Playroom Clean Out and Organization

Playroom Clean Out and Organization Title

With Christmas right around the corner it’s a great time to clean out old, unwanted toys to make room for new toys.  I try to do this a couple of times a year when the once nicely organized playroom gets cluttered beyond control.  At one point it was easy to get B to choose which toys he no longer played with or wanted.  It was the transition between “baby” toys and “big kid” toys.  Unfortunately, now he wants to keep everything.  But, I’ve developed a method for keeping the clutter at bay. Continue reading “Playroom Clean Out and Organization”

Bathroom Organization & Clean-out Tips

Bathroom Organization

Thanks to a rainy weekend I finally cleaned out my bathroom drawers and cabinets.  It’s something I’ve been meaning to do for a long time.  I have no idea why I’ve been keeping face lotions and make-up I’ve had for years (many 6+ years).  Do I really want to put something that old on my face? Yuck!  I did a little research and according to this article from Good Housekeeping beauty products do go bad and worst case scenario can cause infections due to bacteria. Use the Infographic I created to know when it’s time to toss your beauty products and the following tips to help with your bathroom organization. Continue reading “Bathroom Organization & Clean-out Tips”

DIY Mud Room

Mud Room TitleThere are so many cute mud room ideas on Pinterest . I decided to try my hand at putting something together in the empty space next to our garage fridge.  I would prefer a built-in, but since we don’t have the money to hire someone and my husband and I aren’t the handiest I decided to use pre-built shelving. If you’re looking to add a mud room space of your own but don’t have any carpentry skills this post is for you.  Read on for the simple steps to creating your own DIY mud room. Continue reading “DIY Mud Room”

Kid’s Closet Organization

Kids Closet Organization

We recently went back to school shopping for B which means a new slew of clothes to organize.  To save some money I used a Kroger digital coupon to get 20% off a GAP/Old Navy gift card, then used the gift card to purchase his school clothes. Today I’m sharing with you how I organize B’s clothes and a few closet organization tips.   Continue reading “Kid’s Closet Organization”

How to Organize Your Photos

How to Organize Photos

As a mom you probably take a ton of photos, especially now that you can take them right on your phone that is most likely always with you. But what in the world are you supposed to do with all those photos? Today, I’m going to share with you how I organize our photos and a great Mother’s Day gift idea. Continue reading “How to Organize Your Photos”