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5 Tips on How to Declutter Your Kitchen

The following is a guest post from Andrew Odom on how to declutter your kitchen. Take it away Andrew!  I grew up in a kitchen where social status was measured in tupperware containers; the more you had, the better cook … Continue reading

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4 Ways to Add Wine Storage to Your Space Without Adding a Wine Cellar

Do you have a wine cellar in our house where you can store the hundreds of bottles of wine you’ve collected from all over the world? If you answered, “What are you, crazy? Of course not!” then you’re in the right place. For those of us who don’t have the space for a wine cellar (or the need to store hundreds of bottles of wine) we need to be a little more creative with our wine storage. Continue reading

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Going Paperless at Home – Putting the FREE back in Paper Free

The following is a guest post from blogger Andrew Odom about going paperless at home. The Odoms are building a 200 sq ft home and redefining a person’s true needs and cutting back on “stuff.”  Thank you Andrew for your … Continue reading

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6 Quick Fixes for Blah Closets

Sometimes shifting your perspective can make all the difference in the world. (Remember “Dead Poets Society”?) Use a few of these ideas to gain new perspective on your clothes closet. Continue reading

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Get a $100 Closet Makeover for Free Through Tax Deductible Donations

You can give your closet a makeover and give yourself money back through tax deductible donations that just may pay for your any items you need for the closet makeover. I did it and you can too. Continue reading

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Bedroom Storage – Underbed Storage Box Review

Living in a small, older farmhouse, our family of 4 is definitely lacking storage space.  This makes it undesirable for me to buy some of the luxury items I might buy otherwise, if space wasn’t an issue.  Living in the … Continue reading

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The Twelve Days of Christmas – Organizing Style

If you want to tackle organizing your holiday decorations and storage space this year, we’ve got the checklist to help you get it done. Tackle one item a day if you prefer the low stress approach and letting the holiday linger a little longer, or tackle this checklist all in one day to make a clean sweep for the New Year. Continue reading

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Refresh Your Pantry or Cupboard

It’s easy to check and make sure there aren’t science experiments growing in the refrigerator and check expiration dates on perishables, but what about your kitchen cupboards or pantry.  Before you do your next grocery trip is a perfect time … Continue reading

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Quick Project: Clean Out the Junk Drawer

It’s amazing what accumulates in a junk drawer and how often it can become cluttered.  One way to help is to get a divided tray so objects don’t get buried in the back or the bottom of the drawer.  Dump … Continue reading

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Winterize Your Coat Closet

Winterize your coat closet –  as we head into the colder months you may spend a lot more time getting in and out of your coat closet.  Make sure it’s stocked with the items you need and put any off … Continue reading

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