Archive for the ‘Organization’ Category
Tuesday, August 18th, 2015
My recent project was an “I need to clear off this space before I lose it” project… (more…)
Monday, July 27th, 2015
X-man and I hit up The Container Store last weekend – my first trip there since the move (I’m amazed it took so long!). We had our shopping list, measuring tape, and, of course, snacks! He was a trooper and even helped carry laundry hampers across the store.
The main room I worked on was the kitchen, and the first area of attack was the silverware drawer. I don’t even need to explain why – just look at this picture… (more…)
Wednesday, June 10th, 2015
Lil’ TJ gave me a longer than normal nap this afternoon so I was finally able to finish working on our master bathroom. And I use the term “finish” loosely – there is (and almost always will be) improvements to do, but I’m calling it done for now. I finalized homes for items and incorporated products to give a little structure to the organization. (more…)
Tuesday, June 2nd, 2015
Lil’ TJ chilled with his toys and let me work on our master bath for almost 30 minutes today! (more…)
Friday, June 7th, 2013
I often get the question, “How do I get my husband/wife/partner/roommate to be organized?” Ahh…what a tricky situation.
This is something J and I have had to work through; we probably always will. It started when I first moved into his house and has continued as our lives have changed: from me starting a job/quitting a job/starting a business to adding X-man to our family. We have different organizational styles (I think about it all the time; he rarely thinks about it), and we have different views of what organized is. And that’s okay. We typically find a happy middle ground…or ground that is slightly tilted my way! (more…)