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

Sneaking in Ways to Spend Time with your Hubby

Sneaking in Ways to Spend Time with your Hubby

If you’re anything like me you are a busy mom trying to get everything done. You barely have anytime to yourself, not even a few minutes to go to the bathroom.

Ways Your Kids Can Help Spring Clean

Ways Your Kids Can Help Spring Clean

I’ve started my spring cleaning already because we have had some beautiful days here in North Carolina. I’ve even had the windows open this past weekend because it was in the 70’s!

Week Night Samoa Cheesecake

Week Night Samoa Cheesecake

I love dessert! My family loves dessert. However, we are so busy that I never have time to make it. Even if I did have time, we wouldn’t have time to eat it. I found a great little shortcut though.

Grocery Shopping Time Savers

Grocery Shopping Time Savers

The most time consuming chore is with my food and meals. I plan out my menu, make a grocery list, shop for food, then make each meal. It probably is yours too.

Spring Time Resolutions

Spring Time Resolutions

Spring is coming soon.  I live in North Carolina and tomorrow is going to be 71!  I am definitely getting spring fever.  I always get energized around this time of year.  I look forward...

3 ways to get your kids to eat healthy snacks

3 ways to get your kids to eat healthy snacks

My kids aren’t toddlers. They are 5, 8, and 10 and old enough to get their own snacks and even breakfast. Trying to get them to make the right decision is tough. I like to have sweets, chips, and desserts, but as soon as I buy them they’re gone.

Kitchen Spring Cleaning- 10 Things that most people forget!

Kitchen Spring Cleaning- 10 Things that most people forget!

It was a very strange weekend for us. We didn’t have any practices or games, wrestling meets or plans. I started my spring cleaning instead! It was in the 20’s here in NC, but I’m hoping spring is on it’s way and soon.

Teaching Your Tween How to Study

Teaching your tween how to study

There comes a time when your kids will have to start studying. My 2nd grader has a spelling test every week. The teacher gives him homework and classwork.

Keeping Your Tween Safe on the Internet

Keeping Your Tween Safe on the Internet

I can’t imagine being a kid now and having so much information at my finger tips. I officially have 2 tweens in my house and I’ve been hearing some horrible stories on the news lately about teens and the Internet.

What can I do about my lying tween?

What can I do about my lying tween?

If you are a regular reader of my blog, then you’ll know I have a tween, actually 2!  When you have a tween things change.  You can be tricky and sneaky with younger kids,...