Purging the closet: 6 great ways to part with your stuff!

Recently I stumbled upon this article in my Facebook newsfeed and was inspired!  I wonder if this mom knew she would be changing closets across the country?  I'm not cleaning house completely (you bet I'm keeping my yoga pants) or buying a new wardrobe (that's not realistic right now), but I am taking my Spring cleaning to a whole new level this year!  My purge is in progress, and it feels great!...more

A picture of urine-soaked paper disguised as a request for opinions on old guide books

We've been married a little over fifteen years and during that time we've lived in twelve different homes. That's disregarding any stint too brief to make it on to a utilities statement....more

The Ultimate Cheat Sheet to Dealing With Outgrown Kids' Clothes

 So you have 28 storage totes of outgrown kid clothes in your garage, organized by gender, size, and possibly also by season. (Or maybe you just chucked it into the totes to organize “later.”) It’s time to make some decisions....more

Dollar Shave Club Suspects That I Have A Funky Bathroom - 5 Prehistoric Spring Cleaning Finds

I need to start this out by dwelling on the fact that Dollar Shave Club reached out to me to do this post....more
janeb  That is awesome to hear!  I was just over at your site this morning.  So glad that this ...more

Whenever I Lack, I Give

Recently, I either read or heard, "Whenever I feel like I'm lacking, I give." ...more

All Organized Ebook Bundle

Here's is the official launch of the ALL ORGANIZED Ebook Bundle! This is what I teased you with on Thursday! I am so excited to be able to offer this huge collection of books to my readers. I have been diligently going through them to share reviews and quotes throughout the sale period. ...more

Spring clean your closets (and your life)!

Once a year, give or take, some of us do what we call spring cleaning – of our closets, our drawers, or the entire house. Most are known to do this around Christmas time prior to putting up the newly bought curtains. I once did it on an Independence holiday, but nowadays I do it whenever I have the time....more

5 Green Spring Cleaning Tips


Spring Cleaning Tips

Spring is (finally) in the air and spring cleaning is on the to-do list. Here are a couple of tips to get your house fresh!1. Start at the top. I am always wondering where to begin with projects. One tip that has helped me is to start at the top, meaning the ceiling, and work my way down to the floor. It seems like the dust or dirt or crumbs fall that way anyway....more