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Home Organization Tips

baby cribs – things every parent ought to know

When that new bundle of joy arrives, it can be pretty overwhelming. Between the physical and emotional roller coasters that your mind and body are going through and all the planning, rearranging and changing that has been and will be going on, new parents often find it hard to know just where to start. Getting [...]

Get Rid of The Monster – Pantry Organizers

Project: Pantry Organization Estimated Project Time: 1-2 hours Before: Secretly, this is one of my favorite home improvement projects. As a young girl, my sister and I would play a game of organizing the pantry. We would take everything out, sort things according to type, and put them back in the most systemized manner we [...]

Organization Made Easy With Closet & Cabinet Organizers

Next on my to do list is organizing cabinets and drawers. Estimated project time: 1 weekend – 1 month BEFORE: I’m actually looking forward to this home improvement project for a few reasons: 1.    It’s fun looking through a bunch of older stuff or a drawer that you haven’t weed out in awhile. I always [...]

Cutting Edge Accessories- Drawer Knife Organizers

The renovations took a break for the holidays, but I assured everyone that by the next holiday party, we would be hosting out of a totally new kitchen. In the meantime, I had all my relatives over to give me advice and opinions about the renovations. While some of it was completely irrelevant (read: frustrating [...]

7 Essential Tips for Preventing Flu

With winter upon us, and flu hysteria abounding, everyone wants to know how to prevent the flu.  Since there is no cure for the flu, the best measures that you can take, certainly, are prevention.  How should you go about preventing the flu?  And, as a parent, perhaps even more importantly, what should you do [...]

Go Green with Cool Lunch Bags & More

Now that I’ve got my children’s lunch preparation down to a system, I decided to throw a wrench in the process.  Life is only fun when you’re constantly shaking things up, right?  Seriously, though, I’ve decided to put more effort into creating green lunches for my kids.  This doesn’t mean that I’m never going to [...]

Keepin’ it Green this Halloween

With Halloween fast approaching, it’s time to get organized and get the kids ready.  I’m trying these days, whenever possible, to do things in a “green” way. This means that I think about recycling and saving the environment whenever I can, and I try to tailor my actions to fit into this green approach to [...]

Don’t Get Spooked Before Halloween….Get Organized

Halloween is exactly 19 days away, but who’s counting, right?  Actually, if I had to take a guess, your kids probably are.  And that means that it’s time for you, as the parent, to get organized.  With 19 days left (or even with two or three) you still have enough time to come up with [...]

Shout out to Blog Catalog

Hey Jason, Here’s the shout out that you requested- I look forward to seeing my blog listed on Blog Catalog, and I hope that my readers check it out so that they can see all of the great things that Blog Catalog has to offer!  :)

A Family Affair – Packing Lunches

Packing lunches for school can be a daunting task. It can also be quite tedious.  I wouldn’t want to eat the same thing every single day – and neither do my kids. This, however, leaves me with the frustration of needing to create new and exciting lunches every day.  How is a mother to survive [...]