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One-Year Organizing Plan Printable

By |January 16th, 2015|

This organizing printable will help you to plan your yearly organizing projects. The “rooms, zones + projects” page allows you to make a project list for your entire home. You’ll then divide your project list into […]

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Time for Change

By |January 13th, 2015|

Back in 2004, after 13 years of working in corporate America, I decided to take the plunge and start my own business. It had been a dream of mine since college and the timing seemed right. […]

What if someday was today?

By |January 8th, 2015|

Today’s post is a throw-back-Thursday. It’s a post I wrote over a year ago, but feels very fitting for this time of year. We’re almost a week into the New Year which often means our enthusiasm […]

10 Reasons Why January Isn’t So Bad

By |January 5th, 2015|

While I like the holidays every year, this year I actually loved them. I got to go home and see family. I went on a horse drawn carriage ride. I ran in the snow. And so […]

Achieve Your Goals in the New Year

By |December 30th, 2014|

This past weekend I crossed the finish line on my 2014 running goal: 750 miles in a single year. For me, that is a whole lotta miles! When I set it I wasn’t really sure if […]

The Happiness of Pursuit

By |December 29th, 2014|

Ask me what I’m thinking about in November of each year and I’ll reply “goals.” Ever since I first took Aby’s Achieve Your  Goals and Create a Life You Love class I usually start making lists […]

The Pros + Cons of Decanting

By |December 23rd, 2014|

Do you decant?

Picture an organized kitchen. Does the image in your mind include a pantry full of matching, neatly labeled containers? For a lot of people, the answer is yes. In fact, shelter magazines and Pinterest […]

5 Simple Ideas for Last-Minute Holiday Shopping

By |December 19th, 2014|

I’m finding it hard to believe, but this weekend is the last weekend before Christmas! If you still have shopping left to do, don’t panic. Instead give these ideas a try to streamline your last-minute gift […]

How to Make Hot Chocolate in a Jar

By |December 17th, 2014|

If you’re running short on time or ideas for holiday gifts, hot chocolate in a jar is a simple, semi-homemade gift idea sure to please many on your holiday list. This is an idea I have […]

Flip Your Stack of Paper

By |December 10th, 2014|

During the course of preparing for the holidays (decorating, tidying up for guests or holiday parties, etc.) chances are that you’ll encounter a stack of paper that needs to be sorted through and dealt with. You […]