New Home Management Printables {One-Page Calendar, Bill Pay Tracking, Home Inventory + More}

My goal for the rest of this year is to get back to regularly releasing home management printables (something that suffered in the first half of the year!), and I'm excited to share this set with you today, all based on reader suggestions. Click any of the links below to download or print these new…

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Announcing the Simplify for Fall Challenge {8/20-8/25}

Have you ever read Joshua at Becoming Minimalist's story? He tells of a weekend he spent cleaning out his garage and how he was simply fed up with the amount of time he spent managing his stuff. I've been feeling a lot like that this summer (not just about stuff, but about our family's routines…

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Why Doing a Load of Laundry a Day Is a Good Idea & How to Start

The following post is from Becky of Clean Mama: Preface:  Laundry is my nemesis.  My issue is not in getting the laundry into the washer and from the washer to the dryer, but it’s the folding and putting away that turns into a laundry monster for me.  This is how I combat the laundry monster in…

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5 Unexpected Expenses from Moving to a Bigger Home

The following post is from Rachel of The Minimalist Mom Three months ago my family increased our living space by 300 square feet when we moved into a bigger home. We knew what we were getting with the move: an open kitchen with natural light, an extra bedroom for guests and more space for entertaining…

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New Printable Holiday Calendars + 2013 Calendars

With 2012 exactly halfway over, it seemed like a good time to release our new 2013 printable calendars as well as this year's holiday calendars! Click the links below to download or print these free calendars: 2013 Calendar 2013 Half-Sheet Calendar Thanksgiving Planning Calendar Christmas Planning Calendar Handprint Calendar Template (more about Handprint Calendars here)…

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Clean Your Bathrooms in 15 Minutes (or Less)

The following post is from Becky of Clean Mama: I enjoy the process of cleaning and keeping a home, but bathrooms are my least favorite rooms to tackle.  To keep the process a little bit easier, I clean them every Monday and tidy up the counters and toilets as needed through the week.  I don't…

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