Storage Solutions for the Bedroom in a Small Home

I am always looking for storage solutions for the bedroom. We live in an 1865 farmhouse and for the most part, I really love our home. One thing we are always lacking is storage space. We never seem to have enough room for storing linens or off season clothes because our closet space is almost […]

How to Improve Your Wardrobe With Shoe Organization Tips

Shoe organization is something I’ve been giving a lot of thought to lately.  I have a slight addiction to shoes, and although I have gotten rid of quite a few pairs, I know I probably still have more than I need. I love being able to choose from a variety of styles and colors each […]

How To Organize Your Office Supplies

One of the biggest challenges for those that work at home is figuring out how to organize your office.  For me, it’s because I don’t really have an office. I have a corner of the living room that contains my desk, computer, paperwork and supplies. While I try to keep everything neat and filed out of […]

How to Declutter Your Home and Keep it That Way

Are you wondering how to declutter your home and keep it that way? I have always had a huge problem with clutter. No, I’m not talking clutter like an episode of Hoarders.  I had too much stuff.  I had piles of stuff. I had stacks of things. I had bins of things. I tried to […]

Menu Planning Ideas For Busy Women

I love to cook, but one of the areas I struggle with is getting organized in the kitchen.  I have a vast collection of cookbooks, and I love to try new recipes.  That said, when it’s dinner time, you will often find me standing in the kitchen wondering what I’m going to make for dinner. […]

Green Organizing Tips to Clear Clutter Away Permanently

Looking for green organizing tips? Every year, I make a promise to myself that I will be more organized.  I will deal with the clutter in my closets and the piles of paperwork that take up almost every flat surface in my office.  Then, I will schedule my appointments so that I spend less time […]

How To Organize Recipes To Calm Kitchen Chaos

Do you know how to organize recipes? You’ve probably guessed by now that I love to cook.  I have shelves full of cookbooks and piles of recipe magazines.  I have loose recipes I’ve torn out of magazines and scribbled on scraps of paper. I have recipes I’ve printed out online that I want to try […]

How to Organize Books in 6 Easy Steps

In my perfect home, I would have a huge library with floor to ceiling bookcases that covered every wall.  Sadly, I don’t live in my ideal home.  I live in a small 1865 farmhouse that doesn’t have a lot of room. Since I love books, you’ll find them scattered throughout the house.  That would be […]

How to Add Color Without Clutter in 5 Steps

Can you add color without clutter? According to the LA Times, there are 300,000 items in the average American home. Does that statistic shock you? Before I began decluttering, it would have surprised me but not now. For the past year, my husband and I have been working on reducing the clutter and busyness in […]

25 Tips and Resources To Organize Your Home Today

Finding ways to organize your home is not an easy task.  It’s even harder to find ways to organize your home and then keep it organized. Some days it feels like I finish organizing a room and when I walk back into it an hour later, it’s trashed again.  I’m sure that probably has something […]