Clean house is a happy house – just clean a little bit more often

Clean house is a happy house – just clean a little bit more often

Someone once said when they walked into my house that it is so peaceful and calm here. That made me happy because that is the environment that I like to create at our house. I find it's easier to keep a house clean by picking up every day, after each meal and play session, then to let things go. It's certainly not always peaceful and calm and orderly with two children under three running around. But I try to create our house, our environment, as clean and peaceful as I can. It can…continue reading →
On the toughest days – choose love instead

On the toughest days – choose love instead

I once heard someone say, "choose love" today. I have to remind myself of this often as a parent. This morning I woke up early like I do every morning with the hope that I will have some me time.  Time to myself, doing yoga, meditating, and writing is the way I like to start my day. It doesn't matter what time of day you choose, I believe every mom needs some time for herself in order to be her best all day. Happy wife happy life so they say. The toughest moment…continue reading →