"The road that got us to our destination was a doozy, but I am so grateful for the experience. The combination of both moving and living in a small space really put things into perspective, and I learned some important lessons about my (and my family's) needs through the journey. So let's take a look at the 5 major truths I learned from moving out of a house and living with my family in an apartment for 8 months."
When you have kids, maintaining a tidy home can feel like an uphill battle. You just have so much stuff to contend with (literally and figuratively)! There’s also the need to balance housework with quality time spent with your kids. But, who's to say the two are mutually exclusive? So let's talk about some ways to teach kids responsibility through organization.
"As a parent, I am constantly inundated with my kids’ stuff. So if I can help myself by simplifying aspects of what I like to call “mom-life”, I do it. Not only does it keep me sane, but it helps my family function better as well."
"Let's face it: there are thousands and thousands of options out there when it comes to storage systems and organizing items. So if you're just deciding your home is in need of a decluttering makeover, where do you start?
As an organizer, it is my job to know and be informed of the absolute best and most effective products when it comes to organization. The following products have all been used in projects I have completed with clients, and come with my highest recommendation."
"So you know there is unnecessary clutter in your home and you are okay with purging it. Great! Now what do you do with all the things you simply can't get rid of? There are many ways to solve storage problems but one of my favorites might be one that you may not have considered..."