Weekend links

Photo by Jenny Downing DIY Reusable Lunch Set for School :: Make and Takes A Repurposed Entertainment Center :: Sutton Grace My Favorite & My Best (a DIY dollhouse) :: Sweet Sweet Life Free Printable Art to Frame & Hang! :: Feed Your Soul Sew Mama! (printable fall embroidery patterns) :: Sarah Jane Studios How (read more…)

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How to be disorganized & unproductive #1: don’t enjoy your job

This is the final key in a series first published last year called How to be Disorganized and Unproductive at Home. I republished the fifth and the second key this week — you can find the rest of the keys here. Photo by Heidi Now stick with me on this one, because you might have (read more…)

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Thursdays are Book Club day

Today is Book Club day, and it’s already the last day for For Women Only: What You Need to Know About the Inner Lives of Men.  Anyone and everyone is welcome to join us!  We’ll be discussing  chapters 8 and 9 all week, so whenever you’re ready, grab your book, answer the posted questions, and (read more…)

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How to be disorganized & unproductive, #2: aim for perfection

As I mentioned on Monday, I’m revisiting a series I wrote a year ago this month called “How to be Disorganized and Unproductive at Home,” where I covered six weeks to do that very thing well. I ended up skipping the rerun of the sixth key — neglecting yourself — because we had just written (read more…)

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How to be disorganized & unproductive, #5: overcommit

My book writing’s halfway point is September 1, which means I have a LOT of scribbling to do so I can get the manuscript in to my editor by deadline. So I’m going to be reposting some “classic” Simple Mom posts for the next few weeks. First up is a series that ran last August, (read more…)

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