Finding A Place for Everything – My Decluttering Saga

We've all heard that age-old saying "A place for everything and everything in its place." Ugh. For me, that's easier said than done. It makes sense. When something needs to be put away it ought to be put in the place where it belongs. But the hard part is finding a place for everything. I quickly … [Read more...]

The Best House Cleaning Advice You’ll Ever Receive

Each of us has a struggle in life we have to deal with on a regular basis. Me? Housekeeping. House cleaning. Dealing with clutter. Those are my big struggles. I am still trying to figure it all out. That's why I jumped at the chance to read an advance copy of Dana K. White's brand new book, How to … [Read more...]

Drowning in Clutter and Hope for Your Home

  For a couple of years now I've been reading a blog called A Slob Comes Clean. Dana White, or Nony (for Anonymous) as she is affectionately called, is my hero. Through her blog, Dana has courageously shared with the public her day-to-day battle with taming the clutter monster. I enjoyed her … [Read more...]

The Cardboard Box Challenge

Stuff. Stuff. Too Much Stuff. We began our annual decluttering right after Christmas but we still have too much stuff. To jump start the decluttering in the children's rooms I called everyone together and told them to find a cardboard box and return to me for further instruction. It didn't take … [Read more...]

Organizing Our School Room Using Everyday Items

We are halfway through another school year, halfway through the first month of another new calendar year, and I'm halfway through decluttering and organizing our school room. Again. It happens. You get everything in order, get off to a great start, then slowly but surely it all goes to disarray. … [Read more...]