Posts Tagged ‘task’

Laundry Training

Imagine coming home from an evening out and finding the laundry under control, folded and put in baskets just the way you want it. Sounds pretty fabulous, right? Getting awesome help with laundry is fabulous. This is why laundry training is built-in to how I on-board my babysitters. In this post, I reveal how I…

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5 Simple Tasks for the Babysitter

This little list is for when you’ve finally got a babysitter lined up to help, but then discover you can’t think of anything to delegate. I share 5 simple tasks for the babysitter that help any family. Still growing…

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Sandwich Prep

If you’re like me, there’s nothing that stresses me out faster than mornings that fall victim to a lack of planning. Talk about starting off on the wrong foot! Sandwich Prep has become a huge lifesaver at my house and it’s a great task for babysitters and older kids. Still growing…

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Receipt Sorting

Many Moms ask me about task ideas for their babysitter or nanny. I like to delegate tasks that lend themselves to autonomy, that can be stopped abruptly if needed, and that really benefit the household. I think receipt sorting is a great task for babysitters. How do I set up this task for them? Still…

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Freezing Buttermilk and Heavy Cream

How many cartons of buttermilk and heavy cream have I thrown away in my cooking lifetime?  Too many. How many times has my recipe called for just a half cup or some amount – leaving the rest to waste?  Also, too many. Well those days are over.  I finally figured out that I can freeze…

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