10 Steps to a Tidier Home, Inside and Out

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Now that daylight savings has come and gone, and spring has officially arrived, we are so ready for spring blooms and sunny skies. And with warmer temps and longer days, comes the inevitable spring cleaning. There’s something about the turn of a season that motivates us to clean house! If the thought of shaking out the dust of those area rugs or getting into the nitty-gritty of your baseboards makes your heart skip a beat (or gives you a minor panic attack), read on for our 10 steps to a tidier home. These tips will help give the normally neglected…

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The Answer to Long Winter Days Cooped Up Indoors: The 5 Minute Kid Chore Chart

The 5 Minute Kid Chore Chart

When kids are cooped up at home during the colder months, it can be hard on the whole family. From cabin fever to too-close quarters to kids’ constant cries of “I’m bored,” long winter weekends can be tough. Plus, because the cold weather keeps families indoors, it’s nearly impossible not to notice the inevitable mess that piles up around the house almost immediately upon kids entering the room. How can you motivate your child to participate in a productive and fun activity that not only helps break up the day, but also helps lend a hand with housework? Enter the…

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5 Tips to Hosting a Stress-Free Holiday Party

Picture of women and child - 5 tips to hosting a stress-free holiday party

The holidays are upon us. And with this time of year, many of us find our schedules filled with extra shopping, decorating, events, and perhaps even hosting. Between all of the holiday hoopla, hosting a party may seem like an absolute impossible task. Something that certainly helps is to remember the reason why you’re hosting in the first place – to enjoy friends and family together during this very joyous season. But with any event, there is a natural level of stress that may arise. Fear not. If you find yourself hosting a gathering, no matter how big or small, here…

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