The Perfect Homemaker

I CAN’T DO IT ALL I hurriedly made my bed this morning, wishing there were more hours in the day. Just a few minutes earlier, my five year old had asked me if I would teach him how to play the piano. I let out a longing sigh, wishing that it were possible for me […]

How to Find Time for Deep Cleaning When The Basics Are Never Finished

  Maybe I’m weird (don’t feel a need to voice your opinion on that), but I have a hard time getting to the deeper cleaning in my house. My husband says it’s because I’m a perfectionist (which also happens to be what Flylady says in her book.)  You’d never know I’m a perfectionist by looking […]

Homemaking When You’re Chronically Ill

I looked around at the kitchen counter that was covered in dirty dishes…again. “Oh, how I hate waking up to this mess, but I just couldn’t keep going last night,” I thought. My heart rate rose as I glanced into the laundry room and saw the pile of dirty clothes that was growing impossibly large.  Chances are that […]

One Surprising Way to Tame the Paper Clutter in Your Home

TAMING PAPER CLUTTER I’ve always felt fairly organized when it comes to paper clutter (probably because my husband pays the bills, so I just put them in a basket for him and forget about it!) But really, I have always read that you shouldn’t check the mail until you are ready to sort it, so […]

Time Management for the Busy Homemaker

​ “I can’t get it all done!”   “There’s too much to do in too little time!”   “I feel overwhelmed!”   Do you ever feel that way? Then you will definitely want to get in on this brand new course: Time Management for the Busy Homemaker     Since we don’t want to further […]

The Most Important Clutter To Remove From Your Life

Clutter. It steals so much from us. The more things we have, the more time it takes to maintain them. The more things we have to maintain and clean up, the less time we have for truly important things – our relationships with God and with others. Over the past couple months we’ve been laser-focused […]