What is Brinner? Why it’s breakfast for dinner. It is super easy and offers family benefits.
Cabinet #1 Good morning! I hope that you all are surviving the week. Today I want to tell you about my first dip into organizing my kitchen. Just like with Rowan’s room, I broke the process down into simple steps. This time there were only 4! Luckily for me, one section of cabinets only took […]
Waking up is hard to do but with this extra motivation, you can I think I will be able to get more done and not feel so rushed.
I admit, I haven’t made my bed for years, I figured no one sees it but my husband and I, so what’s the big deal. (Sorry mom!) I never thought about my unmade bed during the day, and I never considered how not making the bed could affect my mental well-being or my ability to […]
Yesterday was a flurry of activity at our house. Rowan started 7th grade and Liam is now a Senior (where does the time go?) Neither of them really wanted to go back to school, but when they came home they reported that it was nice to see their friends, and even if they won’t own […]
Childhood Cancer Awareness Month Our lovely daughter Rowan became the second child in our family in May 2007. Everything about her was normal. Ten fingers, ten toes, pinch-able cheeks and a solid appetite. After her third birthday, we celebrated with family and followed it up with a great trip to Williamsburg, VA. What we didn’t […]
Time to clean! Start time, 11 am. Focused on the floor. Picking up all the garbage clothes and food bowls. Ended with starting the first of many loads of laundry, vacuuming and spraying extra strength Febreeze on the carpet. I thought only boys had stinky rooms! As a reminder, this is what I started with. […]
How do you help your child when they get really messy? I came up with 5 simple steps that I hope will help when we tackle that problem.
Today is a beautiful day! Outside my window that is. I would love to be outside enjoying the weather, because here in Minnesota, you have to enjoy every last warm day, because, winter is coming. Other than enjoying the weather, I would much rather be outside, because inside all around my desk are post-its. My […]
Life is really simple, but we insist on making it complicated. – Confucius Simplify. How does that one word make you feel? To me, it fills me with both dead and hope. When I think about that word, it makes me reflect on not just my surroundings, but my emotional state also. Can I simplify? […]