There is no question that I have a busy household. We’ve always wanted a family on the larger-size to today’s standards and our house is filled with so much happy noise with three kids running around.
I grew up with a family of 6 and when I was young, I would watch my mom and her amazing abilities to micro-manage everything she had on her plate and still made life fun for us. I have no idea if she was stressed or how she made it look so effortless, but now that I have three kids of my own — I realize just how much work it is.
There are some essential things I’ve discovered that are important when you’re raising a larger family that are important for your sanity. Things can get overwhelming and chaotic, but with a few organizational tips, personality traits and items on hand — it becomes considerably more manageable.
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