Archive for the Outside Category


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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“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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How to Make Better Decisions When Decluttering

Have you ever been faced with a decision that you have thought upon and thought upon and just can’t seem to come up with an answer? Now your stress level has increased and you feel a headache coming on. In “Psycho-Cybernetics, A New Way to Get More Living Out of Life” written by Maxwell Maltz, […]

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10 Ways To Get Motivated Before Tackling Clutter

It usually takes motivation for us to get started and stay working strong on projects of any kind. And it usually takes a little extra motivation for those projects that we don’t want to do.

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Organizing Item of the Week

I’m sure that most of you have either thought about or are planning what you and your family will be doing on the 4th of July this year. Usually when I think of the 4th of July I think of a BBQ with fireworks following that evening when the sun goes down. This usually takes […]

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Is Clutter Costly?

Is clutter costly? You might say right off hand that no, of course not, but let’s dig a little deeper and find the truth. Do your bills get paid on time or are you still trying to find last months statements? -That costs late fees. Do you ever buy duplicates of food, shampoo, toilet paper, […]

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How to – Stay Organized From Kitchen to Picnic – Part 4

Okay we almost have our picnic organized and ready to go except what we are going to put all of our picnic stuff in (the basket). Question #4: How will I transport my things to the picnic? This is really fun part because the basket really gives the picnic the finishing touches. There are so […]

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How to – Stay Organized From Kitchen to Picnic – Part 3

Question #3: What do you need to take on a picnic besides food? Here are just a few suggestions on what to take on a picnic to make it fun, enjoyable, and organized. A picnic with children might take packing a few extra things such as: picnic blanket (one that secures to the ground will […]

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How to – Stay Organized From Kitchen to Picnic – Part 2

Today, we are going to look at our second question about staying organized from kitchen to picnic. What kind of food will be taken on the picnic? You just absolutely can not have a picnic without food it’s just impossible. In fact that is the one thing that actually makes a picnic what they are. […]

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How To – Stay Organized From Kitchen to Picnic – Part 1

The weather is just absolutely perfect for a picnic outside with your family this spring. Whether it be a picnic, BBQ, or a family get together, we usually want everything to run smoothly and be organized. Let’s talk this week about how to stay organized, from preparing your food in the kitchen to sitting on […]

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