Last weekend my sister showed me a few spaces in her home that she recently re-organized in preparation for Christmas. As we walked around taking in the pantry, closets and bathroom cabinets (yes, we tour each other's homes for fun!), I realized that a couple of my basic organization principles applied well to our calendars… Continue reading Three Weeks To An Organized Christmas: Insuring Success with Plans and Schedules (Week 3)
Last week we started this series with some decluttering and organizing (catch up here if you missed that post!). Today we're moving on to the thing that probably takes most of your time and energy at Christmas - GIFTS. Week Two: Gifts TAKE INVENTORY: If you shop during the year or have already purchased some… Continue reading Three Weeks To An Organized Christmas: All About Gifts (Week 2)
It can be easy to get overwhelmed this time of year, as you look ahead to all that has to happen between now and December 31st! Along with the normal stuff of laundry, meals, work and daily routines, there will be gifts to buy and wrap, goodies to bake, parties to plan, shopping to get… Continue reading Three Weeks To An Organized Christmas: Tackle The Clutter (Week 1)
this post contains affiliate links - I receive a small commission if you make a purchase using my links Sometimes organizing is as simple as implementing one item or solution that solves a problem. Here are three that I use in my bedroom closet right now! #1 Hats on Hangers I only have two baseball… Continue reading 3 Easy Tips For Organizing Your Closet
this post contains affiliate links I love an organized space (probably more than most people), but that doesn't mean my house is perfect. There's almost always one area that needs attention due to the simple fact that organization requires maintenance, but also because I am not a minimalist and I have lazy, messy tendencies! Don't… Continue reading Closet Organization | Before And After
The cabinet under your kitchen sink is truly prime real estate in your kitchen! Think about how often you stand near or in front of that cabinet - you want the things in there to be easily accessible. We've had a pesky leak under our sink for the past couple years, so I wasn't able… Continue reading How To Maximize Storage Under The Kitchen Sink
this post contains affiliate links Do you have a central location where you store your household documents? I'm talking about all the paperwork that comes with the thing you actually wanted but isn't really necessary for daily use of the blender, vacuum, router or whatever else you ordered from Amazon. If your answer to this is… Continue reading How To Organize Warranties, Manuals and Household Documents
this post contains affiliate links Some spaces work well when you pack them as full as you possibly can. That works well under the bed or in your storage shed, because you don't access those things very often. That method doesn't work well for many areas of your home, including the top drawers in your… Continue reading A Simple Tip For Organized Kitchen Drawers
Happy Monday! Here's a peek at my winter kitchen decor, including the darling blue and white canister I found in Hobby Lobby's after-Christmas clearance (see what else I found here). Trying new recipes can be a risky endeavor, but it's usually worth the risk. This week I tried a new soup recipe that wasn't bad,… Continue reading Menu Monday + 3 New Recipes We Loved!
this post contains affiliate links Organization is an ongoing process of life, but we seem to really get excited about organizing this time of year. It makes sense - there's probably more stuff in our homes due to Christmas gifts, Christmas sales and after Christmas clearance! I'm proud of the organizing projects I've completed in… Continue reading Organization Tips For Every Room In Your House!