Business, Money, Parenting, Work + Life Balance

Advice on Working from Home with Kids (and Not Being Broke)

Picture this: It’s stinkin’ cold outside (stinkin’ cold is 25% yuckier than regular cold), and the snow is coming down like crazy. You know it’s only a matter of time before the radio station reports that school has been canceled fdue to inclement weather conditions. Dread rises in your throat because you know that you… Read More Advice on Working from Home with Kids (and Not Being Broke)

Brainerd Lakes Area, Health + Wellness Features, Money, Parenting, Shopping Features

Cub Foods Grocery Delivery | Favorite Brands Brought Right to Your Doorstep!

This post is sponsored and brought to you by Cub Foods, one of the Up North Parent Advertisers. Picture this: it’s been a ridiculously long day. You are tired, your feet hurt, and all you want is your pajamas and a cup of tea. But wait! You need groceries in the worst way or you… Read More Cub Foods Grocery Delivery | Favorite Brands Brought Right to Your Doorstep!

Brainerd Lakes Area, Family Activities, Kids, Money, Parenting, Summer

Summertime Money Making Ideas for Teens

Summer break is always a time deeply anticipated by kids, but sometimes not-so-much by their parents. Three weeks into summer vacation is when the shiny newness of not being in school starts to tarnish and boredom sets in. Whether your kids are 5 or 15, parents know what bored kids do. Bored kids tend to:… Read More Summertime Money Making Ideas for Teens

Business, Money, Simplify

Tips for Online Selling Descriptions and Disclosure | Clutter to Cash

“The Los Angeles Times reports that the average American home now contains 300,000 items. The size of our houses keeps getting bigger and bigger. But rather than resulting in an uncluttered space, they just keep filling with more things.” Simplify Magazine Size Matters Sizing is important when you’re selling clothing online. Sloppy or absent sizing… Read More Tips for Online Selling Descriptions and Disclosure | Clutter to Cash

Business, Money, Simplify

Best Practices for Being an Awesome Online Seller | Clutter to Cash

From EBay and LetGo to the plethora of Facebook Garage Sale Groups, opportunities to resell your outgrown or unused items are abundant. However, in order to succeed in turning your unwanted items into cash, it’s more than just slapping a vague description and hasty picture on a selling platform and hoping for the best. Being… Read More Best Practices for Being an Awesome Online Seller | Clutter to Cash

Business, Money, Simplify

Online Selling Acronyms and Online Shipping Tips – Two Reselling Necessities | Clutter to Cash

You’ve spent the last few months diving deep into decluttering your home thanks to our ongoing Simplicity Project. If you’ve missed this wildly popular theme, here are a few of our top posts that are helping folks everywhere declutter, purge and simplify: 8 Basic Tips for Decluttering Your Home | How to Simplify Your House… Read More Online Selling Acronyms and Online Shipping Tips – Two Reselling Necessities | Clutter to Cash