Fifteen Ways to Organize your Whole Home

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  Are you in organization mode these days?  I know I am...I was so inspired by all the amazing ideas shared recently at our  Get Your DIY On Challenge for January: Organizing Ideas!  Here are some of our favorites in case you may have missed one of these incredible organizing projects or ideas... Foyer and Entry Organization: Wood Plank Wall with Hooks by Danielle at 2 Little Superheroes {April's pick} Easy Ways to Organize Your Foyer by Therese at Fresh Idea Studio {Mandy's … [Read more...]

How a Girl Built her Closet

How to build a closet without breaking the bank

This is the perfect time of year to start thinking about getting organized.  One of my all time favorite spaces in my house is my master closet, probably because it is the most organized space in my house! I originally shared my Master Closet Makeover last year, and for a while I was getting questions about it almost on a daily basis. Today I'm going to share how I built my closet. If you haven't seen my closet makeover, allow me to set the scene. This is how it started: Lovely, … [Read more...]

Big Boy Bedroom on a Budget Reveal

Brennan's room Makeover

  My big boy is really only two and a half, but he will grow to be a big boy in this room. We knew it was time to take down his crib after a recent successful out of town experience in a big boy bed.  Plus, he is really big for a two year old and  needed a bigger bed. We moved him into his big brother, Jack's old room.  This is how the room looked before we switched rooms: And here is the Big Boy Brennan version: I kept the same theme that was in his … [Read more...]

DIY Under-the-Cabinet Docking Station

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Hello friends! I've got a great organizational idea to share with you today! Yesterday I was attempting to get the house in some type of order and I came across my kitchen counter where we house all of our charging apparatus.  It was so frustrating to see cords and phones and iPods strewn everywhere! If you know me, an idea is a dangerous thing.  I woke up this morning and right then I knew what was on the agenda for today! An under-the-cabinet docking station:   This is … [Read more...]

Accidental Kitchen Organization

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Really, organizing almost my entire kitchen was not the plan when I installed my new spice cabinet.  But one thing led to another and to another. You get the idea. I promised I would show you what I did with the rest of the spices plus all the awesome organization that followed. So here it is! I built and installed this really cool spice cabinet which I shared with you last time. (Can a spice cabinet be cool? Why not.) All of my spices unfortunately did not fit so the rest ended up … [Read more...]

Finally, a Solution to My Messy Spice Cabinet!

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What started out as a plan to get my spices in order steamrolled into an entire day of kitchen organization. You see, my husband and I have our own spice cabinets. Sound crazy? Well, yes it is.  When we combined households we just kept them separate for some unknown reason. Something needed to seriously change! I couldn't take digging through these cabinets any longer: Hers:   His:   Trying to find what I needed between these two messy cupboards was so … [Read more...]