Goodbye Insomnia

I recently listened to a presentation about the many and varied types of dementia.  It is important to me because of my work in hospice care and when dealing with elderly clients in my organizing business. I did learn about a solution/aid for insomnia that I could try on myself and my husband. We frequently make…

Enjoying The Outdoors

It’s official, summer is here.  School’s out and the air conditioning is humming!  It’s a quiet time of the year in terms of home organization. We worked hard in the fall and spring, so we could enjoy the summer. It’s time to get out and about locally and enjoy what is right on your doorstep. Here…

Teen Checking Accounts

When is a good time to open a checking account for your teenager? Opening a bank account for your teen is a step towards their independence. However, it takes time, years even, for these young adults to learn how to manage their funds.   To open a bank account “with training wheels” consider a student…

Old Fashioned Summer Fun For Kids

Are your kids bored already? Start the summer vacation off with a summer journal.  Your children will enjoy collecting items to include in their journal and love to look back and remember the good times they shared, at the end of the summer and indeed, in years to come. You Will Need A package of…

Things People with Good Table Manners Never Do

Sharing the dinner table with others is a social interaction, albeit a casual family gathering or a business meeting. Good table manners show respect for the people you are dining with and person(s) providing the food, which is why good table manners should be employed at every meal. My Top Ten Things People with Good…

A Mom Who Takes Care Of Herself First

Here’s what I realized by the time my kids went to grade school. As women we are constantly pouring out to nurture and care for our kids, husband, families, pets, friends, co workers, who did I miss? The question is, who is pouring out to us? As moms and wife’s, we also need to be…

Volunteering

Why I Chose To Volunteer Following 26 years as a stay at home mother of four, I found that, when my youngest went off to college, I had a need in myself to satisfy. That need was to share my experience, my knowledge, my life experiences, my stories, my humor, my love of life.  I…