Out of sight, out of mind? Not so fast. With today’s multiple ways to connect, frequent business travel is no excuse for you and your spouse to live like ships passing in the night. From technology to thoughtful gestures and old-fashioned letter-writing, distance can make the heart grow fonder.
Now that summer is almost over, it is time for families to start thinking about back-to-school ideas for their Fall home. While many parents think back-to-school organization only involves the kids’ rooms and play areas, the reality is, back-to-school time affects your entire home. From the moment you wake up in the morning and rush to get the kids out to the bus stop to when your kids come home and do their homework, organization is key in your family home.
A home-based business gives us the opportunity to have the best of both worlds. As a mom, we can contribute to our family income and still be home with our children. Instead of making a choice that is black and white – work or stay home – some women have chosen to try out a world that is more colorful. Numerous women like us have considered starting a business at some point. The good news is, we are not alone.
If you are like me, you may have discovered that although you have the best of intentions, you fall behind as soon as the hustle and bustle of a new school year begins. Don’t become frustrated, overwhelmed, or throw in the towel. Instead, follow these organizational tips for a smooth school year that have worked for me and other parents year after year.
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