Follow these 5 simple steps in your before school routine to get your day off to a great start. Image graphic of numbered icons depicting the five things to do in your routine: make your bed, do laundry, eat breakfast, get dressed, and get books and supplies ready for school.
Family, Homeschool, kids

A Simple 5 Step Before School Routine to Make Mornings Easier

Our before school routine used to look like: Me getting up later than I planned, waking our kids up, making sure they got out of bed, getting them into the kitchen for breakfast and then to the living room for school before getting dressed, then feeling frustrated because I felt behind. Breakfast was often not… Continue reading A Simple 5 Step Before School Routine to Make Mornings Easier

House cleaning does not need to be an overwhelming task. Just work some each day to get things done. Image of a room with a lot of toys, an overflowing laundry basket, and a couch cluttered with items. Blessed Catholic Mom watermark on photo at the bottom.
At Home

5 Simple House Cleaning Strategies

House cleaning. Sigh. It is necessary, but it is not one of the items on my Favorite Things To Do list. I tend to procrastinate when it comes to beginning a cleaning task. However, while I am cleaning, I realize, "This is not so bad." After I am done I am happy to see that… Continue reading 5 Simple House Cleaning Strategies

What is my purpose? God will help us to recognize the gifts He has already given us and know our purpose. Image of a Bible on hte sand at the beach at sunset. View of the sand and the water. Image form Lightstock.
Faith, Personal Enrichment

What is my Purpose?

"What is my purpose?" is a universal question. Everyone on earth has probably asked this question at least one time in their lives. "What is my purpose?" is not a question with a simple answer. I think its answer comes after we ask and discern the answers to two other questions: What is my purpose as… Continue reading What is my Purpose?

Accepting my identity as a child of God is important. When I know who Christ is and who I am in relation to Him, I can more easily understand who I am. Image of Jesus on the cross in bronze.
Faith, Personal Enrichment

Accepting my Identity as a Child of God

Who am I? Have you ever asked yourself this question? I surely have. It is in our human nature to ask questions and to seek to understand, especially when it comes to who we are. I think this is a question we tend to ask ourselves many times over the course of a lifetime. To… Continue reading Accepting my Identity as a Child of God