Finding your inner organizer

Finding your inner organizer

Unfortunately, the journey to the Land of Organized never ends. There will always be laundry to wash, dry, fold and put away, new clothes to purchase, old clothes to donate, groceries to buy, meals to prepare, mail to sort, beds to make, bills to pay, items to return, paper products to store, to-do lists aplenty, hobbies to pursue. Our houses are a revolving door of stuff coming in and going out….

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Small Space Stories: Diving deeper into memorabilia

Small Space Stories: Diving deeper into memorabilia

Funny story…. After my sister read my most recent blog post about my getting rid of memorabilia, she sent a text expressing her surprise that I had kept my creepy looking babydoll all these years (25+). As you can probably guess, I have a reputation within my family for not keeping much of anything! Her text got me thinking about…

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How to "make do"

How to "make do"

I read a fascinating article from the Center for the New American Dream on The Art of "Making Do." The author, in her late 30s, and her family had moved to the U.S. from Barcelona six months ago. Recently, her 8-year-old daughter participated her school's science fair. The daughter chose to research and study ladybugs, and she and the author put together a display for the science fair by using materials they had available in their home...

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