How to Declutter: To Sell or Not to Sell

Great tips for determining when to try and sell your stuff and when to just get rid of it! //

Hey guys!  I know things have been a little quieter here on the blog lately but I have been working really hard behind the scenes on my 31 Day Detox Diet as well as a major decluttering of our basement and Connor's room {which we are currently re-doing}. I would guess that in the past three weeks, our house has probably lost a good 300-400 lbs. ... [ Read More ]

The Easiest Way to Put on a Duvet Cover

The easiest way to put on a duvet cover. //

I love my duvet and would never go back to a plain ol' comforter again, but putting on those duvet covers has always driven me crazy!  In the past, I accomplished this feat by stuffing the ends of the duvet into the cover as far as I could and then standing up on my bed trying to shake it all out.  It was definitely a work out in itself {and, yes, ... [ Read More ]

How to Declutter: Conquering Decluttering Paralysis

Great post on how to overcome your obstacles to achieving a decluttered and organized home. //

Ahhh....January.  The time to start fresh, clear out the old, and get things organized.  Sounds wonderful, doesn't it? While many people have the desire to get things decluttered and organized in their homes, it is not always such an easy thing to accomplish.  Decluttering can often be a very time consuming, overwhelming, and emotionally ... [ Read More ]

The Household Organization Diet 31 Day Detox 2015

The Household Organization Diet is back!! Follow this year long plan to put your home on a diet and get things organized once and for all! //

So who is ready to make 2015 the most organized year ever? The Household Organization Diet is back again for 2015!!  Whether you need to organize a little or a lot, this is the plan for you!   If you are not familiar with The Household Organization Diet, it is best to start with this post HERE, but the basic plan is to thoroughly clean and ... [ Read More ]

The Best Cleaning and Organization Ideas of 2014

Tons of cleaning and organization projects for every room in your home! //

Hello friends!  I hope you all had a magical Christmas with your family and friends!  The boys were so much fun this year and we had a wonderful season enjoying all of our Christmas activities and traditions.  As always, I am a little sad when it is all over, but ready to get things cleaned and organized again for a fresh start in the new ... [ Read More ]

Free Printable 2015 Calendar

Free Printable 2015 Desktop Calendar

Christmas is only 8 days away and the new year is just around the corner!  It really is amazing how quickly time can pass you by. I have had a lot of requests lately for an updated 2015 calendar, so I thought that I would get it out for you before Christmas in case you were in need of some last minute Christmas gifts.  It's perfect to place on ... [ Read More ]

Holiday Cleaning Tips with Dyson

10 easy tips to keep your home clean and tidy throughout the busy holiday season!

This post is sponsored by Dyson Canada.  As always, opinions are 100% mine. As wonderful as the holidays are, they are definitely a busy time and can create a lot of added stress if you are not careful.  With all of the extra activities and things to do, it can be difficult enough to keep up with the daily housework, let alone get things extra ... [ Read More ]

Getting Organized for the Holidays: Christmas Cards


I am so excited to be partnering with Minted to bring you some gorgeous Christmas card ideas!  As always, all opinions are 100% my own. **************************** So who has been getting organized for the holidays with me?  Today we are going to start working on those Christmas cards! Now I know that not everyone sends out Christmas cards, ... [ Read More ]

Getting Organized for the Holidays: Gift Planning

Getting organized for the holidays - ideas for gift planning , gift ideas, and a free printables gift planning worksheet. //

Happy Saturday!  Last week I posted about my plan to get organized for the holidays and I have been working a little bit all week to collect items that we no longer need or use.  I had almost a full garbage bag of things that were really just junk and a whole truck load of items that I need to take down to Goodwill.  I also took a bin of the kids' ... [ Read More ]