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Want to Be Clutter-Free? 5 Simple Habits for a Clutter-Free Life

Inside: Get a clutter-free home and and life with 5 simple habits.

How many times have you searched frantically for that jacket, your keys, or even your child’s field trip permission slip, because there is too much clutter in your house?

It’s a common scenario. Seems like most of us are drowning in clutter, costing … Read more

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4 Tips That Will Help You Clear Out Sentimental Clutter

Inside: How to declutter sentimental items without the guilt.

I picked up a tiny, pink cotton dress, and put it to my face. Inhaling deeply, I felt the tears coming. Sitting on the living room floor, I looked around at piles of tiny onesies, rompers and itty-bitty shoes with dread.

Why is it so … Read more

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The Truth About Managing Your Expectations: 4 Things You Need to Know

Inside: Managing your expectations and giving yourself grace when you mess up.

Irritated, I reached for my daughter’s arm to hurry her along. The huge resort iguana captured her attention while I was rushing to get us to the pool.

I felt my arm brush the coke bottle in her hand and heard the loud … Read more

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Struggling with Marriage Money Problems? 3 Simple Solutions

Inside: Common marriage money problems and three tips to overcome them.

My shoulders ached with tension as I sat at the computer, reviewing our joint checking transactions. I bit my lip and squeezed my eyes shut to hold back frustrated tears.

Sighing with despair, I realized that we didn’t have an income problem. No. What … Read more

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How to Keep Tween Travelers Happy and Occupied

Inside: Traveling with tweens this summer? Here are fun and affordable travel products for tweens that you need to keep them satisfied and keep you sane.

Summertime is here, and for many, that means travel. Whether it’s by plane, train or automobile, time spent confined in any mode of transportation can make anyone antsy. Especially … Read more