The holiday season comes with a myriad of parties, traveling, shopping, deadlines and more. These extra commitments bring extra clutter, to even the most meticulously kept homes. Use these tips to keep each room of your home organized during the hectic holiday season.
Six in the morning on a Monday -- your alarm goes off. After rolling over and pressing snooze more times than you'd like to admit, you spring out of bed and run to your messy bathroom, knowing you have less than 20 minutes to get ready...
It's where you hang out, flop down, decompress. It's also probably where you read, play, craft, watch movies and entertain. With so much going on, it's no wonder it can be difficult to keep the living room looking (and feeling) neat.
So this year my New Year's resolution won't be to be organized. It isn't possible. Piles will still appear in and around my house. And if you come over you won't see them unless you try to open a drawer (and can't) or take a look at the guest room closet.
How are we going to be inspired to hit the pavement every morning if we are looking at piles of clothes? Clear your mind by clearing out the clutter. If your home is organized your mindset will be too.
Most of our kids are now back to school and most of us moms are happy to have our children back into a routine! However, it can sometimes be challenging to get back into that routine and to prepare for the back to school daily grind.
I don't care how well designed or clean your home is, everyone needs to stage their home to sell it efficiently, and you do not need to spend any money to stage your home. Time, yes! Money, no! The right approach is simply a change in mindset.
Juggling the family schedule, reducing clutter, tackling the never-ending stack of paperwork -- these all seem like small chores, but keeping up with these activities in addition to the mom and work "to do" list can be overwhelming.