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hell hath no fury like a kid finding art in the recycle

KIDS’ ARTWORK: KEEP IT FROM TAKING OVER YOUR HOUSE

Little did I know when my heart swelled with happiness with my son Charles’ first scribbles from daycare that one day these same projects and papers – this childhood artwork – would literally take over my house. I won’t lie, I still love looking through my boys’ papers, however, then, I want to recycle 99% […]

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a lazy mom’s guide to a clean (enough) house

I’m convinced that cleaning schedules on Pinterest are designed to make me feel bad about the state of my house. I know I’m not the only mom who has hung a lovely little printable cleaning schedule on my fridge in a fit of delusion. These typically include crazy ideas like vacuuming every day. Or vacuuming any day. But […]

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the messy mom’s guide to a clean(er) house…and a more peaceful life

 I have tried everything. I’ve printed off those adorable cleaning charts from pinterest. I’ve tried to do lists, writing cleaning jobs in my planner, weekend naptime cleaning parties with my super-good-sport-of-a-hubby. I’ve read cool blogs. I’ve pinned gobs of cleanspiration. Cleaning. Just. Doesn’t. Come. Easy. For. This. Momma. Since I haven’t been gifted with the […]

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