Category Archives: Organizing and De-Cluttering

Couponing for the Rest of Us

Extreme couponing? Not for me. When it comes to grocery shopping, most of our foods are from the produce section, and I’ve never seen a coupon for 2 for 1 celery stalks. (Oh, to see the day!) I do, however, … Continue reading

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On Second Thought – New Uses for Common Household Items

I’m a bit of a rebel. Maybe you are, too? When everything we see tells us to buy, buy, BUY, we can take impish delight in creatively using what we already have. Below are some tips for using common household … Continue reading

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The Gifts of Shopping

How would you like to keep in touch with family and friends better, enjoy holidays and birthdays more, and save some money along the way? You can do it. Just try shopping for your Christmas and birthday gifts all year … Continue reading

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Organizing Crafts and Projects

Craft room organizing products are big business, but you don’t have to spend big dollars to get your project clutter under control. Some of the best organizing tools are inexpensive and may already be in your house. We’ve talked about … Continue reading

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Grocery Lists Made Easy

Ever tried to use a grocery list only to find something wasn’t working? Perhaps you‘ll recognize yourself in one of these 4 Levels. The progression of a grocery list maker… Level 1: We don’t need a list. Like the Cooking … Continue reading

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Taming Your Plastic Container Jungle

Ever open your kitchen cabinet to get a container for your leftovers and 15 plastic lids and bins come tumbling onto your counter? It’s not fun, especially when your leftover containers are stored next to your sink. Mine used to … Continue reading

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No Furniture, No House Cleaning, No Problem

How would our lives change if our homes had no furniture, curtains, pots and pans, or even dishes to do? Sounds strange, I know, but a friend of mine once told me she’d spent several weeks living in exactly those … Continue reading

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