5 Quick & Easy End of Summer Organizing Ideas
By jamie September 20, 2016

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Autumn officially begins this Thursday which means today is a great day to organize a few summer leftovers. Ready for my 5 mini ideas that will take just a few minutes each? 1. Have a party in a box A party in a box idea uses one of my favorite rules is: store like with like. Designate a single box >>>

3rd BIG Organizing Mistake
By jamie September 13, 2016

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So….have you ever wondered if you are organizing correctly? “Am I doing this right?” is a question I get asked all the time. So I thought I’d talk about the 3 BIG organizing mistakes we make. This week we’ll cover the third and final mistake. Click here if you missed mistake #1 and click here for mistake #2. Are you ready >>>

2nd BIG Organizing Mistake
By jamie August 30, 2016

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So….have you ever wondered if you are organizing correctly? “Am I doing this right?” is a question I get asked all the time. So I thought I’d talk about the 3 biggest organizing mistakes we tend to make, this week we’re covering Mistake #2. Are you ready? This one is a game changer! Mistake #2 Sorting instead of deciding and doing Sorting is when >>>

1st BIG Organizing Mistake (part 1 of 3)
By jamie August 16, 2016

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Have you ever wondered if you are organizing correctly? “Am I doing this right?” is a question I get asked all the time. So I thought I’d talk about the 3 biggest organizing mistakes we make. This week we’ll focus on Mistake #1. Be sure to look for Mistake #2 in your inbox on Aug. 30th and Mistake #3 arrives >>>

50 Days Left
By jamie August 2, 2016

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I am not an alarmist and the whole “X number of days” until something can be a stressful thought. On the other hand, I do think it is helpful to keep a sense of time about important things, like how many days are left in summer. Here’s the thing; at the start of summer, I had grand plans of dining >>>

No-Cook Go-To Dinners
By jamie July 19, 2016

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It all started with a mason jar on the clearance shelf of my local home store. It called to me; I had to have it! The possibilities were endless! I could make homemade lemonade and drink it from the jar. I could make a salad in a jar and carry it with me on a hot summer day. I could >>>

WAIT! Why are you storing that?
By jamie July 5, 2016

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Stop me when this sounds familiar. I pulled open “that” drawer (the one with all the random things I can’t decide what to do with) and I stuffed in a handful of leftover American Flag themed plates and napkins. Oh, and an eight pack of bubbles, can’t forget the bubbles!               I mean why wouldn’t I? Independence Day will >>>

Start Here When Organizing
By jamie June 21, 2016

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Not sure where to begin? Need to jump-start your organizing? Feeling overwhelmed by clutter? Start Here: with the take-out menus. Admittedly this might sound like an odd idea, especially if you feel like your every space is cluttered! Take-out menus can feel like the least of your problems; but stick with me, I’ll explain. I like the idea of starting with >>>

Don’t Miss The Sunset
By jamie June 7, 2016

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I stopped to capture this gorgeous sunset on camera. I stopped. If I hadn’t stopped, I would have missed it. Are you stopping? There is a good chance that your clutter, your calendar, your life keeps you going – and going – and going. Which is a good thing. Unless you never stop. Sometimes we need to stop! Stop to >>>

Pictures You Promised People
By jamie May 31, 2016

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I hit the ‘gallery’ icon on my phone and there is was – the picture I promised to send my sister (a few weeks ago.) Whoops.                 She knows how much I heart dragonflies and for my birthday she bought me a strand of tiny, light-up dragonflies. Near my desk I have a >>>