popular topics in managing your home

  • Green Products
    12 Natural Cleaners for Your Home
    Looking for a safe, chemical-free way to make your home spotless? Check your cabinets! These everyday household items double as germ-busting superstars. ...
    Lindsay Hutton
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    Spring Cleaning
    11 Must-Have Items to Fake a Clean House
    We've all been there: A friend just called to say she's swinging by, and you only have 15 minutes to transform your "lived-in house" (read: disaster zone) into something presentable. You scramble to get things in order, but it's all too overwhelm...
    Erin Dower
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    Getting Organized
    10 Ways to Help Your Kid Get Organized for the New School Year
    Developing good organizational skills is a key ingredient for success in school and in life. Although some people are by nature more organized than others, anyone can put routines and systems in place to help a child "get it together." The Coordi...
    Coordinated Campaign for Learning Disabilities
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    Home Decorating
    10 Ways to Redecorate on a Dime
    Tired of your boring or outdated home décor but on a tight budget? Not everyone has money for new countertops, floors, and furniture, so check out these cheap and easy home makeover tips for busy moms and families. ...
    Erin Dower
  • School and Learning
    Learning Disabilities and Homework
    5 Essential Tools and Tips for Disorganized Boys
    5 Essential Tools and Tips for Disorganized Boys We recently spoke with Ana Homayoun, the author of the book That Crumpled Paper Was Due Last Week: Helping Disorganized and Distracted Boys Succeed in School and Life. She holds a master's degree i...
    Erin Dower
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    Being a Good Mom
    Top 10 Supermom Essentials
    Between carting kids around to soccer practice and piano lessons, to managing work, PTA meetings, and running the household, moms can seem like superheroes. We've come up with the top 10 essentials that every mom-on-the-go should have on hand to ...
  • Top 10 Earth Day Books for Children
    Earth Day
    Top 10 Earth Day Books for Children
    Celebrate Earth Day every day by reading some of these great children's books about Mother Earth, recycling, planting trees, and all things green! Fittingly, most of them are printed on recycled or eco-friendly paper. Looking for more? Use our...
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    Main Dishes
    Top 10 Make-Ahead Freezer Meals for Busy Moms
    You're a busy mom--we know that. But, that doesn't mean your meals should suffer. Our Sweet Pea Chef has some scrumptious recipes that aren't only easy-to-make, but freeze like a charm. You can make them ahead and have them on hand for when life ...
    Lindsay Hutton
  • woman choosing what items to keep in her cluttered home
    Home Improvements
    10 Ways to Declutter Your Home
    Do you have too much stuff? Clutter can make you feel disorganized and stressed. Find 10 ways to declutter your home to create space and the organized home you've always wanted. ...
  • Family Life
    Home Decorating
    10 Affordable Ways to Make Your Home Feel Special
    Have you recently moved and looking to make your space your own? Maybe you've been there a while and you're just looking for a fresh new look. Whatever the reason, we have some home décor hacks that are simple and inexpensive. 1. Turn your backy...
  • Family Life
    Pest Control
    Recognizing Rodent Infestations
    Recognizing Rodent Infestations In the Nick of Time You can often identify the kind of rodent you're dealing with by the size and shape of their droppings. Mice, being the smaller of the two types, leave behind the smallest droppings, measuring ...
  • Family Life
    Time Management
    10 Simple Ways to Make Each Day Seem Longer
    10 Simple Ways to Make Each Day Seem Longer Set the alarm -- It's oh so obvious, but even ten minutes gained at the start of the day avoids that always-in-a-rush feeling. Be tidy -- Don't waste time searching for things. This applies as much t...
  • Family Life
    Time Management
    10 Ways to Work Out Your Priorities
    10 Ways to Work Out Your Priorities Age -- Although most will consider age to be a barrier, in reality you can do almost anything at any age. However, you might decide to do some things now and leave others until you are older. Work out what you...
  • Food
    Lunch
    Lunch Box Love Notes Creator
    Oh, no! This page is temporarily down for maintenance. We apologize for the inconvenience. Meanwhile, check out our related content while we work on getting it back up and running. Lunch Box Notes Printable Booklet Printable Cookie Lunch Box Not...
  • Genealogy Charts and Logs Printables
    Family Group Sheet
    Use this family tree form to keep genealogical information organized. ...
  • Family Life
    Global Warming
    Global Warming Quiz
    See how much you know about global warming and if you know what is making the Earth warmer. ...
    Liz Olson
  • Family Life
    Environmental Awareness
    Famous Environmentalists
    Take this quiz to see how much you know on famous environmentalists that helped shape the health of humans and the Earth. ...
    Chris Frantz
  • Family Life
    Environmental Awareness
    Environment Quiz
    Our environment is full of useful resources. Take this quiz to see how much you know about the Earth and the world's intake of natural resources. ...
    Beth Rowen