Mission: Dining Room Organization

Mission: Dining Room Organization #abfolchallenge

So the third mission from A Bowl Full of Lemons challenge is dining room organization.  This was supposed to be an easy challenge; probably because of the assumption that most people have an eat-in kitchen, so the dining room is an occasional use room.  Our dining room is our only dining space so it gets … [Read more…]

Mission: Pantry Organization

So this weeks mission in A Bowl Full of Lemons organization challenge is the pantry.  Pantry organization is a tricky thing for me.  I don’t have a proper pantry so I’m never quite sure how best to tackle it.  I actually have three smaller pantry spaces so organization is key or unnecessary groceries get purchased. … [Read more…]

Mission: Kitchen Organization

Mission: Kitchen Organization #abfolchallenge

So I mentioned in my New Year’s post that I would be participating in A Bowl Full of Lemon’s 2017 Organization Challenge.  The first challenge was kitchen organization.  I really thought going into it that I could get the whole kitchen organized in one Saturday.  It actually took the whole week plus a little bit … [Read more…]

Hello 2017!

Hello 2017

I know I basically dropped off the face of the Earth after my last post in October. I work retail and the Christmas season is always crazy, but this year may have been the craziest. We were way understaffed and that led to me being way overworked. A lot of things got a bit neglected … [Read more…]

Time for the Toy Purge

So with Christmas less than two months away, it’s time for the Toy Purge.  What’s that you ask?  The Toy Purge is when we go through all the kids toys and get rid the ones that are outgrown, broken or not played with.  It’s not a fun chore and one the bigger kids kind of … [Read more…]

Never Thought I’d Be a Soccer Mom…

Never Thought I'd Be a Soccer Mom #soccermom

..And yet here I am.  T and J are both in fall soccer.  Mr. J is actually coaching T’s team.  Being a soccer mom when we had just one in soccer wasn’t bad.  Back when T was in Pre-K soccer all we had to worry about was the practice/game once a week.  Now J is … [Read more…]