• Reduce Clutter With What You Already Have

    Clutter? Yes, I have it. With two kids and a mother living with me, I have enough clutter to last me the rest of my life. But, what to do with it? Is it worth keeping or should I toss it all? That remains the question that we’ll examine today. One of the reasons we end up with clutter is because we don’t have room for it all, or we don’t know how to store it, or we don’t know how to get rid of it. At least, that’s my case. I’ve been trying to figure out better ways to contain the things we own that I know I do…

  • Mother Nature Hates Our House!

    It’s Friday evening at 6:10 and as I’m driving down the road after a 9 hour shift at work to stop off at a couple of stores I rarely get the time to go to, my phone rings. Traffic is heavy, so I find a street to pull off on and check my voice mail. My first thought is that my ex has called with a question about my kids, or that my mom thought of something for me to bring home after work. Yep, it’s my mom. Her voice is frantic, on the verge of tears and I immediately think she’s hurt or that my kids are hurt or…