Archive of ‘Organization’ category

Pantry Organization: Before & After

The pantry: one of the most used places in the house, yet often the area that quickly gets out of control. My friend Jamie, a busy mom to three little ones, admitted she was overwhelmed and needed help. Her first project area: the dreaded pantry. The Organized Sister {me!} to the rescue! The biggest challenges […] Read more…

Quick Tip Tuesday: Repurpose Baby Hangers

When my kids transitioned from baby hangers to regular-size hangers for the clothes in their closets, I was left with a huge stack of petite hangers. What to do? I recycled some of those smaller hangers into a few other uses: In my master closet, baby hangers are the perfect size to hang scarves (one […] Read more…

10 habits of an organized person

I had an interesting conversation with a friend at lunch the other day. We were talking about this blog, actually, and she stated something I needed to hear. She admitted, “Reading things about being organized totally overwhelm me, because I realize just how disorganized I really am.” If you can relate to her, I want […] Read more…

Quick Tip Tuesday: Grocery Checklist

  I hate grocery shopping. I truly do. But we have to eat, say the hungry mouths at my house. Years ago, I decided to make my shopping a little easier by creating a pre-typed grocery checklist. I typed up all the items I buy regularly, then I categorized them by the aisles of the […] Read more…

5 simple steps to tackling the {daunting} mess

Getting organized is the New Year’s resolution most people make, second only to losing weight.*  For me, that’s good news. I have loved containers and organizing things ever since I was a young girl. I would spend hours “cleaning” my room, when really what I was doing was going through my closet or my desk […] Read more…

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