Like Herding Cats

Doesn't that just describe much of our lives perfectly? Herding cats.   Lately that's how my life has felt. Chaotic and out of control. Like I have too many things to do and don't know where to begin. Overwhelmed? Oh yeah. So how do you get out of this mode? How … [Read more...]

5 Minutes or Less

Do you know how many things could be done around our house that take 5 minutes or less? Here's a quick list of some things around my house: Dust the return air vent that's all dusty and gross Wipe down any sink Throw those blankets at the bottom of the basement stairs into the wash … [Read more...]

An Epiphany in the Microwave

Today my husband and I spent a good part of our afternoon cleaning the house and just generally straightening up. We had let things go for a while  (do you ever do that?) and it was past time to get our act together. Now I know that in the past I've written about keeping up with the cleaning and … [Read more...]