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


The 3 Christmas Gift Rule

I have three kids that are 7, 10, and 12.  Once I had them, I thought that Christmas would be fun and enjoyable.  We would sit around the table and play games or spend...

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How I Stopped My Kid from Whining

This post may contain affiliate links. Whining drives me crazy.  I can’t stand it.  If anything can get me in a bad mood it’s because I’ve heard one of my children whining.  It really annoys me....

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Homemade Hand Sanitizer

I love, love, love this recipe! My kids can help make it and I have a never have to go out and buy any when I have everything I need to make it at home.

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Make 2016 about YOU

I’ve been talking to a lot of moms lately and I’ve noticed a few things that all of them have in common. They don’t spent enough time on themselves.

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How to Toast Coconut

I love coconut and it’s so good toasted.  I was talking to a friend the other day and she hadn’t even thought of toasting it.  She had no idea how to do it.  I...

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Quick Packing Tips

I don’t like packing for trips. I realized I was stressing out and it really shouldn’t be that hard. When you are packing for yourself and three kids you have a lot to remember.

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Sick Day Rules

It’s that time of year where germs are EVERYWHERE!  I’m the hand sanitizing queen, but no matter what I do the kids WILL get sick.  It can be hard to tell if they’re really...

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Tips for a Stress Free Christmas

With the holidays coming up you’ll probably be very busy, shopping, decorating, cooking, volunteering, wrapping.  The list is endless.  There’s no need to get stressed out.  Here are a few tips to get through...