February 12th, 2012
With more people taking classes every day, especially since online classes are available and people can go to school while working, people are having to try to juggle school, work, and the rest of their lives at the same time. Doing this is not easy, but a little bit of planning can make things manageable.
To begin with, create a weekly to do list Read the rest of this entry »
January 18th, 2012
Whether your mind’s been cluttered with thoughts of a new home security system or whether or not you fed the dog, it’s hard to take time out for yourself. Here are a few ways to sneak a few minutes with your thoughts on a weekly (and perhaps daily!) basis
Take out the trash: Seriously. Even if it’s only for a minute or two, volunteering to do something as simple as taking out the trash can get you a few minutes alone with your mind. Milk the time you’re outside!
Turn off the radio: Whether your commute is 5 minutes or 50 minutes, take at least one day a week to turn off the radio and be alone with your thoughtsyou’ll be surprised how much you have to think about!
Go for a Walk: A lunchtime stroll or taking the dog out both provide great ways to get some much-needed alone time. Whether you love to run or hate to exercise a walk is good for you and it’s a nice way to steal some “me” time in an otherwise hectic week.
September 29th, 2011
A wiki page usually is about famous people or things such as events in history that anyone can add information to. You may not have know, but you can make a wiki page for your family. You can capture your family’s memories in one place by having a wiki page that everyone in your family can edit and enjoy.
You can have a main wiki page about the history of your family, and then you can have Read the rest of this entry »
September 27th, 2011
Now that summer is over and the kids are in school, most families are back to living hectic schedules. Between homework and extra curricular activities, Moms (and Dads) also have the challenge of making dinner each night. The pressure of preparing delicious, nutritionally balanced and cost efficient meals is often overwhelming. However, having a meal plan saves time, energy and money. Simply apply these tips and you’ll have the piece of mind in knowing there’s one less Read the rest of this entry »
September 24th, 2011
While traveling down the road on vacation or anywhere it is always fun to play some games especially if traveling with children. Some games that come to my mind are the license plate games where you start with the ABC’s of finding license plates. The first license plate you look for will show a state starting with the letter A, and so forth the game goes on, the first to get through the alphabet wins. This should take up quite a bit of your Read the rest of this entry »
September 20th, 2011
Have you ever thought about the fact that you can deal with large projects in little pieces. Most people do not give this kind of thing enough thought. They are so focused on trying to deal with the whole thing that they make it more difficult than it has to be. Instead of falling into this trap, why not consider taking the project and breaking it into smaller pieces? When you do this, you are helping to Read the rest of this entry »