Category: Planning & organization

Mid-year review: What helps me achieve my goals and what I still need to work on

Raluca Loteanu July 8, 2017
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At the beginning of the year, I wrote down the goals that I want to achieve this year. I wanted to have them at hand because this makes me more accountable and helps me be on tr... read more

How to create a successful stay-at-home mom schedule {+printable planner}

Raluca Loteanu June 15, 2017
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Being a stay-at-home mom is a full-time job! And it can become pretty overwhelming when everything is chaotic and unpredictable. This is why creating a successful stay-at-home ... read more

One simple planning tip to create an amazing summer schedule for kids

Raluca Loteanu June 12, 2017
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Some days ago I created our summer bucket list and I promised myself to be more intentional when it comes to creating wonderful family moments this summer. Besides having my lis... read more

How to create a family meal plan to save money and time {+ printable meal planner}

Raluca Loteanu June 8, 2017
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If you are a busy mom you probably know how difficult it can sometimes be to prepare healthy meals for the whole family. In a day full of tasks and activities, having something ... read more

How to create an effective morning routine for kids (+morning checklist printable)

Raluca Loteanu March 2, 2017
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If you have a young child, I’m sure that you know those chaotic mornings when nothing seems to work and you feel that you’ll never be able to be ready to get throug... read more

A step by step guide to toy rotation: a way to use fewer toys and encourage more independent play

Raluca Loteanu February 21, 2017
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Toy rotation | How to rotate toys | Toy rotation ideas | Toy organization ideas | Toy rotation means that you will have the toys split into several boxes and the child will receive only one box at a time. In this way, you reduce the number of toys in your child’s room and you help kids to focus more on the toys they have at hand.
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When I wrote “How to declutter toys: a guide to cleaner rooms and happier kids” I promised to come back with more information about the method we are using for manag... read more

17 smart and easy ways to save money

Raluca Loteanu February 19, 2017
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17 ways to save money | Save money | Family savings | How to save money | Family Budget
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One of my goals this year is to save money and, most important, to learn how to build a smart budget for the family and to stick with it. Spending money in a wise way is a great... read more

How to declutter toys: a guide to cleaner rooms and happier kids

Raluca Loteanu February 12, 2017
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Having a child means having a lot of toys around you every time. At the beginning, there are 2-3 toys on the floor, but then you can easily notice that the room gets full of toy... read more

Chore ideas for young kids and how to put them into practice [+ printable chore list]

Raluca Loteanu January 18, 2017
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Chore ideas for young kids | Chore ideas for kids | Chore ideas for toddlers | Chore ideas for preschoolers | Chore list for kids
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Since Bogdan was almost 2 years old I started to implement a list of chores he could also do in the house. I searched for chore ideas for young kids and I began to put them into... read more

Amazing Montessori room ideas [#InspirationNotes]

Raluca Loteanu December 20, 2016
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I always loved the design of the Montessori rooms. Although we don’t follow a Montessori education at home, we took a lot of Montessori ideas and implemented them in our h... read more