DIY Book Ledges {Knockoff IKEA Bekvam}

DIY Book Ledges {Knockoff IKEA Bekvam}

My son turned three this week…and I really haven’t done anything with his bedroom beyond placing furniture. We have lived in three different homes in his short lifetime so it’s been a challenge. Anyway, I thought it was about time to make some updates. Room Challenges: A cube bookshelf that sat in front of the only window- It

6 Solutions For Controlling Cord Clutter

6 Solutions For Controlling Cord Clutter

Does visual clutter bother you? It makes me feel unsettled. One of the most universal offenders these days are cords and cables. Even in this age of wireless we can’t seem to do away with the cords! Thankfully, it’s one of the easiest problems to resolve. As with most organizing challenges, there is an overabundance of solutions

Unpack & Organize After A Family Road Trip

Unpack & Organize After A Family Road Trip

Do you sometimes feel like you need a vacation from your vacation? Tell me about it. We just had one of those. It can seem like a full-time job to transition your home and family back to everyday operations. Especially when you have suitcases still waiting to be unpacked. I’ve worked with clients who have

4 Reasons Why Paper Piles Up

4 Reasons Why Paper Piles Up

In this Practical Paper Organizing post, I listed the three reasons why paper is such a challenge: overwhelming volume, we were never taught and perspective about what paper represents. Those reasons apply to most organizing challenges. But the list felt incomplete.   So, today I am officially adding #4 to the list: Our lives are often