Lifestyle

Balancing home, health and happiness.
From building a business and managing finances,
to DIY projects and taking care of your health and home.

Quick Tips for Taking Halloween Pics

Halloween pictures are some of my favorite pictures to take each year.  Kids love showing off their costumes, and after all of the time and money spent on them, I love documenting them.  After all, Halloween co...
move like a pro

Extensive List of Tips to Help You Pack and Move Like a Pro

The last time we moved, we had 2 weeks between move-in day and our daughter K's birthday party. The moving truck was scheduled at 8am on March 4th, and by March 18th guests would be showing up for her party at 1:45. No pressure. 14 days to get moved, unpacked,...
Woman with a plan

Get Organized: Be a Wo(MAN) with a PLAN!

As a full-time student, employee and mom who also runs a small business, homeschools full time, volunteers and juggle about a dozen other things on a daily basis... I'm a busy mama! I know, I sound crazy! I...

How to Save for College as a Single Mother

Being a single mother presents so many extra issues when it comes down to raising a child.  There’s no extra person there to pick your child up from school, no one to help you discipline them, and there’s also no one there to split the cost of higher education...

20 Weird but Genius Products For Busy Mamas Like You

Sometimes while perusing the online shelves of Amazon, I'll come across something that looks so ridiculous I have no idea why people would purchase it. That is, until I read the reviews. Many of those crazy products are actually really useful to busy mamas...