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

Are you holding your child back? I was! 9

Are YOU holding your child back?

This week is our Spring break.  We are just sticking close to home this week, but we decided to take the kids skiing for the weekend.  It’s closing weekend here in North Carolina and the...

Should I get a dog for my family? After looking at this cute face you'll want one, but you really need to think hard and make sure it's the right decision for your family. 3

Should I get a dog for my family?

This post contains affiliate links. If you clicked on this, then you’re asking yourself,  “Should I get a dog for my family?”.  My kids ask all the time if we can get a dog and...

Are you breaking one of your own rules? Are you showing your child respect? 1

Are you breaking one of your OWN rules?

All families have rules for their kids. We get upset with our kids if they leave their shoes out or don’t clean their rooms.   Most parents don’t approve if their child is disrespectful, talking...

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Paper Eggs for Easter

Easter is right around the corner and it’s time to get out the decorations. Here’s a easy spring craft for your kids that is also great for a decoration.

I made a New Year's resolution to not buy cereal for a year and I did it! NO CEREAL!! Could you do it? Could you go a cereal without cereal? 2

A Year with NO Cereal

A few years ago my children where eating tons of cereal.  I wanted them to eat healthier, but cereal really IS easy and convenient.    I made a New Year’s resolution to go the entire year...

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Homemade Eye Pillow

I started taking yoga a couple of years ago. My yoga studio is soothing and calm. The first thing I noticed when I went was the smell. It smelled so nice and helped me relax.

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Small Talk Leads to Great Relationships

My family is very busy, running from sports to music lessons, doing homework, dinner, then bed.  Some nights the only time we have together is dinner.  Even on those nights we are still rushing through our...

What is a CSA and should you buy your veggies this way? Learn all about this new way to get your fruits and vegetables. 4

What is a CSA?

For a long time I would go to the local farmer’s market and buy fresh vegetables.  I usually went to the same farmers and bought the same things every week.  It was delicious, but I got...