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Organize Daily with Instagram!

Organize Daily with Instagram!

This year we are kicking off a brand new way to help you get organized in 2014.  We've created a brand new instagram account that will give simple manageable tasks daily to help you on your path to a more organized life!  Be sure to follow us over there to get the daily tips!  We will also repost the tip…
Get Rid of Moss Easily!

Get Rid of Moss Easily!

This is a sponsored post by Central Garden & Pet. See full disclosure statement below I live in Utah.  It is very dry here.  I don't think I've seen a patch of moss in YEARS.  I am from Oregon though, and moss was EVERYWHERE.  You couldn't walk down the green sidewalk without seeing moss in between the cracks, on the…
Spring Cleaning: It’s Fun! No. Really. It’s Fun!

Spring Cleaning: It’s Fun! No. Really. It’s Fun!

One of the best parts of spring is spring cleaning. Sure that might feel a little demented but it’s true. There is nothing quite as satisfying as getting your house cleaned all the way up and all of the way out. Looking around at a fresh and new feeling home is incredibly satisfying. So here’s how you get started: 1.…
Organize Your Energy & Save!

Organize Your Energy & Save!

Spring and Summer are just around the corner.  We did have a brief shiny minute of Spring weather yesterday until it turned bad again today, but I know it's coming soon, and I can NOT wait.  I'm definitely not a Winter girl.  These boots were not made for snow, that's for sure.  Alas, when the heating bill starts going down,…
Kitchen Organization Quick Fix

Kitchen Organization Quick Fix

Organizing can be done in different forms, and by just changing a few elements in your house you can accomplish this.  Not only will you be changing the entire looks of an area in your house, but you also get to improve the systems of organization surrounding it. One of the most popular rooms in the home to renovate is…
Organize Your Bathroom Easy and FAST!

Organize Your Bathroom Easy and FAST!

Jumping from a full time stay at home mom to a 40 hours a week job has been a challenge. My family has a crazy schedule already, so being away from the home an additional 40 hours a week has made it nearly impossible for me to keep things together! I had all but given up hope on keeping things…

Grease is the Word!

Here's a quick tip to start your Monday off.  When you get a grease stain on your clothing, rub some dish soap into the stain and wash it out.  The dish soap is made to break grease down from dishes and pots and pans, and works amazingly well on clothing as well!

Puzzle Organization Tip

My son is obsessed with puzzles.  I mean OBSESSED.  He loves to play with puzzles for hours and hours.  By the time he's done, I see a huge pile of puzzle pieces to help put away and organize.  Luckily we have a system in place to get that cleaned up in a snap.  Plus even at his young age, he…

Solution for Kid’s Messes

If your kids are anything like mine, they constantly leave things out.  No matter how many times I say "Don't leave your things out" it happens time and time again.  One day I saw something similar to this little project, and I've been meaning to do it for months! It's finally here, and you can download the files to make…
The One Hour Cleanup

The One Hour Cleanup

Every Saturday I like to tackle an area of the house that has become neglected.  It happens to the best of us.  It starts out small, just a dumping ground to get the room picked up when someone is coming over, or maybe even just to get it picked up right before bed.  You think, oh I'll just fix it…