Without a doubt, today’s working parents and their children are busier than ever before.
In fact, in a 2016 study released by the Bureau of Labor Statistics, 61.1 percent of married-couple families with children had both parents employed. Add these busy demands of working parents to the constant school, sport and play schedules of children, and it’s easy to see why some families are feeling the strain of keeping their lives balanced and their homes looking clean and organized.
So what would make life at home easier, we wondered?
To find out, we put local moms on the spot. We also crowdsourced this modern day dilemma to designers, including Jess Cooney, a national interiors expert who hails from Great Barrington, Massachusetts, and specializes in helping busy moms and families implement smart and stylish design ideas to make home life operate more seamlessly from day to day.
Some families already implemented these design changes within the home.
But for others who might be mulling over future interior modifications, these ideas just might be the game changers your family needs.Read More