Category Archives for Organizing

Simple Christmas Decorations – Festive Home All in One Box

Some people are creative and love decorations and decorating no matter how long it takes. I, on the other hand, don’t feel like I’m very creative and don’t want to mess with changing decorations in my house. That’s why I have come up with this one-box method to make my house look festive with the least […]

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Posted by Heidi
December 6, 2016

Simple Ways to Stretch Your Money

Living and raising a family seems to be getting more and more expensive. Although gas prices are a little lower, food and other costs seem to have increased. This causes us to have to stretch our money even more. Over the years, we have found ways to make our money go further. I will share […]

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Posted by Heidi
June 21, 2016

Oriental Beef Recipe – Family Favorite

Since it’s fun to see the recipes other families are using, I thought I would share my Oriental Beef recipe with all of you. This is another one of those recipes that when my family asks, “What’s for dinner?” and I tell them it’s this, they smile. You have to love when your family members […]

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Posted by Heidi
March 25, 2016

Spanish Rice – Family Friendly Recipe

It’s always fun to see what other families like to eat. Here is our favorite Spanish Rice dish. It’s great to use in the summer when vegetables are in good supply, but since I dry and freeze some of our produce, this dish is pretty easy in the winter too. I can just throw in […]

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Posted by Heidi
March 22, 2016

Getting Kids Help Around the House

Let’s face it, we are all lazy. If we don’t HAVE to do something, we probably won’t do it. We would all rather have someone else do a chore for us than have to do it ourselves. Kids are no different, but getting kids help does not have to be hard. Knowing how to get […]

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Posted by Heidi
March 12, 2016

Behind the Scenes Tips on How to Get Organized in Life

It’s definitely possible to get organized with file folders. Here’s my system and how I decide which folders go in a filing cabinet. Since this system has worked very well for me over the years, I thought I would share it with others. While some file folders go on my desk and others go on […]

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Posted by Heidi
February 12, 2016

Time Management System to Manage Life 10 Times Better!

Developing good time management habits is key to living a productive life. Some people make lists, others use planners, and some don’t plan anything. After reading many books on this subject, here are my best tips.   What is Time Management? Time can’t really be managed because it keeps going whether we are ready for it or […]

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Posted by Heidi
February 10, 2016

How to Get Organized with File Folders

Managing files and organizing seems to be a never ending job. I’ve read almost every organizing book out there so save yourself the trouble and I’ll share how I have organized my life with file folders. For my files I use file folders and also folders with pockets. The type doesn’t matter, but color can […]

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Posted by Heidi
February 3, 2016