On Friday, I was honoured to have a guest post on Joyful Mothering. Because I was away in Pennsylvania with my hubby, and my wordpress app on my phone wasn’t working, I couldn’t share it until now!


“Let’s face it. There are very few people in this world who actually enjoy household chores. That is why there are so many books and online lists and charts at our disposal – to help us make chores less of a chore.

Over the years I have tried many different ways of trying to keep our house clean. Making lists and schedules are things I take great pleasure in. But following them? Now that is a whole other ball game. Something I have come to realize though is that the reason I have a hard time following the schedules is because they are generally unrealistic”….. (click here to read the rest of the article!)