Why you need a Command Center and how I refreshed ours!

As the name suggests, the command center is the space from where we command the family. It is where we keep track of our appointments, invitations, school paper, bills to pay, mail, grocery list, goals, to-do lists, meal plan, and much more. A monthly calendar is an essential feature of the command center. However, it also needs to offer space for an organization system that will prevent your home from getting cluttered.

Get your mind and goals organized for the new year

I am starting to get excited for the New Year and the idea of making plans again, even though they will be very different from the ones I made a year ago. This time, the difference is that the goals will start small with chances of growing again, and not the other way around . In 2020 we had to just the fine with a slower year than we were anticipating.

Creating a space for kids’ virtual learning

We started setting up the kids’ virtual learning space in July, so we would have enough time for items to be delivered, and make sure they wouldn’t sell out just like so many items have during the pandemic.

The multipurpose room in the basement was the location chosen for this set up in our home. Finding space when you live in the city, in a rowhouse, can be very challenging, but we are making the most of every area in our home, now, more than ever.

Natural Cleaning with Essential Oils

Spring is in the air, or so we hope! With that, we are already thinking about Spring Cleaning! Are you too? This year we are sharing some ideas to Spring Cleaning with more natural based cleaning options. To help us with this mission, we invited Sara Baffour to teach us about how to safely use essential oils.

Implement a Beauty Routine


By now, you are used to me talking about the importance of creating routines for your home. Today, I would like to talk about the importance of your skin care routine. Your DNA might determine some characteristics about your skin, but how you care for you skin influences the health of your skin, especially as you age.