow a strict schedule. I’m a reader and a planner. I read all the popular books on creating a schedule for your homeschool and your household. I created a flurry of colored post-its and endlessly moved them around so
(Note: Affiliate links are present. Please see my full disclosure. Thanks for supporting this site!) Today I am joining in with a bunch of other bloggers to show you ALL the food we will eat during a one-week period. Why are we doing this? Well, for me, it’s a really interesting exercise to gather
I am a high-tech kind of girl. I love my iPad. We have 5 active computers in the house and I can quickly hop on to any of them with a myriad of apps and tools that make my life easier. I like finding the most efficient way to do things. But when it comes
I have a love-hate relationship with menu planning – I love it when I have a menu and it’s easy to follow; I don’t really love sitting down and planning it. Today I’m over at Money Saving Mom (my second guest post!) talking about my 10 minute meal-planning strategy. Read the full post here… Photo by