The Perfect Christmas Dinner and Just How to Make It

The perfect Christmas dinner! Get a menu, recipes for the main course and sides and free, printable timeline. Christmas dinner? Done!

Did you see my awesome Thanksgiving timeline?  Probably not as there were about a million others online!  But, guess what?  I could only find a few timelines for Christmas dinner, so I got busy making my own.  Because you’re special, I’m going to share it with you, along with a yummy menu, sure to please […]

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Stop Waiting for a Money Miracle and Be Your Own Hero!

Stop waiting for a money miracle and be your own hero! Take control of your budget today with free printables. Personal finance doesn't have to be scary.

If only, someday, when I hit the lottery, when I get a promotion, when my husband gets a better job, when a rich uncle dies…Do any of these excuses sound familiar?  Have you been waiting for a money miracle instead of managing the money you already have?  Do you even have a rich uncle? The […]

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Look No Further for the 5 Best Free Holiday Planners

Free holiday planners put joy back into the season! Pages of printable lists and plans will help you stay organized.

The holiday season usually brings a mix of joy and dread!  This is go-time for moms.  We have to decide, plan and execute #allthethings. I’ve rounded up the five best free holiday planners for you to make this year a littler easier.  Some are more minimalist, some are loaded with every imaginable printable to help […]

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How to Cope When Disaster Strikes- Part II

How to cope when disaster strikes. Part II in a series about my experience of living through a natural disaster and how to cope with the aftermath.

What do you do when disaster strikes?  Fortunately, many will never be faced with a natural disaster.  But I was.  Last week, I shared my blow-by-blow account of living through Hurricane Florence.  At the end, I promised to give you strategies for coping with the emotional aftermath of a natural disaster.  Here goes… Find the […]

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Coping with the Emotional Aftermath of a Natural Disaster – Part I

Coping with the emotional aftermath of a natural disaster is a long and intense process.  It’s been 19 days since Hurricane Florence barreled ashore in Wilmington, North Carolina.  This was a record setting hurricane and dropped as much as 35 inches of rain in some parts of the state.  Florence also brought at least seven […]

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How to Make a Realistic Budget for Christmas

Make a realistic budget for Christmas and have a stress-free holiday!

  Does Christmas roll around and leave you scared and overwhelmed about the money you end up spending?  For so long, I had such a love-hate relationship with this holiday.  I loved all of the celebration but hated ending up in debt in January.  Creating a realistic budget for Christmas now will make December so […]

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How to Clean a Front Loading Washer

How to clean a front loading washer. Step-by-step tutorial will make you love your laundry room again!

  Aaaak, what’s that smell?!  Kinda sums up being a mom, right?  Let’s deal with that gross smell coming from your laundry room and find out how to clean a front loading washer. I know, super fun!  But, if you’re sick of your towels smelling like a rotting skunk, you gotta do it.  Okay, “rotting […]

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Top 10 Life Saving Back to School Organization Hacks

Life saving back to school organization hacks! Tips on morning routines, supplies, lunches, backpacks and clothes to make your school day run smoothly.

Are you ready for the kids to go back to school?  Yep, it’s time, right?  Chances are they’re ready too even if they don’t want to admit it.  Let’s get started on the right foot with some life saving back to school organization hacks! No. 1 – Printed Schedules Having a printed schedule to look […]

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