2022, closet organization, closets, closets, closet organization, kids rooms, DIY, DIY, kids rooms

How a DIY closet organizer made a huge difference

My daughters' closets were one hot mess. Like most other closets in this house, There was only one rod and one really high shelf. I don't have a before picture of my oldest daughter's closet, but here's my youngest's closet. They both pretty much looked like this: Ugh. I couldn't find a thing and every… Continue reading How a DIY closet organizer made a huge difference

2022, cleaning, closet organization, declutter, organize, organizing

Organizing a cleaning closet

We have an old TV cabinet in our laundry room, which we have repurposed as a cleaning supply cabinet. Here’s our dog modeling the cabinet. Haha Our cleaning supply cabinet used to be neat and clean and organized…but then it looked like this. I decided to make better use of the space, but I was… Continue reading Organizing a cleaning closet

2021, closet organization, diet, family, food, grocery shopping, Instacart, simplifying life

Five Friday Favorites: our favorite apps for staying organized in the new year

Most of us enjoy being organized, and others of us want to be more organized. Some of us fit into both of those categories. Better organization and a more simplified life is at your fingertips...look no further than your smartphone. There are a few apps that have proven indispensable to our family and I’d like… Continue reading Five Friday Favorites: our favorite apps for staying organized in the new year

2020, cardboard, closet organization, closets, closet organization, kids rooms, DIY

Reuse and repurpose: Five new uses for cardboard

We seem to always have a lot of cardboard around here. When our kids were younger we had diaper boxes. Now we have boxes from Amazon purchases and Christmas gifts. And with two daughters and a shoe fetish of my own, we have tons of shoe boxes. Whether it is a big box or a… Continue reading Reuse and repurpose: Five new uses for cardboard

2018, closet organization, closets, closet organization, kids rooms, DIY, getting organized, organize, organizing, organizing tips, simplify, simplifying life

The Benefits of Living with Less…and why you should purge your house right now!

RIGHT Now. Drop everything and PURGE YOUR HOME NOW! No, I'm kidding. Sort of. I know you read a lot about purging your home on my blog. Some of you are probably fans of living with less already, while others of you are scratching your heads and wondering how much more stuff I can get… Continue reading The Benefits of Living with Less…and why you should purge your house right now!