8 Questions to Ask Yourself to Help You Declutter
Stop making excuses and clean up the clutter in your home! It'll make you feel better and make your living space look better as well! Ask yourself these
How to Create a Household Budget: Part 2
Welcome to my 6 part series on creating a family budget. You can read the entire series or use the handy links below to navigating to a particular lesson. Thanks for reading Trees Full of Money! If yo
Household Cleaning Schedule
As a part of the Housewife Challenge, I wanted to stick to a household cleaning schedule to make my days easier. It is easy to get wrapped up in the chaos and lose precious time with Jack and Jon when all you have on your mind is "what am I supposed to be cleaning?" I found this schedule online and it works out perfectly for us. I will also include Jon's office on Thursday and wipe the baseboards of the room I'm cleaning that day. We seem to live in a dusty house ;-). And yes, Sundays are an…
How I Make My Home Look Professionally Cleaned (in under an hour a day!)
Great tips for making your home look professionally cleaned... free printable cleaning schedule available! Perfect for a working mom or stay at home mom.
Here are some penguin activities for teachers:
Grab a little reader on penguins here : When you put this reader together the fold goes on the outside (...
Hanging it up: DIY dress-up clothes rack
My kids love to dress up, but I was getting tired of looking at the growing heap of dress-up clothes crammed into our toy box: The clothes were getting ruined, and it was impossible to find anything in that mess. So yesterday I decided to do something about it—by building a miniature garment rack! Not being a handy person, I wasn't exactly sure how to go about this, but a quick Google search led me to an eHow tutorial that seemed doable. Armed with my step-by-step instructions, I confidently…
5 Ten Day Money Challenges You Need to Try
Looking to improve your finances but don't know where to start? A ten day challenge could be exactly what you need. Here are five to get you started!
How to create a complete emergency important documents grab and go binder.
9 steps to a complete emergency important documents grab and go binder. Includes 18 free pages you can print for your binder.
Inspiration: CD Clothes Rack Dividers?
The folks over at Fine Craft Guild discuss the notion of making DIY clothes rack dividers. They suggest buying dividers (they're really cheap, but they come in massive quantities, like 50 or 100 per), using cardboard or, my favorite, using discarded CDs and DVDs. I'm thinking a hole saw to get the center hole to size and a hand saw to make the access slice. What do you think?? The dividers pictured above are available at Stork Delivery's Etsy shop (set of 5 for $17).
PVC Clothes Rack
Materials List PART DESCRIPTION QTY. F114EEC 1-1/4 in. External End Cap 6 F1145WC 1-1/4 in. 5-Way PVC Cross 2 F114TEE 1-1/4 in. PVC Tee 2 F11490E 1-1/4 in. 90 Deg. PVC Elbow 2 Pipe Needed 1-1/4 in. Sch 40 PVC Pipe 30 ft. PVC Project Plan Description This free PVC plan shows you how to construct a simple clothes rack capable of holding two levels of hanging clothing. This clothes rack is good for use during garage sales, in laundry rooms, basements or spare bedrooms where hanging clothes…
Declutter Your Home in 30 Days
The thought of decluttering the entire house is overwhelming. But we've got a process to help you break this massive task into manageable pieces: a 30-day plan to less clutter.