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I give up on having a clean house until my kids are grown well for

I give up on having a clean house until my kids are grown well for


I give up on having a clean house until my kids are grown. (well for the next 30 seconds or so anyway)

I hear a lot: I can't keep my house clean because I have kids. While I totally get how kids are inevitably messy (mine STILL leave their socks everywhere no ...

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We got involved because their daughter set a school bus on fire (long story) and so she was on supervised probation with the Department of Juvenile Justice.

He thinks we're easy on the kids! So we go for a balance in our home and it works for us.


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We use a dry-erase marker when we clean each room, checking off while we go. (I keep track of the rooms we've cleaned in my planner.)

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... Spring Cleaning Printable Pack and get ready for a very clean house! See how I made a booklet out of the checklist in the pack and how my kids help me!

What annoys me the most is when people come up to you and say, 'God only gives these special children to people who can cope with them.' Well, he can take ...

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... Cleaning Checklist Pack or with the Kids Chore List Bundle. I have 3 different versions for each of my girls. (To do that, “save as” a different file ...

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Every week, I hear dozens of stories from creative, motivated, educated, and relatively well-resourced women who love their children deeply.

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Jacey Chalmers, whose father died from a heroin overdose, lives with her grandmother, in Martinsburg. Down the street is a couple with five adopted children ...

How to Raise a Low Media Child (Without Going Insane)

Have kids fill out and sign all school paperwork and put on clipboard before you sign

All photos courtesy of Alex Tizon and his family

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Here are the 25 basic household rules in our family & some tips for creating your own family rules (+ printable household rules template!)

Sometimes they're big (like my office or the garage) and sometimes they're small, like the closet in the guest bedroom, but they're cluttered up with often ...

(Plus- You no longer have to feel guilty AT ALL about allowing your kids to have some screen-time… they are earning it.)

11 Love Lessons Every Mother Should Teach Her Daughter

Sam ComenMaureen Kolb, 53, and son Danny, 25. Watching her son string out the one class he needed to get his BA for months without working, Mom got fed up ...

Deep cleaning your house: A room-by-room guide

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Just saying the words brings me frightening flashbacks of puberty and pimples. Of insecurity and awkwardness. (not to mention, bad hair and braces.)

How Creating Kids Capsule Wardrobes Simplified My Life and Laundry

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I remember it vividly. My husband kissed us good-bye, and as the door closed behind him, I stood there half-smiling/half-terrified with a toddler weaving ...

Let's parent our kids to be capable adults! I love this Ann Landers quote!