21 Summer Time Management Hacks for MomMes and Kids

Make a summer to do list with your kids to get an idea of the things your kids want to do this summer. Pick a time to plan out your week every week. Consistent is my word for this year and if you start a planning habit and revisit your plans consistently you can makeContinue reading “21 Summer Time Management Hacks for MomMes and Kids”

Summer Reading List For MomMe

In keeping with the categories of the blog posts I’m sharing on this site here are a few books to help you stay entertained and informed over the summer. Education The Dyslexic Advantage by Drs. Brock and Fernette Eide One Room School House by Sal Khan Entertainment Something in the Water by Catherine Steadman BigContinue reading “Summer Reading List For MomMe”

Systems malfunction

Running is now into my daily life system some days are better than others but the miles I’ve gained so far this week mean I’ll pas 1,000 career miles by next week! If you’re having trouble changing your habits, the problem isn’t you. The problem is your system. Last year in September I read theContinue reading “Systems malfunction”

But without struggling…

Today on my list of things to write about it says I should share what people can most likely find you doing when you’re not at work. Motherhood doesn’t end and since I’m temporarily unemployed until the next school year, really I’m struggling right now to beat back the demons of wanting to sleep allContinue reading “But without struggling…”

How to Organize A Time-Saving Reusable Grocery Shopping List

Meal planning and grocery shopping are the bane of my existence most weeks. The number one problem I have is that there are some very picky eaters in my family. As much as I seem to be able to plan, I almost always am coming up short. In my quest in 2021 to get everythingContinue reading “How to Organize A Time-Saving Reusable Grocery Shopping List”

I struggle with it…

Cleaning is not my strong suit. I always talk about how I struggle with it, but today I felt really good about the work I accomplished in my living room. It looks habitable today, right? A rug is missing because we have a puppy who still seems to think peeing in the house is cute.Continue reading “I struggle with it…”

COVID crazies

When the school district this year made me choose my job or my kids as our COVID adventure stretched out past the year mark, I found myself trying to remember what I thought motherhood would be like when I was a little kid. It definitely wasn’t made up of half day of school for moreContinue reading “COVID crazies”

The whole house doesn’t have to be clean

I learned a long time ago in my marriage that there are certain spots in the house that trigger my husband’s clean or dirty off-on switch. Meaning that the whole house doesn’t have to be clean, but if these key areas are clean he believes somehow that the rest of the house is clean. CleaningContinue reading “The whole house doesn’t have to be clean”