Creating a Babysitting Notebook

This is the final post in the Back to School Series. The last post I talked about how you can have your family room double as a playroom in a way that works for both the kids and the adults. Check it out here. Today I’m talking about a babysitting notebook. A...

Using Your Family Room as a Playroom

Not many of us have the space to be able to have a separate family room and playroom so here are two ways that you can effectively have one space function as both. CHOOSE DOUBLE DUTY FURNITURE The first thing to do is to choose furniture that can be adapted for...

How to Create a Family Drop Zone

Most people have some place in their home where as they walk in they drop what they came in with. This could be your purse, the mail, keys, or the kids backpacks. This spot is your family’s ‘drop zone’. Oftentimes this spot is considered a clutter hotspot that you...

Organizing Homeschool Records

I had a couple of readers ask for some resources on how to get their homeschool records organized so I’ll be touching on that today. If you are considering or you are currently homeschooling your children there is a lot of record keeping involved. First, let’s talk...

Learn to Organize the Kid’s Clothes

Last week I talked about organizing the kid’s playroom over on Mommy Gorgeous. So now let’s talk about how to tackle kid’s clothes. First you will want to gather every piece of clothing together and sort into four piles: Trash, Donate, Store, and...