Let’s face it, there are not enough shallow materialist tchotchkes in the world to fill the void in your soul. Your house, though? Yeah, that’s pretty dang full. You’re running out of room, and fast! It’s enough to make a person want to put their house up for sale and move to some faraway, isolated, snow-shrouded paradise. So, like, Canada? Before you start looking at Banff homes for … [Read more...] about 4 Tips to Declutter Your Space
It doesn’t feel great to be caught up in a completely chaotic situation, where you can’t make heads or tails of what’s going on around you, and where you are constantly struggling against the frightening feeling that everything is spiraling downwards. Image by mbll from Pixabay There are many situations in life that can cause us to feel lost in chaos in this way – ranging from divorce to the … [Read more...] about 3 Tips for Finding a Bit of Stability Amidst Chaos
Managing a home and family is hard work! Whether it’s just you and your spouse or a whole troop of kids, there are plenty of ways to keep your house and family organized. Read on for some awesome, easy organization tips. Make the Daily Chore List Fun There are some things that just have to get done, like dusting, cleaning up the kitchen, and vacuuming. But you don’t have to do everything on your … [Read more...] about Household Hero: Tips to Keep Your House and Family Organized
In simple terms, YES! When you become a mom for the first time, everything is brand new and your world completely changes. Gone are the days where you can leave the house by simply getting your keys and going outside, without diapers, wipes, and bags full of everything you may need for the baby. There may be one thing that you didn’t really have in your life BC (before children). And that is … [Read more...] about Is a Daily Routine Important For Your Child?
It’s an odd fact that, in a period of history when we have more luxuries available to us than ever before, and an entire spectrum of industries focused around providing us with comfort and entertainment during our free time — many of us find that we seem to have scarcely any free time at all to enjoy. Some of this is a natural consequence of long working hours, zero-hour contracts, and various … [Read more...] about 3 Tips for Mastering Your Free Time
Moving house is an exciting experience for a family, but it can also be an exhausting and emotional experience for you, your partner, and even your kids. Perhaps you’re sad about leaving friends or other loved ones behind (even though you can still visit them, of course). Perhaps you’re simply sad about the idea of saying goodbye to a house which has given you so many important memories, even if … [Read more...] about Making Life Easier For Your Family When Moving House
It’s unfortunate that no matter how much hard work we put into making our homes look beautiful, there are always going to be those essential but unattractive household eyesores bringing the place down, or are there? Things like wiring and water heaters are undoubtedly essential, and we can’t just get rid of them, but there are things we can do to hide them away so that they don’t detract from our … [Read more...] about Household Eyesores and How to Hide Them
It never fails ... every year about this time I get on this huge organization, clean everything, purge everything kick that drives my family nuts. I want everything organized and neat and tidy, with a home for everything and everything in place. I've been compiling a wish list over on Amazon of things that I want. A lot of the same products I can find on Wish (or similar) so I go with whichever … [Read more...] about 14 Kitchen Organization Tools You Need
Does it ever feel as though your home is in a state of near-constant chaos and you cannot imagine keeping your home running like clockwork? If it does, you're certainly not alone. Plenty of people every day feel as though they're constantly struggling to keep their home in some kind of order. Which raises the question: is it actually possible to keep your home neat and organized? Well, the answer … [Read more...] about Keep Your Home Running Like Clockwork!
When it comes to home management, many of us have different ideas of perfection. The standards of tidiness and cleanliness that we set for ourselves vary and what one person might think of as clean and tidy may differ greatly from another's. However, regardless of your standards, have you ever considered how “clean” and “tidy” are different words often used in the same sentence. This is because … [Read more...] about Understanding the Difference Between Clean and Tidy
We are honored today to share a post with you written by Ruth Soukup, Founder of Living Well, Spending Less. Ruth is a writer, speaker, and entrepreneur, as well as the New York Times bestselling author of Living Well Spending Less: 12 Secrets of the Good Life. Through her popular blog, she encourages a million and a half monthly readers to follow their dreams and reach their goals, sharing … [Read more...] about How to Profit from Your Passion in 30 Minutes or Less Each Day
It’s hard to know what to take with you and what to leave behind when you are moving house. On average, people move house five times before they turn 30 and three more times after that, which means by the time you have reached 70 you might have moved homes up to eight times. This is not a small number, considering the fact that moving always comes with a degree of stress and uncertainty. “Have I … [Read more...] about Moving House? Here’s What You Need to Consider