Organizing a Kid’s Bathroom Closet

  One of the spaces in our home that was really bothering me was a bathroom that my son and daughter share.  I think I’ve already shared that my daughter does not want to live the minimalist lifestyle…she LOVES her beauty products!!  So, keep in mind that this closet contains an obscene amount of shampoo, […]

The Power Hour

THE POWER HOUR…..doesn’t that sound majestic and mighty??  Maybe even magical!! I have something to confess…..I like to watch cleaning videos on YOUTUBE.  Embarrassing, I know!  Somehow and in some way it motivates me to clean!  Watching Hoarders on tv does the same thing to me- only I gag a little just watching that show!!! […]

5 Steps to Increased Productivity

source If you’re just joining me now, it might be a good idea to go back and read post 1 and post 2 in this series.   Today we are going to talk about PRODUCTIVITY.  What does it mean to you?  To me, it means getting tasks done in the least amount of time so […]

5 Steps to Organize a Space

What does being organized mean to you?? For me, being organized means finding things that I need quickly.  To do that, everything needs to have a home, so I can find it!  Being organized might mean something totally different to you!  Maybe it means not being embarrassed when someone drops by the house unannounced.  It […]

5 Steps to De-Cluttering

source Anyone who knows me knows that I get all “geeked up” about any article on Organizing ! I am passionate about simplifying things in my life to reduce stress and produce CALM in my house and in my head.  One of my organizing mentors (Lisa Woodruff) wrote an article that I really love.  She […]

Peanut Butter Overnight Oats

I’m not a big oatmeal eater, but this recipe has quickly become my favorite!  With only 5 ingredients (I only use 4) this makes for an easy breakfast that you can make the night before. I like to eat these oats cold, but you can also warm them in the microwave if you want! Here […]

Why I gave up Scrapbooking

Yep, I QUIT!!  After years and years of making scrapbooks, one day I just stopped. Why did I make this decision after spending hundreds of dollars on all of the equipment, paper and actual books? Well…….. Because I found a better way to store pictures! Here’s the scoop about scrap booking… It was expensive. It […]

Christmas: Stress Less- Part 2 (November)

Happy November!!!  My hope and prayer is that I can help you get ready for Christmas with less stress this year!  Here is the month of November broken down by week.  If you miss a few items, you’ll have an extra week to catch up!  So, here we go!!! Week 1 Talk to your family […]

Christmas: Stress Less- Part 1 (October)

Christmas is supposed to be a time of love, joy and peace, right? Well, truthfully it used to be a time that I would dread.  So much to do with so little time- I was completely frazzled!  I’m hoping in this 3 part series, I can help you take control of the season instead of […]

Teen Girl Room Tour- 2016

I’m so excited to share another room in our new house!! HUGE DISCLAIMER*****  My daughter’s room does NOT always look like this!!  She is a normal teenager and leaves stuff out on the desk sometimes & on the floor! What she DOES know is….Everything has a ‘HOME” and it is easy to put things away […]