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8 Things To Get Rid Of Right Now

A lot of the clutter in our homes consists of items we don’t notice.   We never actually use them or have too much of the same thing.   Here are 8 things you can get rid of right now. 1. CARDS. What about the time I graduated high school? What about when I had my first baby? While these are great …

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DDR Your Life

When it comes to home organization, it can be hard to know where to start.   We have a lot of stuff and not enough time.   We want fast results and we want the end result to be pretty.   How about a little DDR?   DOWNSIZE. This is the most important aspect of what I do. I advertise …

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7 Items To Find A Home For This Weekend And Beyond

I just had it!   If you catch yourself thinking or saying this aloud, you are not alone.   We are notorious for misplacing that one item we swear we just used.   Using three basic techniques, we can find homes for every item in our homes:   Like with like Consistency Permanent placement   1. KEYS We’ve all lost these darn …

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6 Ways to Stay Organized this Summer

Alright, the kids are out of school, you’re getting ready for your summer vacation or just some good ole rest…   But what are you supposed to do when the time off sinks in and you’re left with kiddos running around?   Put them to work!   I’m kidding, but there are ways you and your family can take proactive …

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10 Steps to a More Productive You

Do you want to be more productive?   Would you like a little more pep in your step?   Check out Mine Space’s 10 tips for being more productive at home and work!   **Click here to read Big Think’s article.** **Click here to watch Amy Cuddy’s TED Talk.**

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Let These 6 Items Change Your Life, DIY Style

When I started doing a little more research in regard to inexpensive and easy DIYs, I kept coming across ideas based on using materials from the Dollar Store.   It turns out that the store offers quite a few options when it comes to home organization and they are pocket book friendly.   FOR THE BATHROOM.   Do you struggle …

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Playing The Yearly Paper Game

Don’t let that pesky paper game get to you next year. You’ve got this! Let The Paper Game: and how to play it after tax season guide you to success. 

Rainy Day, Shoes Away

Howdy!   Here in Texas we’ve been getting some nice and much needed rain.   The rain is great for giving us some time to enjoy being at home, but it’s easier to enjoy when we know all all our wet and muddy shoes are stored properly.   When it comes to putting away shoes, following the “place it where it …