Back To School Stacks

  I feel like most of what I have done this week is put out fires and tackle stacks.  Monday was our first day of school.  I have two in elementary school and this year I have one in middle school.  This means two times the parent meetings, two times the school events and two times the paperwork.  Well, truly I have three sets of paperwork but two different schools means different channels of communication going out and coming in.  To top that all off I spent all ...continue reading

Summer Survival

I had a friend ask today about this summer schedule we used last year.  I had forgotten all about that schedule and went digging to find it.  I love it when someone reminds me of a good idea I had but had forgotten about.  Summer is almost upon us here in Athens....only 7 more days of school!  I find summer is much more manageable when I have a plan.  I spend less time being that cranky mom who no one listens to and more of the fun mom taking her kids to do fun things ...continue reading

Time Timer For The Win

I have three children.  I have three children who all attend the same school.  I have three children who all attend the same school and all need a little help getting ready for school in the morning.  Did I mention that I don't like talking to people in the morning...much less prodding children along when they want to stay in bed and play with lego in the morning?  Yea, that's our life.  I went to visit my good friend Jenni and she introduced me to the idea of using a ...continue reading

Neat & Pretty Fridays…coming your way!

  This week is the last week of school for my littles.  Summer is so close I can feel it...well I can't actually feel it because it's in the 50's today here in Georgia.  But, the kids will be home from school and we'll have lots planned for a fun filled summer vacation.  But, fear not my friends...I have dedicated one special day to my clients this summer.  FRIDAY!  I am scheduling clients now for Fridays through May, June and July so that I can help you get all ...continue reading