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How to Have a More Focused Day

Being a stay at home mom usually requires a lot of attention on lots of different things throughout your day. You have breakfast, lunch, dinner, laundry, practices, schooling, playtime, cuts and scrapes to mend, fights to break up, toys to share… my goodness if I don’t stop now I won’t get to the rest of […]

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How to Keep Outside Toys Organized

Can you believe it, Spring has already sprung! We are now seeing more day light hours and maybe even some more warm weather coming our way. And what does warm weather mean? It means more outside play time for our kids. You know, where every time you want to go outside you have to search […]

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5 Strategies to Stay Focused: When decluttering and organizing your home

There are a lot of times in life we get so busy and caught up with taking care of our families and everything that is involved with them that it is very easy to lose our focus along the way. This is especially true if you have lots of  little ones around you most of […]

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7 Tips to Keep You Organized Everyday

As moms, we all have those busy schedules that take us here or there that keep us busy doing and caring for our families. On some days we often feel as if we need to have as many arms as an octopus just to complete those daily tasks and even then we feel as though […]

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Coffee Cans – Money $aving Tips

Do you have a “catch all” dresser, counter, or shelf in your home? You know, the one where you walk in, empty your pockets out right then and there, and it seems to be overflowing with money, receipts, and empty gum wrappers. Or for those of you that are like me you empty your pockets […]

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“Keep Out” Eliminating Chaos and Clutter

I watched as my one year old tore into what she thought was an amazingly appealing envelope that we received in the mail. She ripped it all to shreds and was so fascinated with what was inside it, that she also sparked an interest in my seven year old. By the time they were both done, […]

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Repurposing While Decluttering

I don’t know about you but I love and live on repurposing items in my home. Not only does it save you money but it also helps you in decluttering your home as well. In my home everything is changing on a daily basis, nothing stays the same for too long. Having growing children we […]

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Don’t Forget to Take Time to Reflect: 5 Ways You Can Reflect on Your Organizing Progress

As you take on or tackle the up hill challenge of getting your home and life organized, don’t forget to take time to reflect. The decluttering and organizing process can be a lot of work and time consuming especially when you are just getting started. And if you are taking on the challenge with little […]

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Organized Home: A Place For Winter Coats

My favorite part of the year is fall/winter. I love the fact that it gets cooler out which means my family has an extra reason to snuggle together, drinking hot cocoa, watching some of our favorite movies. It’s so much fun to get out those fall/winter clothes and shoes and see how cute the kids […]

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Home Organization For The Colder Months

Here at my house when it gets cold out we seem to have extra clothing and accessories than normal. And as our family gets bigger we seem to be running out of places to put those extras. So we desperately needed a little more organization for the colder months. Have you and your family ever […]

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