Archive for the Outside Category


“D.R. K.O.S.T.”… What Does This Acronym Mean?

How Can It Help Me Get Decluttered? “D.R.K.O.S.T.” will give you a clear plan and keep you focused while sorting through your clutter. It gives you six clear options or categories to divide your items into.

Read More...

Sorting is a Key When Decluttering

The sorting process is key to becoming organized. It is essentially the starting point to regain your family and your focus in life. In the process of thinking through what you want to keep in your home,or what you can give up and really live better without it, helps in all aspects of life. Skills […]

Read More...

3 Ways Clutter Can Benefit You?

So often, when we think of getting organized we automatically want to run out to the store and buy the latest and cutest containers and colorful labels to put on those containers. However, in order for you to truly become organized and maintain that organization, you have to declutter your home first.

Read More...

3 Easy Steps to Start Decluttering Your Home Today: Step #3… Put it Where it Belongs

Have you ever picked something up and wondered to yourself how did this get in here? Actually just tonight right before I sat down to write, I had one of those moments, well actually my husband did and we both got a great laugh out of it. Earlier today my husband gave our two year […]

Read More...

3 Easy Steps to Start Decluttering Your Home Today: Step #2… Decide

Now this step will be a little more difficult as most decisions are, but not at all impossible to accomplish, so get that thought out of your head before it plants itself there permanently. This step is what will keep most people from becoming decluttered, but really shouldn’t because it’s not as hard as your […]

Read More...

3 Easy Steps to Start Decluttering Your Home Today: Step #1… Pick It Up

What are some motivational reasons for wanting to pick things up to begin with? – That item causes you to be frustrated – That item doesn’t belong there. – You don’t want that item any more. – That item may need to be fixed.

Read More...

3 Easy Steps to Start Decluttering Your Home Today

In my experience in decluttering my own home the “what” has always been easier than the “how.” In one way or another I always knew “what” needed to be decluttered. Whether it was by the kid’s toys overflowing in the hallways, stacks of mail taking up any given counter, or not being able to find […]

Read More...

Upcycle: A New Use For Your Sled in the Summer!

I don’t know about where you live but here where I live it is definitely pool time for the kiddos. I have five children ranging from 6 months to eight years old and finding a pool that was age appropriate was a hard task to accomplish without buying two or three different pools. So a […]

Read More...

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 […]

Read More...

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 […]

Read More...