Quarterly planning

Quarterly planning

Schedule your quarterly planning session. Choose a day in July to plan your next 3 months. This is when you will look ahead and remind yourself of birthdays, appointments, vacations, and anything else that’s coming up that you don’t want to sneak up on...
July week 1

July week 1

July is here, as well of a week of celebrations in the US and Canada! It is very unfortunate that this year in many places the celebrations will be more low key, or even “virtual”. But you can still celebrate at home… I couldn’t resist planning...
June week 4, and old children’s books

June week 4, and old children’s books

  Happy Father’s Day! In this last week of June, we have a nice relaxing several days ahead. I don’t have much for your shopping list except for lemons or lemon juice, and maybe some berries or mint leaves. You probably guess we’re going to have some...

June week 3

It’s beginning to look a lot like summer! In fact, this Friday is the official summer solstice. Tomorrow I’m sharing a craft that requires a sewing machine, so if you don’t have one, just do something else fun as part of your daily Christmas magic....
June week 2

June week 2

This week we have several prompts reminding us to change out some décor for the upcoming summer season. If you have string lights (also known as fairy lights or Christmas lights) that are suitable for summer, get them out now. Pastel lights or white lights are pretty...
Beach bag for the car

Beach bag for the car

Prepare a swimming “go bag” and leave it in your car for impromptu stops at beaches, swimming pools (if you are lucky enough to live someplace they are open), or spray parks. I have a tote bag in the back of my car packed with sunscreen, towels, and spare swimsuits...