NEW Free Printable Fall Bucket List

Hi, I love fall with all the color changes and different activities that you can do inside and outside. Each year I create a new bucket list as a reminder of what my family can do instead of complaining about the rain. I'm sharing my current Fall Bucket List! If you use it I would love to hear what you put on your list.   I add things like: Make Apple Pie Bake Muffins Create Branch Art Paint Pinecones Go To A Pumpkin Patch LINK & Download Here ---> fall bucket list Enjoy! ~Sasha  

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How To Design A Time In / Reflection Zone For Kids 

Do you want to create your own Time-in Reflection Zone in your home? If so, it's easier than you may think to implement this space and effectively transition to it rather then sending kids to time out or to their bedroom. Kids are naturally going to over react, melt down, tantrum and generally drive you crazy at some point during the week or even all in one day. But what if you could pre-empirically counter any of those cinareios with a simple trick of the mind. No, I don't mean reverse psychology or redirecting. I am referring to a safe,...

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Create A Summer Art Wall Banner In 3 Steps

Create a summer art wall banner for your home. I have a banner for every season. To look at spring click here. I was going to make a completely new summer banner, but I was short on time so I just flipped over my spring banner and added my new felt letters. STEP 1: Gather materials and cut out your letters. STEP 2: Hot Glue letters and glue each tab to a felt shape. I like the triangle shape or flag shape. This season's material list was short; felt package from Dollar Tree, scissors and hot glue gun. STEP 3:...

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How To Create A Home Organizational / Money Management Binder + Links to Freebies!

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Hi! I love organizing my home, but even wih all if my systems I still lise tra k of some of the most importanit amd basic home tasks that really need constant care to be accomplished. Enter ... the home binder. Here is how I built and orgamized my owm home binder / money management binder with links to all of my favorite freebies that actually help you get thinking a out your priorities and then get them organized. First and foremost all of my supplies  were purchased from Dollar Tree or Office Depot. You don't need to spend a...

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View Our Homeschool Task Learning Space + Video Tour

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We love learning on our home and try to make it as much fun as possible. In our play zone / homeschooling zone space is limited so we streamline and organize as much as we can into the space that we have. Here is a video to show you how we've set up our school task area. I love Dollar Tree for most organizational items especially their laminated wipe sheets that can be used again and again. ​ [video src="https://vipdiddly.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/06/img_8871.mp4" poster=""][/video] ​ Below are some pictures of our learning space. We have an open floor area that changes depending upon...

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Sick-Day Save: Classical Painting Pastime + 3 Tips To Keep It Calm

My family has been sick for days and while movie marathons and cuddles on the sofa are fun; they tend to get boring after a while. Luckily, while on the mend I decided to host morning paint sessions ... (input classical music and art inspirations here). I don't usually allow paint inside but it was a nice change in our illness pattern of waking, eating, crying, napping, eating, crying ... do I need to go on? This was to get us doing 'something' before we all have to nap from illness induced exhaustion. I'm an Amazon Prime member so these...

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Want A Successful Morning Routine? Build A Home Command Center in 5 Easy Steps

Want A Successful Morning Routine?​ Build a command center in these 5 easy steps. STEP 1)  Find a space in your home​ that your family already uses to dump things like shoes, keys, backpacks, schoolwork or jackets. THIS is your command center. You don't want to make your command center too confusing or try to re-establish a new location that everyone will ultimately forget and not use.  STEP 2)  Begin adding your sections to your command center. You will need 8 primary functions: monthly calendar, to-do list, schedule, house rules, catch-all for both adults and kids, message board, contact information, listed...

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The Ultimate Clean & Organizing Checklist For Your Home: Get It Free!

The Ultimate Clean & Organizing Checklist! I love saying that because we all have those problem areas that literally seem to grow no matter how much we organize them, but I want you to know that your are not alone and we can make a plan together! I've put together these clean and organizing cards for you and your family to complete together. In my house the easiest way to keep a space clean is to make sure everyone is on board with the household cleaning. If I do it all myself I start to feel resentful that no one...

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Do you want to have a successful family meeting that everyone enjoys? Here’s how … + PDF

Do you want to have a successful family meeting that everyone enjoys? Here's how ... First, your actual family meeting worksheet is set up to discuss what is going well, what needs improvement, who has suggestions; for ultimate success you will want to make sure that mom does NOT run the meeting. You want your family to believe that this meeting is for the greater good of the group and not just a sneaky way for mom to tell everyone what to do.   TIP: I suggest taking turns. Start with one of your kids, then transition to your partner and...

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Learn The Three Secrets To Organizing Kids’s Toys

Learn The Three Secrets to Organizing Kids' Toys Once & For All. It all comes down to these three foundations: ​ 1) Is it needed? 2) Is it used?  3) Where can it go?  ----------  Kids have so many things. It is crazy how many little toys kids have an those toys get dumped out everywhere every few seconds it's amazing if anyone gets anything done other than cleaning. If you are like so many and you find yourself cleaning up mess after mess (non-food related). Then it is time to purge. This will do two things for you and...

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