Fruit Fluff

  With the few days of warmth we’ve had in the last few weeks, it’s made me ready for Summer!!  Well, at least Spring!  Burgers, Brats, Steak and Hot dogs are very popular on our grill when we can wheel that grill out of the garage!! The recipe that I’m sharing today is such a […]

Organizing a Kid’s Bathroom Closet

  One of the spaces in our home that was really bothering me was a bathroom that my son and daughter share.  I think I’ve already shared that my daughter does not want to live the minimalist lifestyle…she LOVES her beauty products!!  So, keep in mind that this closet contains an obscene amount of shampoo, […]

How We Keep Our Marriage Strong

I suppose that you’re expecting to hear the same old, same old things like having a weekly date night or never going to bed angry in order to have a strong marriage.  Well, there have been PLENTY of times that we have gone to bed, not exactly feeling the most loving toward each other, and […]

No official blog this week….

Hello friends! There won’t be an official blog this week due to the fact that I have a cold (thanks to hubby- he likes to share!) I’m resting this week and I’ve gone through way too many boxes of kleenex, but I’m on the mend!! Next week I will be writing about what keeps our […]

The Power Hour

THE POWER HOUR…..doesn’t that sound majestic and mighty??  Maybe even magical!! I have something to confess…..I like to watch cleaning videos on YOUTUBE.  Embarrassing, I know!  Somehow and in some way it motivates me to clean!  Watching Hoarders on tv does the same thing to me- only I gag a little just watching that show!!! […]

Starbucks “Secret Menu” Frappuccinos!

Did you know that Starbucks has a secret menu??  Well, it does!  As usual, my kids keep me up on the latest trends and sayings- I love that!  One day my daughter ordered a Cotton Candy Frappaccino at Starbucks and I just looked at her and then looked at the menu and then looked back […]

5 Steps to Increased Productivity

source If you’re just joining me now, it might be a good idea to go back and read post 1 and post 2 in this series.   Today we are going to talk about PRODUCTIVITY.  What does it mean to you?  To me, it means getting tasks done in the least amount of time so […]

5 Steps to Organize a Space

What does being organized mean to you?? For me, being organized means finding things that I need quickly.  To do that, everything needs to have a home, so I can find it!  Being organized might mean something totally different to you!  Maybe it means not being embarrassed when someone drops by the house unannounced.  It […]

5 Steps to De-Cluttering

source Anyone who knows me knows that I get all “geeked up” about any article on Organizing ! I am passionate about simplifying things in my life to reduce stress and produce CALM in my house and in my head.  One of my organizing mentors (Lisa Woodruff) wrote an article that I really love.  She […]

Winter Favorites 2017

It’s been a while since I’ve shared some of my favorite things, so here’s what I’m loving this Winter! Let’s talk breakfast!  I’m a morning person and I wake up hungry- sometimes HANGRY! I kind of rotate through breakfasts and I shared one of my favorites last week, Peanut butter overnight oats.  Egg white and […]