What Motherhood Has Taught Me….

A mom shares lessons learned as she juggles her family and career….


house cleaning

House Sold on a Contingency… Life Hangs in the Balance….

A while back I posted that we were looking to move and had put our house on the market.  Keeping the house clean was no small feat with three very active kids (and one messy husband - sorry honey but... Continue Reading →

Butcher, baker, candlestick maker…

My "Mother" resume is growing.  Last week I unclogged the drain in the bathtub - all it took was some choice words, a lot of elbow grease, a mix of baking soda and vinegar, and then some good ol' Liquid... Continue Reading →

Words of wisdom….Pearls to Ponder….

Always try to put off cleaning your bathroom to last; while at the same time encouraging (or rather demanding) that all of the members of your household do whatever it is they need to do in there prior to your... Continue Reading →

Finding time to clean….use your resources….

  Whoever coined this phrase was seriously delusional.  While I can only speak for myself, if my house embodied these verbal statements I wouldn't consider myself a good mom but rather one who clearly wasn't utilizing all of her resources (hello....the... Continue Reading →

When mommy needs some sleep….

I freely admit that I have been burning the candle at both ends and it's starting to show.  With the kids back in school I've added overseeing homework (just shoot me now) and making lunches to my already lengthy list... Continue Reading →

I swear I just cleaned my house….

   Every night before I head to bed I clean my house.  There is something both therapeutic and OCD about my evening ritual; however truth be told, I just can't sleep knowing that there is a mess lurking downstairs.  While... Continue Reading →

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