debt payoff tracker printable
House + Home, Organization, Printables

Debt Payoff Tracker Printable

Debt Payoff Tracker Printable: A free download to help you grasp the big picture and breakdown of your current loans! Digital version also available! If you're like me, the words "finances", "loans" or "bills" can make you cringe. I mean, who loves getting a bill in the mail? Or even more... thinking about what is owed on something? But that's part of life and we have to face it, right? Right. So we might as well make it as easy on...

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Brain Dump Template Worksheet
House + Home, Organization, Printables, Real Life, Self Improvement

What is a Brain Dump? Plus a Free Template Worksheet!

Brain Dump: How a brain dump works and a free template worksheet to help gather those loose thoughts and how to take action. Brain Dump Whether it's in my blogging business or in my personal life, creating a brain dump can SAVE me. It saves my sanity and helps out so much with organizing and launching new projects. What is a Brain Dump? Well if you're like me and can relate to the saying, If...

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Importance of Time Management
House + Home, Organization, Real Life, Self Improvement

Importance of Time Management

Importance of Time Management: Whether in your personal life, home, or in the workplace, this is why time management is so important! Importance of Time Management I have a lot of faults, but I will say that time management and organization come very naturally for me, and I swear I get it from my mom. That woman is an amazing individual and I grew up learning from the best. You May Also Love: 6...

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lunch box packing tips
House + Home, Organization

How to Pack School Lunches Like a BOSS!

This post has been sponsored by Kleenex®, Danimals, and NABISCO. All thoughts and opinions are my own. I have some picky eaters AND I'm pretty selective about what I want them to eat, so packing school lunches can become a chore if I let it be. However, I've come up with some of my favorite lunch packing solutions and I'm sharing them with you today, in case you're looking to save your sanity during the school year. Planning...

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Home Finance: Routines + Tools for the Bookkeeper at Home
House + Home, Organization

Home Finance: Routines + Tools for the Bookkeeper at Home

Home Finance: Routines + Tools for the Bookkeeper at Home. Easy tactics and streamline procedures to reduce the dreaded taboo topic! First Finance Tip:Prayer — Ha! Only kidding. Sort of. You guys, when you own your own business, I swear some people think that you're swimming in gold coins like the cartoon Duck Tales. Please tell me this was someone's favorite childhood cartoon too!? Alright, but for real... money has been a stressful situation here in our household before, and no matter what you do for...

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Fantabulosity; A Lifestyle Blog that doesn't make you feel bad about yourself.
Organization, Self Improvement

6 Ways to Make Your Desk Work More Productive

This post brought to you by LastPass. The content and opinions expressed below are that of Fantabulosity. 6 Ways to Make Your Desk Work More Productive: A quick list of tricks to try when you need more focus and productivity in your work space. 6 Ways to Make Your Desk Work More Productive There are times, no matter where I'm at in my home working, that I consider it "desk work." This time is set aside for those...

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Blank Calendar Printable - Free Download
House + Home, Organization, Printables

Blank Calendar – FREE Vertical Monthly Calendar Printable

Blank Calendar - FREE Monthly Calendar Printable: A vertical calendar download that's super chic and perfect for those who love a minimalistic way to keep dates on track! Often, I see printable calendars available online, but they either lack something that I'm looking for or aren't the right orientation and size that I need. So what's a girl to do? Or at least this girl? I make my own. What else do I do? Make it available for you too! Vertical Monthly Calendar Printable

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Celebrations Binder by Cultivate What Matters
Gift Ideas, Holiday, House + Home, Organization, Real Life, Review, Self Improvement

“Celebrations Binder” with Cultivate What Matters

"Celebrations Binder" with Cultivate What Matters - If you've been craving a simple system and a place to keep it all together, THIS is the answer, in one beautiful product! Celebrations Binder We all know how I feel about parties, and entertaining, right? And you KNOW how I feel about making time for what matters too... I introduce (or reintroduce, if you've already been lucky enough to hear about it) the Celebrations Binder. After chatting and working with the Cultivate What Matters team a few weeks back in the Ask a Cultivator series, where I shared how I prioritize celebrating those I love each and...

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Daily Planner Printable - Free Download
House + Home, Organization, Printables

Daily Planner – Free Printable

Daily Planner - This cute and free printable day planner sheet is the BEST for staying organized during the day. Why? Because YOU helped create it!  Daily Planner - Free Printable Have you ever searched for a cute, practical, organizing daily planner, only to come up short handed? Yeah, me too. I mean, don't get me wrong, I have found planners that work for me, but I still feel like I'm wasting space and I'm still crossing things out to make it more of "my own" to help me stay on track for the day. I still felt like something was missing from...

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Purse Organizer - DIY Purse Organization and how to organize the inside
House + Home, Organization, Real Life, Review

Purse Organization: How to Organize the Inside of your Handbag

  This post was sponsored by Playtex® Simply Gentle Glide™. All thoughts and opinions are my own. Purse Organization: How to Organize the Inside of your Handbag - Keeping related items in one spot, in a designated pouch can help you say "goodbye" to purse digging! Purse Organization Oh how excited I am to finally be sharing with you, my purse organization strategy. As you know, when it comes to organizing, I owe all of my natural organizing "skillz" to my momma. She is a genius when it comes to making sure that everything has a "home," and growing up seeing that... I've...

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Running errands and saving time
Organization, Real Life, Review

Busy Mom Sanity! From Running Errands to Managing Your Finances

A big “thank you” to Regions Bank for sponsoring this post. Running errands, cashing checks, paying bills….and the list goes on. Yuck, right? There are SO many other things that I'd rather be doing, but when you're a busy mom like me with an ever-growing list of "don't forget to pick-ups", (or maybe the one who does most of the errands in your house), daily chores are just not at the top of my list of favorite activities. Anything I can do to get organized and make life easier is important to me, which is why I’m excited to be...

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Laundry Room Decor Ideas; modern decorations, simple and easy organization
Cleaning, House + Home, Organization

7 Ways to Trick Yourself in to Getting Things Done

7 Ways to Trick Yourself in to Getting Things Done: Sometimes when we dread doing chores, or some of the "musts" in life, a little self trickery helps! 7 Ways to Trick Yourself in to Getting Things Done 1. Waiting on the Coffee Making coffee. It's the first thing I do every morning. But waiting while it brews, KILLS me. (Doesn't it seem like it takes forever to brew some mornings?)  I used to walk around like a zombie, killing time while it brewed, looking for any crumb left over from the night before, so I could shove in to my mouth...

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Summer On-the-Go Bag Essentials: Items that I keep in a bag by the door for spur of the moment summer outings!
House + Home, Organization, Parenting, Review

Summer Bag Essentials

This is a compensated endorsement written by me on behalf of Coppertone®. The opinions and text are all mine. Summer Bag Essentials To help streamline things in my daily life as a momma of two little boys, I designate a bag for summer which I leave in the mudroom area of my home, and keep it filled with items that I may need while out and about. Summer Bag Essentials: Coppertone...

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Quick workout at home ideas - the booty shaper
House + Home, Organization, Real Life, Review, Self Improvement

Morning Routine for a Mentally + Physically Productive Day

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Special K. All opinions are 100% mine. Morning Routine for a Mentally + Physically Productive Day. A few steps that I try to do each morning before the kids wake up for a great start to the day. Morning Routine for a Mentally + Physically Productive Day Do you ever have those mornings where it's a mad rush from the get-go? Going through the day, feeling like you've forgotten something, overwhelmed with a to-do list, and running low on energy? I can TOTALLY relate, and after years of frustration, I realized...

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Mobile Office Day Bag Organization for blogger, mom running errands, handbag workbag!
Blogging, House + Home, Organization, Real Life

Mobile Office Day Bag Organization & Must Haves

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Special K. All opinions are 100% mine. Mobile Office Day Bag Organization & Must Haves. When out and about running errands, heading to appointments, or for an office-on-the-go, my day bag is ready! Mobile Office Day Bag Organization & Must Haves After taking the role of "work at home mom" for the last 5 years or so, I've nailed my day bag organization down to a science and I can't...

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Blogging questions: for a beginner and those who have been blogging a while.
Adult Themes, Entertaining, Girls Night, Kids, Organization

A List of my Favorite Websites for Party Supplies

 List of my Favorite Party Supplies Websites: A list websites that are always a "go-to," any time that I'm planning a party, or styling a party for a brand. I'm a "routine," lovin' gal. So when it comes to shopping for party supplies for either my own parties or when styling parties for a brand, I have my "go-to," online party supplies stores that I frequent. I'm never disappointed and ALWAYS find something at these, that I love. Favorite Party Supplies Websites 1. Shop Sweet Lulu Weather it's balloons, favor bags, or cute food containers, I'm a sucker for Shop Sweet Lulu products. When...

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Stationary Station Organization
House + Home, Organization

Stationery Station Organization: Say that Five Times…

Stationery Station Organization: Say that Five Times... A simple way to organize cards, notepads, and writing tools, for easy access. Stationery Station Organization I literally had to say that out loud 5 times, really fast, to see if I could do it.  Hey you! You may be here for the first time as part of the blog hop that's happening today with some of the BEST bloggers that I know. Not only are they incredibly creative, but they know how to create a workspace that can make you drool! I'm honored to be a part of something so fun and inspiring! So thank...

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Last Minute Party Checklist
Entertaining, Organization, Printables, Review

Last Minute Party Checklist – Free Download

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #MegaGame #CollectiveBias Last Minute Party Checklist - Free Download: For those moments where a party is held at your house with little or no notice! More times than I'd like to admit... I've found myself running around ragged, trying to make the house look presentable when we've decided to have people over at the last minute. It may be a sporting event on tv, or just a random evening when we have the social bug and decide to cook and invite people over. There have...

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What I use to stay organized. Tips and tricks
Featured, Organization, Printables, Self Improvement

7 Organization Ideas & Tips: What I Use to Stay Organized

7 Organization Ideas and Tips: What I Use to Stay Organized and implement in to my personal and business life to manage stress, finances, and overall sanity! 7 Organization Ideas & Tips I am totally guilty of using the new year, as an excuse to start fresh. Perhaps it's the OCD tendencies that I have in some areas of life, but I'm a sucker for it. Usually about a week before the new year, I start gathering all of my printables, folders, binders, (cute pens too) and start planning my organization strategies come January 1st. Although there are multiple programs, and resources that I...

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Month in Advance, at a Glance! Free printable to keep track of what's ahead next month. LOVE this.
Organization, Printables

Month in Advance, at a Glance — Free Printable

Month in Advance, at a glance — Free Printable: An organized way to see what's in store for you next month, so nothing will sneak up on you! I'm not sure why, but for some reason, when a new month arrives, I feel like someone slapped me upside the head with a "surprise" of activities, events, and bills that are due. I know they're coming, but it always seems like it's so far off, because it's "next month." I've found a way to help keep my sanity, and I couldn't WAIT to share how with you. So if you've found yourself with...

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Entertaining, Organization, Review

Party Day Survival Kit

Party Day Survival Kit: Having all of the necessities in one place on party day, can save a TON of time! Planning a wedding? Keep all of the wedding decorating/bride essentials in one place! too! Let me fill you in on a little secret. I LOVE the idea of having a "party day survival kit," handy, to shave minutes (if not hours) off of my prep-time, on party day. Whether it's in my back yard, kitchen, or across town... it will always be by my side! Typical party-day scenario: Decorating outside for a back yard party. I realize that I need tape...

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