That Last OK

In the article 13 Common Parenting Tips the Experts Think It’s OK to Ignore, one of the 13 stuck out to me. We recently had a “come to Jesus” meeting with my daughter and son. They seemed to think that when we tell them to do something it’s us ASKING for them to do it.Continue reading “That Last OK”

Start your day right…

Google Calendar is my Bible right now since regular activities are coming back into existence as we come out of the COVID times. A great trick I recently discovered is that you can get a daily agenda sent to you in your email inbox. It’d be great to print out and post for the familyContinue reading “Start your day right…”

Strategies that take some of the time and pain away

WHO HERE IS A FAN OF SHORTCUTS? 👋Raises Hand 👋 While I don’t believe there is any magic potion you can drink that brings you a totally clean home. There are strategies that take some of the time and pain away. Can I get an Amen 🙌? ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ Yes, getting support can help you understandContinue reading “Strategies that take some of the time and pain away”

MomMe Productivity Tips

The main two components to staying on top of things are managing: To do list Calendar(s) To Do List The main thing that a to do list can help you with is focus. To learn more about to do list read the following… Calendar(s) Digital calendars have revolutionized the productivity scene. Moms everywhere are takingContinue reading “MomMe Productivity Tips”

My MomMe AH-HAH moment!

Today I was researching a blog post for the end of the year and found the concept of life categories. Yes the term is familiar but the concept I learned was so simple I had a big ah-hah moment because I’d never thought about them the way that Dave Ramsey talks about them! What areContinue reading “My MomMe AH-HAH moment!”

Life Skills – How to Reconcile a Checkbook

Money matters are something us moms are in charge of but after talking to my kids I realized just how many money skills aren’t taught in school. So here is my share for today in case you’ve forgotten how to reconcile your checkbook: When was the last time you reconciled your checkbook?

21 Common Sense Things Moms Should Know in 2021

I love my Facebook Mommy Groups, but there are an unending list of common sense things that are asked about in them. In the spirit of Pinterest, the repetitiveness inspired me to make this quick list to consolidate months of reading for you into one nice neat package. Here, to start off 2021 with aContinue reading “21 Common Sense Things Moms Should Know in 2021”

A secret ingredient that will change your stir fry cooking game

Drum roll please… Due to a lucky discovery, I have figured out the secret to making a Chinese inspired fried rice dish taste professionally cooked! Stir fried rice is a very easily manipulated recipe. It’s something you can throw together using rice and anything else you want to put into it. It can be aContinue reading “A secret ingredient that will change your stir fry cooking game”

TMI I know, but believe me you’ll be glad you don’t have to clean up toddler poop from their rooms!

Have you ever seen a toddler straight jacket? I guess I shouldn’t call it that. It sounds cruel and I’m sure that horrible horror movie images come to mind but it’s basically what my solution is for keeping a kid in their diaper at night. When your diaper baby starts to break out of theirContinue reading “TMI I know, but believe me you’ll be glad you don’t have to clean up toddler poop from their rooms!”

How to Absolutely Use Google Calendar Like a Pro

A few years ago I wrote a great post called How to Absolutely Spring Break Like a Pro and it got me to think about what kinds of things I know how to do like a pro.   As a mom I’m more of a renaissance man, but one thing I know I’m good at isContinue reading “How to Absolutely Use Google Calendar Like a Pro”