Tag: cleaning

I got rid of my kid’s toys!

Yes, I did it! I’m that mom who hauled off her unsuspecting kid’s toys. I felt equally guilty and liberated. Emma screamed. Ah, motherhood. This was a long time coming. I already knew that having less stuff makes my life easier, and now it was…

How to Get Stuff Done with a Baby

How to Get Stuff Done with a Baby

It can feel impossible to get everything done as a stay-at-home mom! Between feedings and meals, endless laundry and diaper changes, doing anything ‘extra’ like vacuuming or cleaning the bathroom is sometimes just out of the question. Here are my tips, learned from experience!, for…

Never-Ending Cleaning Tasks

Never-Ending Cleaning Tasks

One of the biggest time drains in my day is those repeating tasks that never end! Laundry, dishes, wiping tables, picking up toys, etc. have to be done every single day. And they’re one of the biggest causes of homemaker burnout. More Stuff = More…

Our Cleaning Routine

Our Cleaning Routine

When Emma was 10 months old, my husband changed jobs and started going away for weeks at a time for work. It was so hard to get anything done at all, especially cleaning! I have to admit, not a lot got done the first few…

Our Bedtime Routine

Our Bedtime Routine

Oh man. The bedtime routine. Just reading the phrase is exhausting! Trying to wrangle an energetic little girl, still wound up from the excitement of the day into bed? Good thing I get to go to sleep after— I mean, spend quality with my husband,…