If you follow this blog, you know we were living in fixer-upper house with plans to renovate. Picture of it here. (FYI: The lime green was not my choice.) Last fall, we hired architect Ashley Morris, owner of Pell Street Studio. We picked out the finishes at Wilkinson Supply. Then we got bids from three […]
Do you want to know the number one secret to staying organized? Throw out something every day. Our biggest problem is 1. We live in a consumer society. 2. We feel like we have to keep up with the Jones’ and give everyone a gift and party favors, and 3. There are crazy parents who […]
They’re everywhere: the kitchen, the bedroom, the bathroom, your desk (OK 3 in your desk). Junk drawers are taking over! My rule is you get 1. Just 1. I have one in the kitchen. It has pens, directories, paper and Gorilla Glue. When you have kids, you need Gorilla Glue. Those Gremlins break everything. My […]
Here are my latest tips on WRAL’s Go Ask Mom!
I became an organizer because I love helping people declutter and figure out what they really love in their homes. But I’m also in this because I want to change consumer culture. Right now, our society is so focused on buying the cheapest things and lots of them. We don’t care what Asian sweat shop they […]
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