Establishing routines can help you and your family feel some sense of control over some of the chaos in your everyday life at home. Focusing on ways to maintain these routines is an important way to get started maintaining a sense of order in everyday life. This may be particularly true if you have children in your household.
Consistent and predictable daily routines allow children to function their best. It takes effort to start and maintain a routine, but the benefits are worth it. Let’s dive into the why, what, and how behind all-things childhood routines, so YOU can start implementing them to see changes at home right now.
One of my resolutions this year is to be more productive with my time, but that broad resolution deserves some breakdown into more specific manageable goals. Because I know my tendencies and am aware of how my productivity has changed over time, I recognize one particular mindset that continually sets me back–waiting for one big dedicated block of time to tackle a project or “get things done” and squandering all the perfectly good smaller chunks of time available in the meantime.