Author Archives: Lisa Cratty

Six ways to minimize your kids grumbling about chores!

Tweet No one loves to do “chores” especially kids, but you don’t want to be the one that picks up after everyone either, do you?  Once your kids get to a certain age it’s good to get them involved in … Continue reading

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Busy Mom? Save time and eat home cooked meals too!

Tweet If you’re anything like me you’re a very busy mom and having to think up what to cook for meals everyday can be a real drag!  So here’s a tip on how to give yourself a little break… Make … Continue reading

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Valentine’s Day – Organic Style!

Tweet For today’s Green Tip Tuesdays I thought I would talk a little about Valentine’s Day!  Wine and chocolate have become synonymous with this day so why not go a little greener on Valentine’s Day and buy your sweetheart organic … Continue reading

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Baked Apricot Chicken

Tweet You’ve got a lot going on and the last thing you want to be doing is spending an hour or more making dinner at night!  Quick Meal Mondays is all about quick and easy recipes that can be put … Continue reading

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13 Things To Do With the Kids That Are Free!

Tweet Ok, I took a couple of days off from writing to be kind to myself.  (See my post on Stop the Madness…The Power of Saying No!)  Feeling refreshed now and ready to write again! For Family Fridays I thought … Continue reading

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How “stuff” impacts your life and mine

Tweet For today’s Green Tip Tuesdays post I wanted to share a video that has had over 10 million viewers.  If you haven’t seen it yet I would highly recommend watching it.  It’s called The Story of Stuff by Annie … Continue reading

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Shrimp and Veggie Curry

Tweet You’ve got a lot going on and the last thing you want to be doing is spending an hour or more making dinner at night!  Quick Meal Mondays is all about quick and easy recipes that can be put … Continue reading

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How to Minimize Temper Tantrums!

Tweet For Family Fridays I thought I would talk a little about a problem that most of us have or will have in the near future! If you have kids you probably know about temper tantrums.  They’re normal and a … Continue reading

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3 Easy Ways to Stress-Proof Your Mornings

Tweet Today for Random Thoughts Thursdays I wanted to share another posting that I just read which is both funny and great information!  It coincides very well with my previous posting 10 Tips To Ending Morning Mayhem With Your Kids! … Continue reading

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Lost in Mommyhood? 5 Ways to Keep your Identity as a Woman

Tweet Being a mother is all encompassing.  We know this, anyone who has had kids will tell you that it engulfs your life and for the most part you want it and welcome it to be your focus.  We all … Continue reading

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