I took a fresh look at how much kitchen was functioning and made 3 changes to greatly improve the flow, function and my own quality of life.
Most of my problem with my current pantry set up is that I have a vague idea of what is in there, my daughter only knows where we keep the fruit snacks and my husband can only see what is on top of the piles. It would be fantastic if everyone would just eat all … Read more Your (My) Perfect Kitchen Storage
I have a dirty little secret. My garage is a disaster. I’m extremely proud of the majority of my house but, our garage is a room that I usually skip when giving the tour. I want to tackle this problem area and want you all to see my progress as I work through this. I’m … Read more Cleaning and Organizing the Garage
When I first found out that I was pregnant with a little girl I was committed to a frugal upbringing. One of the first things that I started searching for was second hand clothing and shoes. As I collected pairs of shoes for later use I needed a way to stay organized and know exactly … Read more Children’s closet organizing
Last week end we had a big storm that swept through North Carolina that gave us some power instability, closed roads and a curfew in my area. We spent the whole weekend with my sister in law’s family so that if we got stuck somewhere with no power we would at least have some company … Read more Ambitious Sunday Goals
Every morning I get myself and my kid ready for the day in under an hour.
Couponing can be a great way to save hundreds of dollars on products that you normally buy. It can also be a huge time sink and add a lot of clutter to your home. Have you ever watched Extreme Couponing? Some of these grocery bills that people will get are insane. They’ll buy hundreds of … Read more Couponing the Minimalist Way
I’ve been all over the place lately. I have so many projects and goals that it’s hard to keep up with myself. What I really want to do is put on a cape and organize and clean my whole house, own my own bookkeeping/consulting business, earn my CMA, cook dinner every night all while spending … Read more Scatter-brained and need more hours in the day
It’s a new month and a clean slate. My little one is on the verge of crawling so now more than ever do I want to keep my house in order so that I can spend my time watching her learn and grow instead of worrying about her putting random things in her mouth. I break … Read more Establishing Good Habits
My garden is really starting to come together since I started my first 2 little plants a month ago. I have planted the peas outside against a makeshift trellis made out of wooden stakes and embroidery thread (I might need to redo this if it doesn’t hold up). I planted some green onion, kale, and … Read more Starting My Backyard Garden #3