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

Tips to keep energized this summer

Tips To Keep Energized This Summer

All moms are busy, working moms, stay at home moms, moms to teens or moms to toddlers. We all have different kinds of busy. I feel I’m busy running around getting everyone to where they need to be.

Easy DIY Camera Strap

Easy DIY Camera Strap

I love fabric covers on camera straps.  I made one a few years ago and it was really dirty so I decided to make another one.  One reason these are great because everyone has...

Quality Time For Your Boys

Finding Quality Time For Your Boys

If you’re like me, you’re always trying to find ways to spend time with your boys.  They are 7 and 9 and are never sitting still.  They are always playing with the neighbors, riding...

16 Chores for your Preschooler

16 Chores for your Preschooler

Your preschooler can help out so much at your house. Let them be independent and assign them chores to complete around the house. I don’t have a chore chart at my house because I’ve learned that it is overwhelming to my kids.

A Date Night In

A Simple Date Night In

We all get busy with the children and their activities and sometimes we neglect our spouse. Sometimes I feel like I haven’t really talked to my husband for months except about the kids sports

You may be wondering how to make homemade vanilla extract. It's so simple and using only 2 ingredients, you can have your own for baking or gift giving.

How to Make Homemade Vanilla Extract

Making homemade vanilla extract is so easy and perfect to add to your cookies and cakes. You only need two ingredients to get started. I first thought to make homemade vanilla a few years...

Are you wondering, "How do I make a bun?" I was too until I learned about this trick on how to make the perfect bun. It's so easy!

How to make the perfect bun

I am not good at doing hair, mine or my daughters.  I can’t even french braid.  My daughter goes over to our neighbor’s house to get the “Elsa” braid all the time.

Summer Reading Log

Summer Reading Log

I have my kids reading this summer.  We love to go to the library and they enjoy picking out the books they want to read.  I’m always putting some back because they have about...