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

8 Halloween Crafts for Kids to Keep Your Eye 2

Spooky Halloween Eyeball Crafts

Halloween is so much fun! Between the parties, the costumes, the decorations and all of the craft possibilities, it is easy to understand why Halloween is such a big deal to many families! This...


Tips on Teaching Kids Manners

Over the summer we had lots of sleep over and kids over to play. We noticed that so many of them had the best manners and we wondered if our kids behaved that way...

A Day with Zoe 1

A Day with Zoe

Our family dog Zoe, is 11 years old. My husband had been wanting a dog since I had met him. We were both living in apartments, then we moved and he was in graduate school and there never was a “right time”.

Tips to Keep your Family Hydrated 2

Tips to Keep your Family Hydrated

I have 3 very busy and active kids. They are at school all day and then racing to play practices. Every week night they are at football, baseball, or cheerleading.

Busy Mom Meal Tips 0

Busy Mom Meal Tips

If you read my blog then you know I’m very busy with my 3 kids. I wish we could make dinner a nice evening, cooking together, but that’s not going to happen. We are always rushing from one practice to the next.

Homemade Pumpkin Spice Coffee Creamer 1

Homemade Pumpkin Spice Coffee Creamer

Yum!! One of my favorite things about fall in pumpkin spice lattes! However, I can’t afford going to Starbucks and buy one everyday. I only treat myself to 1 or 2 a season.

Peaceful Morning Routine for Moms 1

Peaceful Morning Routine for Moms

My mornings are so hectic!  It’s a whirlwind to get the kids dressed, breakfast, lunches made and out the door.  Once they leave I usually sit down and look at the mess and gather...

Homemade Pumpkin Waffles 5

Homemade Pumpkin Waffles

Labor Day came and went.  My neighborhood is complaining that the pool is closed.  I live in North Carolina and it’s still warm, but the past few years, right after Labor Day, the weather...

Let the Kids Cook Dinner 2

Let the Kids Cook Dinner

There is nothing better than coming home to dinner on the table when you are a busy mom! Thursdays are a stressful day for me. I have to rush my daughter to dance and rush back home to feed everyone.