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My name is Bernice and I am a mom of 4 grown children, and nana to 8. Read more...

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Never run out of diapers and wipes and toilet paper

never run out of diapers again

Amazon knows that parents are busy today trying to raise a family and run a household. That is one reason why they created the Amazon mom program. If you are not familiar with the program, watch the short video below and then read on for details how this program can save you time and money!

Amazon Mom members receive benefits such as three months of FREE

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10 posts for the overwhelmed and overworked mom

10 posts for the overwhelmed and overworked mom

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

For when you are exhausted

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

5 things to do when you are overwhelmed

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

10 steps to avoid a mental breakdown

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

8 reasons we don’t have enough time

 

 

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Overwhelmed with your house? (and your life?)

mom overwhelmed with the house

We are all different, us moms. We are all in different stages of our parenting. Some are married, some are not. Some work full-time outside the home, some work from home, some have their own business, and some devote the majority of their time to raising their family. (and none of those <– are better than the others)

There are some women who just seem to have it all

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28 Days to Hope for your Home challenge

28 days to hope accountability group

I have been a big fan of Nony over at A Slob Comes Clean. She has been open and honest about her struggles with keeping an even moderately clean house. And I would beg to wager that many of you are in the same boat. I know I was, especially when I had little (and not so little ones) at home.

So many of you are at your wit’s

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Top tips to clean quick for the holidays

tips to clean quick for christmas

When the holidays come around, everybody is scurrying about, trying to clean house fast, quick, and easy. I have several posts on this blog to help you do just that. Look below to pick which posts fits your situation the best!

 

Need to clean the whole house quickly (in an hour or 2) because the neighbors are dropping by? READ 10 ways to clean your house

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The down-and-dirty quick clean up trick

down and dirty clean up

Let’s just go ahead and admit it, our houses do not look like Better Homes and Gardens. If you’ve got kids, your house is lived in, and most likely looks like it. While we would like to have a cleaner house, and the time to actually CLEAN it, sometimes you just gotta get into crisis mode. (See 10 steps to clean your house fast)

Maybe a friend calls and

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Getting children to help with chores {infographic)

Guide to getting children to help do chores {infographic}

Although I have already written about it here (see: Teaching children to do their fair share around the house), when this infographic was sent to me, I just had to share it with my readers. Some good stuff on here.

NOTE: Also check out my post Using chore charts to reduce mom stress, as well as A Slob Comes Clean’s book Teaching Kids to Clean.

Also check

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10 things you never want to run out of

Never run out of these things

There are some things we just need to make sure we always have in our home. I know, we are spoiled, and these are first world problems, I get that.

That being said, here are 10 things I ALWAYS make sure we have in the house. Be sure to read to the end for some tips on making sure you don’t end hollering for some paper!

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Ahh, the American dream, and a cure

The American dream

Has your American dream turned into a nightmare?

A house, a car, or even 2 or 3 cars!

A riding mower.

Stainless steel appliances.

Flat screen TV, Wii gaming system.

Swimming pool, designer landscaping.

Four wheelers, dirt bikes.

Guns, paintball, airsoft.

Boat, jetskis.

Dinner out several times a week.

Karate, baseball.

Cheerleading, softball.

PTA, homework.

Checkups, sick days.

Vacations in high gear.

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Healthy Living Bundle Sale is back for an Encore Sale- Black Friday Weekend!

encore big picture

Did you miss the Ultimate Healthy Living Bundle the first time it came around? We’ve heard from so many people who were disappointed they missed out the first time around, that we’re happy to announce the Encore Flash Sale for Black Friday weekend only!

Don’t forget that my e-book, Find Your Balance, is part of The Ultimate Healthy Living Bundle, get yours now!

What’s in the Bundle?

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