Category Archives: Organizational Ideas

Ultimate Travel Case for Packing and Organizing Beauty Products

Soho travel case for beauty products.

    Recently, I was at Target looking for a new makeup case for an upcoming trip and I stumbled across this travel case that is intended as a nail polish carrier.  Even though it was distracting for me to get … Continue reading

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Creative Ways to Get Organized with Pegboard Storage

DIY Garage Pegboard Outdoor Toy Storage Wall {The Creativity Exchange) ScotchBlue Tape

  Last year, we started work on organizing our garage and we are about halfway through our total garage plan.  We’re seriously trying to get organized!  If you’ve been following along with me, you may have seen our garage pegboard … Continue reading

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Quick Tricks: Using Candy and Cookie Jars for Organizing

Creative ways to use candy and cookie jars for out in the open organizing.  Jar sources on The Creativity Exchange

  One of my favorite things for organizing our home is candy/cookie jars.  There are so many different types of candy jars out there- different shapes and styles but they universally work so well because they are clear and you … Continue reading

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Narrow Storage Furniture for Tight Spaces + Giveaway

Round up of narrow furniture storage pieces for hallways and small spaces.

  I am super excited about today’s post because I have teamed up this week with three of my blogland friends and Kirkland’s for the “Resolution:Organize” event, going on right now at Kirkland’s.  Megan from Honey We’re Home, Kate from … Continue reading

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Office and Craft Room Update

office and craft room multi-purpose space done on a very tight budget.

I hope you guys had a fantastic weekend! Today, I wanted to re-share my office/craft/family room project because after I shared it a year and a half ago, I immediately agreed to have the space shared in Better Homes and Gardens … Continue reading

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Free Printable 2015 Seize the Year Desktop Calendar

Free printable 2015 Desktop Calendar.  The Creativity Exchange

  It’s so hard to believe another year has flown by.  The older I get, time seems to fly at an even faster rate.  I also realize more than ever just how important it is for me to choose wisely … Continue reading

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Customizable and Printable To Do List that You Can Edit

Free customizable and printable To Do List.  Just type in your section headers and print. The Creativity Exchange

  Thank you so much to those of you who pre-ordered Organizing Your Life after reading my post last week about the upcoming book release.  Your sweet comments and encouraging emails just made my day.  I can’t tell you how … Continue reading

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My New Secret Weapon for Organizing…

Tips for organizing children's closets.  The Creativity Exchange

I haven’t shared an organization project in quite awhile. After spending this last summer writing the book Organizing Your Life and taking more than 1500 images around my home, I pretty much needed to step away from organizing for awhile … Continue reading

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Creative and Fun Ways to Organize Bookshelves for Kids

Creative ways to organize Billy bookshelves in children's spaces.  The Creativity Exchange

    I hope you guys had a fantastic weekend! I spent the weekend getting my girl and her room organized for another school year.  I bet many of you were doing the same thing and gearing up for school … Continue reading

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Update on the Book: It’s Finished!

The book is finished! The Creativity Exchange

  A couple of months ago, I mentioned on the blog that I was in the process of writing a book for DK Publishing/Alpha Books called Organizing Your Life.  The book is part of the popular Idiot’s Guide series and will … Continue reading

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