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A Fun & Smart Glossary to Makeup Organization That You Need to Know

Makeup Organization

I couldn’t have been more than five-years-old. I remember looking at my mother’s striking pose as she was finishing her morning makeup routine. I just kept staring at her because she looked so beautiful. Like a movie star with her perfectly exquisite features and silhouette. Then, as always, she would nod. It was a gesture to herself of approval; that she …

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How to Get a Sparkling Clean Bathroom the Easy Way

Clean Bathroom

Since the bathroom is where you clean up, and it’s a monster magnet for so much grime and mold, it’s only fitting that it should be one of the cleanest rooms in your home. But keeping your bathroom clean can be a struggle; especially if your household includes kids and especially teenagers. Oh no! But with ingenuity and some items …

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The Best 25 Affordable Ideas for Holiday Gifts That Will Bring on the Spirit of the Season

Ideas for Holiday Gifts

If you’re like me, you have quite a few people to shop for this holiday season. But with the current world situation, your budget might be tighter than usual. If you’ve always celebrated this magical time of year, I’m hoping you’re eager to spread the holiday cheer, once again. Bringing joy to your loved ones, by giving thoughtful gifts, is …

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The Powerful Ways Our Pets Help Us to be Better People

our pets

Do you believe in love at first sight? It’s the moment where you completely melt and resistance is futile. Your heart may flutter and your stomach becomes weak. And, there’s absolutely nothing you can do about it. It was a cold day in January, a day that would change my life forever. I received a phone call. A friend of …

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5 of the Most Delicious Fall Recipes That You Need to Make This Halloween

Fall Recipes

Halloween is the beginning of everything beautiful and magical about this time of year. Growing up in Michigan, it was spellbinding. Beginning in October, the nights were bitterly cold; so my costume creativity went as far as dressing in warm clothing and throwing a sheet over my head, emerging as a ghost. I was committed to my childhood rite of passage; …

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The Most Exhausting Mistakes of Disorganized People

Disorganized People

Amy is many friends wrapped into one. She’s been the world’s best confidant, since the time we were girls. Loyal, trustworthy, and the keeper of my secrets. All of them. My gutsy and lovable friend can do no wrong. Except for one itty bitty flaw, that either sends me to my knees, belly laughing, or crying for mercy. Amy can be …

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All You Need to Know about How to Stage Your House for Sale

How to stage your house

There is a real strategy behind how to stage your house for sale. The idea is to get your house in picture-perfect condition, both inside and out. Ideally, you want buyers to walk in and imagine themselves living there. It’s natural to get emotional about our homes, especially if we’ve lived there for many years. I recall, once, a homeowner …

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20 of the Best Inspiring Organization Quotes That You’ll Love

Organization Quotes

Regardless of whether you’re deep into an organizing project or just need the motivation to start getting organized, it can be helpful to have some words of wisdom that inspire you. As an Organizing Professional, I know how difficult organization can be for some people. There will be times when you just don’t feel like picking up after the kids …

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How to Create an Emergency Plan That Will Help You Sleep Better Tonight

It’s 2020 and we’ve been on high alert for months since the COVID-19 outbreak. With a threat to our health and safety being the defining point of the year, it can feel like everything is an emergency. If you’re losing sleep at night because you’re hyper-vigilant of threats to you and your family’s health, such as the Coronavirus, then it’s …