DIY Christmas Ornaments: 7 Easy To Make Christmas Ornament Craft Ideas

Making homemade Christmas ornaments is a wonderful part of holiday tradition.  Each one has a story.  And every year they invite us to remember who made them, how long we’ve had them, and the memories attached.  So we’ve collected 7 adorable Christmas ornaments to make for you to consider. The tutorials we’re featuring here are simple to make and easy…

Self Care Tips & Ideas for When You Have Houseguests

Self care starts long before your houseguests arrive.  It pays off in big ways, but it isn’t complicated, expensive, or time-consuming. It even makes you a better host and helps create a better experience for your visitors.  Sound good?  Read on to see how you can take care of yourself while also taking care of your guests. Reduce Unnecessary Stress…

12 Beautiful & Free Printable Christmas Cards

Whether you want to save money on your Christmas budget this year, or you’re in a time crunch and need an extra card quickly, these printables give you some great options.  No need to fuss with design software … just print and fold! Our own free printable Christmas card is gray and white with a playful design.  If you like…

How I Solved 7 Annoying Household Challenges

Sometimes all you need is the right product to solve an organizing dilemma.  It can be big.  More often they are small.  Here’s 7 chronic organizing challenges and the products I found that turned them around.  This post contains affiliate links. For more information, see my affiliate disclosures page. Bigso Oskar Document Storage Box solution to > Piles of Loose…

A Simple Guide to Preparing for Houseguests

Do you love to host overnight guests in your home, or do you practically break out in a cold sweat at the thought of it?  Every single situation is unique, with it’s own particular challenges and solutions.  But if houseguests are in your future, here’s a guide to basic preparations that will help get you organized and make your guests…

School Year Fact Sheet – Free Printable

It feels good to know you’ve got all your child’s school information in one place, easy to find in a hurry and handy when you need it. Create one for each child and fill in the details at the beginning of the school year.  When the time comes and you don’t have to go looking for a phone number, name,…

How to Read More Books, Even If You Think You’re Too Busy

There’s nothing like a good book.  I used to spend hours getting lost in a well-told story or digging into a subject that interested me.  But as life happened, reading began to feel like a luxury I didn’t have time for.  Fortunately, I’m learning that’s not the case at all!  So join me in finding a balance and getting back…

Easy Tricks to Organize and Store Your Scarves

Scarves are a tricky item to keep tidy, unless you know how, then it’s a breeze.  Maybe you’ve tried putting them on hangers or folding them neatly in a drawer or on a shelf.   But before long they are back to that big mixed-up pile again.  It’s as if they just don’t want to stay put. We’ll show you how…