Monthly archives for July, 2015

Cleaning Out Our Hearts, Daily

Cleaning Out Our Hearts, Daily

Someone near and dear to me is in the throes of planning the most important day of her life – her wedding. As I’ve been helping in little ways, memories of when I was in that season of my life have flooded back from the not-so-distant past a few years back. While our day was […]

Managing Your “Home Away From Home” –...

Managing Your “Home Away From Home” – Staying Organized While Traveling

We are on the road for a short trip so I can attend a national convention for my home-based business, Mary & Martha. Just recently having finished 8 months of living in hotels while our belongings were in storage, I feel like I have learned a thing or two by making my own mistakes and […]

Healthy Family Initiative

Healthy Family Initiative

Part of living a healthy, happy life and having the energy to keep up a home is staying active with regular exercise. But sometimes there are so many obstacles to working out. “The weather is too hot/cold to get outdoors.” “I can’t take my baby to the gym.” “We don’t have a jogging stroller.” “I’m […]

“So, what do you do?”

“So, what do you do?”

Last night I was at a social event where I didn’t know anyone. On two occasions, while I was chatting it up with some nice folks, the question of occupation came up. “So what do you do?” they asked. To which I responded, “Nothing… well I stay home with our 1 year old daughter.” Later […]

“How’s that working out f...

“How’s that working out for you?”

It’s been a few weeks now since I implemented and shared the new organizational tools I developed to keep me focused during the day. If you’ve been following along, right about now you might be wondering, “How’s that working out for you?” I am so glad you asked! So far I have loosely stuck to […]