Organization and Planning Tips For Busy At-Home Moms

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Jennifer Tankersley and I share our tips and insights into how we can be better organized as busy at-home moms in this episode of the Living Life at Home podcast. Jen shares her journey on how she built on her natural talents as a planner to build her business, all while being a mom, wife, and homemaker. Topics covered include: time management, goal setting, menu planning, chores, budgeting, and keeping all the lists and plans organized.

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Twelve Time-Saving Tips for Parents (Guest Post)

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Guest Post by Ellen C. Braun, RaisingSmallSouls.com 1. Go through your house, room by room, and get rid of anything that is not useful, beautiful, or joyful. Set the timer for 10 minutes per room.  (Allow extra time only if …

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Where Have I Been? Eating Frogs!

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Judging by how much I’m posting lately, the world’s been pretty quiet. But in actuality, it’s exactly the opposite! So, where have I been? Eating Frogs. No, not those type of frogs – GROSS!  (Though the kids did have one in our teranium for …

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Managing Time with a Success Calendar

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For the last five months I’ve been experimenting with a Success Calendar, a time management concept I ran across in December when reading Carrie Wilkerson’s ebook: Juggling?? Time Management Tips – Strategies for Your Success from 3 Experts!. Basically, the …

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