• Around the House,  Parenting

    Back to School organization – Part 1

    We LOVED our summer break this year! It was filled with just the right amount of travel, fun, sun, swimming family time and relaxation. There was absolutely no routine and barely any expectations for our children, which is a wonderful way to spend the summer! That all came to a screeching halt the first week of August when all three of them started school. I’ll admit that I do enjoy routines and schedules, and since I don’t really have a Type A personality (at all), I am able to be flexible when it’s necessary. I am significantly more productive when I have a list, and sometimes I can go ’round…

  • Around the House,  Parenting

    Medicine Storage

    Fortunately, our family is not sick very often, so we do not take medicine on a regular basis. I am so thankful to God for that! But the medicines we do have stay up high in a cabinet in our laundry room, well out of reach of our children. I thought I’d share how I store our medicine because it works well for our family. These miniature cloth cubes came from Target and they hang out in the top cabinet of our laundry room.┬áThey can also be found here at Amazon. I like having the adult medicine and kids medicine in separate containers. Today I decided to make labels for…