Keeping Life Sane Organizing my life - raising happy kids & staying sane while doing it all.

Sliced Cucumber Salad 3

Sliced Cucumber Salad

When I was younger my Grandma had a huge garden.  She grew a ton of cucumbers and make this great salad.  I have a small garden and I am a member of a CSA...

5 things you should be buying online 1

5 things you should be buying online (but aren’t)

The worst thing is trying to shop with kids. I have three and I’m exhausted when I get back. I went out on Friday and it was torture. I get so distracted and forget things AND come home with items I don’t need and aren’t on my list.

Time Savers for Busy Moms 1

8 Time Savers for Busy Moms

If you’re reading this, then you’re a busy mom! 🙂 I love hearing tips and tricks from my neighbors and friends that make their life easier and I always wonder why I never thought of that.

How to clean your kid's football equipment 0

How to clean football equipment

Yes, it’s the middle of June, but football is right around the corner. It’s starts the first of August here in North Carolina. My 2 boys were in wrestling camp this week and they got in the car and they stunk!

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Don’t forget to exercise your brain

When I was in college, step classes were the class to take. They were everywhere, at every gym and my church even had them. Exercise class options certainly have progressed in the last two decades.

Summer Reading Log 0

Summer Reading Log

Well, it’s that time again.  I gave my kids a few days off, but they are back to everyday reading and completing some math assignments in their extra time.  I made this book log...

Mexican Corn and Bean Salad 2

Mexican Corn and Bean Salad

Yea! It’s summer!! We’ve been out less than a week and we’re already so busy. We’ve had baseball and lacrosse and lots of days at the neighborhood pool. We had a great routine last year where I would pack a lunch and eat at the pool.

Easy Lunches For Kids 2

Easy Lunches For Kids

My kids eat a huge breakfast.  I usually make eggs, sausage, bacon, oatmeal, breakfast burritos, that sort of thing.   Since I make a bigger breakfast, I try to keep lunch easy and simple.  I...

Summer Pasta Salad 0

Summer Pasta Salad

I feel like I haven’t done a recipe in a really long time, but I’ve made this twice in two weeks so I thought I would take a picture and write it up.  My...

Should I let my kid get a CRAZY haircut? 2

Should I let my kid get a CRAZY haircut?

If you have school aged kids, I’m sure you’ve seen some kids with really wild hair.  Some have mohawks or unnatural colors or BOTH!  Eventually your kid will ask for a crazy cut.  Should...