Greeting Card Organizer: A beautiful way to stay in touch

I can remember working with several clients who had MASSIVE greeting card collections. A few of them would have needed several bins to contain all these categories, but the principle hold true that at least organizing by type of card and labeling each section clearly will make it MUCH easier to find a good card […]

Create a Shopping Center in your Home for Extra Products

Create a Shopping Center in your Home for Extra Products

A client of mine decided she wanted to tackle her laundry room.  This space was also used for storing cleaning supplies.  We began by pulling everything out and categorizing items.  She weeded out any items she no longer wanted or items that had dried up.  We were still left with a significant number of products; […]

Storage Under Stairs: A GREAT use of wasted space

I have seen some excellent concepts to utilize the space under your stairs, but I think this one takes the cake for amazing functionality. Just pull out the section you want and everything is right at hand. Brilliant!   Source: deriba.co.uk via Erin on Pinterest    

Magnetic Meal Planning Board

I just found this great concept for a Magnetic Meal Planning Board, and I think we might try this in our house. Source: bhg.com via Erin on Pinterest     It’s a little DIY, but it doesn’t seem too hard. With some magnet paper, a printer, and a magnetic whiteboard calendar on our fridge this […]

Shoe Organizer Series- Part 5

Shoe Organizer Series- Part 5

In working with my clients, shoe organizing inevitably comes up.  Some clients have systems in place that work for them; others are looking for some new ideas.   I thought it would be fun to compose a series of blog posts featuring the pros and cons of different shoe organizing systems.  Not every system will be […]

Creating a Monthly Meal Plan: Step 3 – Creating Grocery Lists

In my previous two posts, I described how I’ve been creating a month’s worth of meal plans by choosing recipes and then scheduling them.  Now, it’s time to make the grocery lists! What you will need: Your collection of recipes on sticky notes organized by week The cookbooks and recipe cards for all the meals […]

Shoe Organizer Series- Part 4

In working with my clients, shoe organizing inevitably comes up.  Some clients have systems in place that work for them; others are looking for some new ideas.   I thought it would be fun to compose a series of blog posts featuring the pros and cons of different shoe organizing systems.  Not every system will be […]

Shoe Organizer Series- Part 3

In working with my clients, shoe organizing inevitably comes up.  Some clients have systems in place that work for them; others are looking for some new ideas.   I thought it would be fun to compose a series of blog posts featuring the pros and cons of different shoe organizing systems.  Not every system will be […]

Creating a Monthly Meal Plan: Step 2 – Scheduling Meals

In the last post, I described how our family collected recipes in order to create a rotating meal plan. This post will describe the next step: deciding side dishes and scheduling meals for each week of your rotation. What you will need: Your collection of recipes written on sticky notes and organized into categories (see […]

Shoe Organizer Series- Part 2

In working with my clients, shoe organizing inevitably comes up.  Some clients have systems in place that work for them; others are looking for some new ideas.   I thought it would be fun to compose a series of blog posts featuring the pros and cons of different shoe organizing systems.  Not every system will be […]