Big Changes Under Way

Big Changes Under Way
    Where Have I Been And What Comes Next?   You’ve probably noticed that I haven’t posted in quite a while. Well, life hasn’t been going according to plan. As I’ve shared in the past, I have an autoimmune condition (Ankylosing Spondylitis), and this December, I got to add a new medical issue to ...

Simple Ways To Make A Fresh Start

Simple Ways To Make A Fresh Start
My Favorite Fresh Start Tips You Can Start (Or Re-Start) Anytime   Whether you’re thinking of making a fresh start because of the New Year or you are just tired of the status quo, making a fresh start isn’t as hard as it seems. I am a person who likes change so I usually hit ...

Creating A Self-Care Routine

Creating A Self-Care Routine
Roundup Of My Favorite Self-Care Activities   For years, I struggled with practicing self-care. To be honest, I’m still not the best at caring for my own needs. It was only after way too many health issues brought on by stress aggravating my chronic illness that I finally got it. If I don’t put myself ...

Simplifying The Holidays

Simplifying The Holidays
How I’m Simplifying This Holiday Season   Christmas is my favorite holiday. I love the music, I love the family time I (strangely) love the shopping and now that I have kids, I love seeing their joy. Every year, we try to cram in a ton of family fun around the holidays. We squeeze in ...

Potty Training A Kid Who Won’t Potty Train

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Potty Training A Kid Who Won’t Potty Train
What To Do If Your Kid Refuses To Potty Train   I have two boys and both of them were INCREDIBLY difficult to potty train. My oldest is 8 years old and I still say potty training was the hardest parenting thing I’ve ever done. Hands down. The worst part was that it seemed like ...

Last-Minute Holiday Gifts for Busy Moms

Last-Minute Holiday Gifts for Busy Moms
What To Get Busy Moms for Christmas…Or What I’d Buy For Myself   After being married for 13 years, my husband has a hard time finding the right Christmas gift for me. It’s not that I’m super picky, he has just run out of gift ideas over the years. I spend most of my time ...

How To Use Lists To Stay On Top Of Life

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How To Use Lists To Stay On Top Of Life
List Making For Non List Makers (Or List Lovers)   I’m Kathy and I’m a list-a-holic. I love making lists. In fact, I love making lists so much that I actually read a book on (*affiliate link).  My penchant for list-making is so obvious that when my oldest son was 5, he tried making a ...