• Spring Cleaning

    Spring Cleaning 2021: Changing Of Plan

    Spring is fast approaching. As such, I’m getting the itch to start Spring Cleaning 2021. This year, however, I’m accepting the season of life and instead of trying to force my usual plan for Spring Cleaning 2021 (see links to those checklists below), I’m instead tackling in a whole different way. Each month through the year I’m focusing on a couple large deep clean and/or purge projects, alongside all my usual weekly and monthly chores. So, for example, in the month of January all the hard floors in our house got a good hand scrub along with the baseboards. For February I’m doing a drastic purge of all my kids’…

  • Vision Board: 2021

    You might remember that last year I gave up on New Years Resoltions and set out to, instead, create a vision board. If you don’t remember, or you missed it all together, here is the link to that article where you will find details about why I chose a vision board versus resolutions, how vision boards work (it’s science!), and ideas for getting started. As 2020 draws nearer to a close, I’ve been reflecting over my vision board for the past year…created without any pandemic in mind…and am finding A LOT of what I envisioned for how I wanted to be, feel and accomplish still holds true for 2021. Instead…

  • Table Stations: Part 4

    It’s been a while since we’ve had some full-on table stations going on at our house. The weather has been so nice that we’ve been outside a LOT but my preschool aged kids are also back with the sitter during the week now that the world is opening back up a bit. By the time they get home we are either back outside running off the last bit of wiggles (ha! like they ever run out!) or if they ask to watch a show I generally oblige because I usually have dinner to get made and they don’t get a whole lot of screen time while at the sitters anyway.…