Never-ending Housework

You’ve seen the memes. “The NeverEnding Story as a kid: a kid’s movie. The never ending story as an adult: THE LAUNDRY PILE.” The meme is successful because it’s true. Being “done” with laundry, or dishes, or mopping, is a short-lived victory. As soon as you finish cleaning the kitchen you realize the dirty washcloth and hand towel need to go in the laundry. No sooner do you mop the floor than a cup of juice gets spilled, a muddy dog walks through, or a trash bag leaks. It’s a continuous cycle. “Done” is elusive. Early this morning, just before

Developing a Heart for Housework – With 31 Days to Clean by Sarah Mae

Developing a Heart for Housework – With 31 Days to Clean by Sarah Mae {A Giveaway and Review} Be honest. How many of you like housework. I mean,.. really LIKE it. I have things I don’t mind so much, but I admit.. housework can get me down so easily. Housework never ends, it undoes as fast as you do it, it’s repetitive, I often work hard with very little to show for it. (Or maybe I work hard and it DOES show but it’s undone so easily and quickly that it’s disheartening.)  In short: I am not a fan, but

Motivated Moms Code & Ovarian Cancer Awareness

Motivated Moms Code,..and Ovarian Cancer Awareness September is Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month. Ovarian cancer is something that Susan, from Motivated Moms, cares deeply about — since it claimed the life of her business partner and friend, Deann Polanco. I don’t know much about ovarian cancer.. but if you follow Motivated Moms on Facebook, Susan will be sharing information with us throughout the month of September. More than that, Susan is also donating a portion of all sales from September to ovarian cancer charities. Now through September first, use the discount code for $1 off and contribute to the cause. Simply

Motivated Moms Planner App {Review}

One of the common struggles for homeschooling moms is keeping up with housework while getting school done, spending time with the family, and doing everything else in between. This is certainly no exception at our house! As we head into the new school year (with more advanced work for Princess) and as I invest more time on my blog, the more I need something to help me stay on top of things. Enter: The Motivated Moms Planner. I need to work smarter, not harder. What is Motivated Moms? Have you heard of the printable Motivated Moms Planner? I’ve been using