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How to Spring Clean Your Bathroom {March Organizing Tips}

Today we are talking about how to Spring Clean your Bathroom. Week 2 in our March Series, part of our year long GO MOM!® Organizing Series to help you live like you are moving. Why? Because when you are moving, everything is in tip top shape and you know what? You deserve to live like that all year long and its easy to do. So straight from my own powder room here are some tips >> Read More

How to Spring Clean Your Kitchen {March Organizing Tips}

Welcome to March GO MOM!® Organizing Tips Series ~  you had to know it would be all about the Spring Clean!  Ω Today we are talking about the kitchen. Remember when we talked about how important it is to live like you are moving? When it comes to the kitchen, if you are looking at a house that someone else has lived in, you are going to have an eagle eye to make sure that its >> Read More

Ways to Help Oklahoma Tornado Victims

Footprints in the Sand is a poem I have loved for as long as I can remember.  It tells the story of a person reflecting on her life and how Jesus walked alongside of her every single day as shown by two sets of footprints in the sand.  Noticing only one set of footprints at the lowest, most difficult periods of this journey, she asks the Lord why.  His simple response?  “The times when you have >> Read More

How Busy Moms Make Spring Fun

Spring fun has arrived!  With the first day of Spring upon is, I must confess I adore this time of year for all its blooming glory, giving me much needed color and the return of my beloved sun.  A busy time for my family as well, with three children whose favorite sports all take place in the Spring, we are out and about enjoying new friendships and so much fun. This is Spring  ~ it >> Read More

Epcot International Flower and Garden Festival

As you have likely discovered, I’m smitten with Walt Disney World and thanks to my WDW College Program Intern days, have a soft spot for Epcot Center. Tomorrow mark the opening of the 20th Anniversary Epcot International Flower and Garden Festival, presented by HGTV.  The first of 75 days of gardening magic, park guests will be amazed at how artfully the stories of Walt Disney World come alive through the countless gardens, topiaries, and so >> Read More

Tips for Busy Moms to Manage May

  Busy Moms lives are tethered to seasons and each one demands tips to help those busy Moms to manage their time. The seasons of the year, the seasons of her children’s lives, the seasons of friendship, marriage, and faith. First shared in May of 2010, I am just as busy and working hard to get it all done today, just as excited about summer but full of mixed emotions as my children end another >> Read More

How to Garden with Children

Today I’m excited to be featured on Primrose Schools Dr. Z and Friends Blog sharing my tips for how to garden with your children.  An excerpt from the post…. Give them space. Growing up, my mom always gave me my own section of the garden to work with. Each spring she would take me out to buy plants that were pretty much fail proof. Think petunias, portulaca and other flowers that are durable and non-toxic. Those >> Read More

Busy Moms and Spring Sports

http://www.youtube.com/v/6PyRSGBlrzM&hl=en_US&feature=player_embedded&version=3 First shared in March of 2011, this post defines Spring for me as its our busiest time of the year for kids activities and all kinds of sports and fun. If your flowers aren’t blooming and the weather has you sure Spring has not arrived, just remember that nothing says Spring like Major League Baseball Opening Day! I love this day because of all it promises me. It means that longer days full of >> Read More

Spring Forward with Daylight Savings

Daylight savings means Spring forward and Fall back. This weekend we get to Spring forward and its my favorite of the daylight savings opportunities because of the extra hour. Even though in the Spring, you don’t actually get that extra hour, you actually lose an hour, but its that hour of sunshine that I want all day long. Here are my three tips to help you remember Spring Daylight Savings. http://www.youtube.com/v/0imOxdZbdhc?version=3&hl=en_US   Set Your Clocks >> Read More

Tornado Safety Tips

http://www.youtube.com/v/PNMZD6Fl7-U?version=3&hl=en_US I filmed this video of tornado safety tips in 2011 just after North Carolina suffered an uncharacteristic tornado outbreak with deadly outcomes. This first weekend of March 2012, we’ve just seen one of the earliest and again deadly tornado outbreaks on record taking over much of the weekend’s news and affecting a dozen states. Spring and all its fury has clearly arrived early.  Its time to get prepared. Today I’m inside my closet and >> Read More