Kids And Clutter: The Six-Month Purge

Kids And Clutter: The Six-Month Purge

Ever since having kids, I’ve had moments of feeling like I’m drowning in an avalanche of stuff, buried under a mountain of stuffed animals unable to breathe. Let’s face it, whether it’s the mountains of gifts your kids get from well-meaning relatives and friends, the “necessary” items you purchase for them or the rock they found on your walk they just can’t seem to part with, having kids means having stuff.  Read more

My Cleaning Schedule: Minimizing Chaos

My Cleaning Schedule: Minimizing Chaos

“Oh my God, Rachel, you’re crazy!”

“How is your house always so clean?”

“You must spend all your time cleaning with four kids!”

“I could never do what you do!”

“Relax! Take a little time for yourself. You don’t have to clean all the time.”

From the outside, I must look a little OCD, but the truth is I just have a manageable routine which I stick to. I am NOT cleaning all the time, and I have plenty of time to enjoy life. Would you like to know how?

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