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About chaoscontrol5

I am your typical busy mom . As the mother of 3 boys, I am constantly on the go, juggling all of life activities. I recently started over w

It’s the most wonderful time of the year…

Back to school can be less stressful with a bit of preplanning and organization. Continue reading

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A cure or two for a back to school hangover

A cure or two for a back to school hangover Continue reading

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Nature’s Chaos Control

Mother Nature is the ultimate chaos controller.  Yes, she can create such chaos with hurricanes, tornados, and blizzards, but Mother Nature has a gentle calm side too.   I love that after a huge rain storm, there is a time of … Continue reading

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Chaos in a box!

I just spent 10 days confined to a 25 foot space with 4 boys and a dog!  That’s right we traveled cross-country pulling our camp trailer and I have lived to tell about it!  I actually have fond memories and … Continue reading

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End of the School Year

End of the school year BBQ’s, field trips, end of sports parties, class parties, award nights…. Eek gads.  Throw in a family with someone graduating and it feels like a merry-go-round spinning out of control. Stop the world I don’t want to … Continue reading

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Date Night

Sometimes through the Chaos, we forget to take time to nurture our relationships with our spouse.  This can make your life seems more hectic and out of control.  There always seems to be room in our schedules for hanging out … Continue reading

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It started with Words of Wisdom

Yesterday, I posted my weekly words of wisdom on my Chaos Control Facebook page.  Drop out of one committee or evening meeting and dedicate that time to family activities. Sounds easy doesn’t it?   Not if you are doing committees for multiple children, … Continue reading

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You are in control

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Waiting to be Perfect!

Do you think that you can’t start on your clutter and chaos when you have hours to dedicate to the project?  Does this make you feel so overwhelmed that you just put it off  indefinitely?  I can certainly relate!  The … Continue reading

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Let’s Talk Dirty!

Do you find yourself avoiding the laundry? With piles in every room, laundry seems like a never ending, unappreciated task. Doesn’t it feel like you just get it under control to find another load screaming for your attention? Now you … Continue reading

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