Getting the Household Notebook Back on Track

Way back in August of last year I started posting about my Household Notebook and how I was getting it organized. Between our move and a rather miserable first trimester my progress on my household notebook stopped. Now that I have been feeling a lot better and we’re fairly settled into the new home I’veContinue reading “Getting the Household Notebook Back on Track”

Household Notebook – Calendar and Schedules

If you’ve been following along with my Household Notebook series, by this point your notebook should be filling in nicely. There is still plenty more information to be added, but progress is definitely being made. This week I’m going to talk about Calendars and Schedules. This is a very important section because it is theContinue reading “Household Notebook – Calendar and Schedules”

My Command Center

When I first saw that August’s Monthly Organizing Round-Up over at I’m an Organizing Junkie was on your Command Center I thought that I didn’t really have one so I couldn’t participate. Then it dawned on me that I do have a Commander Center; it just isn’t the typical location specific command center you immediatelyContinue reading “My Command Center”

Household Notebook – Family Mission Statement

This week I worked on our Family Mission Statement. I feel that this is a very important part of your Household Notebook because it helps to focus your family priorities. When you have a valid family mission statement that applies to everyone, you are all able to focus and work together better. Simple Mom hadContinue reading “Household Notebook – Family Mission Statement”

Household Notebook – Contacts

To start out this week’s Household Notebook post I have a video of the notebook and supplies I’m using for my notebook. You can see that you can easily start your Household Notebook with supplies that you probably already have around your house. This week in the Household Notebook series, we’re going to talk aboutContinue reading “Household Notebook – Contacts”

Starting a Household Notebook

Selling your house really forces you to look at all the “stuff” in your life and start reviewing it. While I’ve been going through my house I’ve found all kinds of old “stuff” that we no longer need or use. That stuff is all moving on to new homes. I’m also amazed at the numberContinue reading “Starting a Household Notebook”