Plastic Storage Box Addiction

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The plastic storage box just may be one of the best organizational tools known to mom. You can see what you have without it being all over the place! See how Life as Mom contributor Deanna puts hers to good use. Hi. My name is Deanna, and I am addicted…to plastic storage boxes with drawers. It all started innocently […]

What I Learned Cleaning My Kids’ Bedrooms

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Cleaning my kids’ bedrooms wasn’t on the top of my list of fun things to do, but it turned out to be a liberating experience for all of us. And I learned so much about my sweet people. This post contains one or more Amazon affiliate links. When you make a purchase through those links, […]

Organize Your Weekend

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Organize your weekend to make sure that the fun and the not-so-fun both get done, and that you’re refreshed and ready for a new week. Organize your weekend? Say what? I thought the weekend was a time to relax. Well, it is! But, you know that there are some things you can do now to […]

Organized Phone Apps

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Organized phone apps can make your phone experience smoother and easier. If the apps are organized, you’ll be able to use them quickly and easily. A couple weeks ago I bought a new iPhone. I’d been limping along on the iPhone 4 that I bought for $99 in 2011. To date, that is the most […]

Organizing Tips for a Home Office

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Is your home office a disaster? I can relate. I’ve gathered some organizing tips to help us both keep the home office neat and tidy. I started writing cookbooks in 2010. It became a full time job in many ways. At that time we had a bonus bedroom. (Yes, ours is a 5-bedroom home.) While […]

Make The Bathroom Less of a Dump

Make the Bathroom Less of a Dump

Most of us have at least one bathroom to clean. How can we make the bathroom less of a dump and more of a relaxing place to get ourselves clean and fresh? So, I wrote that title very late on a night when I was already very tired. It made me laugh at 11pm. And […]

Household Chores: Organized

Organizing Household Chores

Household chores are a part of life for most of the world. How can you organize yours so that they are simple, easy, and not so much drudgery? Work is a necessary part of life. It’s kind of God’s design. So, I don’t really believe that we can or should escape all work. I do […]

How to Organize Your Email

Organize Your Email

Can you find that important email when you need it? Does your inbox serve YOU? It may be be time to organize your email. Everyone on the planet, except for my aunts and uncles, uses email. Something I’ve noticed, however, is that we use it differently. –> My husband never deletes a message. –> A friend rarely […]