Organizing Small Closets

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If you have small closets, then listen up! This segment of Organize Your Life is all about organizing small closets and maximizing space. Never forget the first rules of organizing, however, which are to purge, purge, purge! You can only start to organize after you have gotten rid of everything that isn't loved or needed, especially when you have small closets. If you need some inspiration after viewing the segment, be sure to check out the before and after photos of a client that organized her closet using the ... [Continue Reading]

Do You Love Your Summer Clothing?

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Do you love your summer clothing? If the answer isn't YES, it's time to do some purging! While it's almost officially summer, it's already hot here. I've been wearing shorts and sundresses for weeks now and thinking a lot about my summer wardrobe. I know some of you switch your clothes out to make room in the closet and tuck the winter things away. As you dig your summer clothes out, you may have one of these thoughts: A) I have too many clothes in general B) I don't really like much of your summer wardrobe C) My ... [Continue Reading]

6 Everyday Uses for Clothespins

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Forget all the fancy gadgets out there for organizing small things. All hail the clothespin! By nature, I'm not that crafty, so if you're with me, here are 6 everyday uses for clothespins for the ordinary person (AKA the non-crafter). While these 6 everyday uses hardly cover then endless uses of clothespins, they are actually things I use them for! For one inexpensive bag of clothespins, you will probably have over 100 uses! 1. Hanging lost socks- What do you do with the single sock while you wait for it's mate to ... [Continue Reading]

Wonder Hanger Review {video}


Ever wonder if the As-Seen-on-TV products really work? I tested out the Wonder Hanger and their claim that it "triples closet space." Take at look at what I thought about it and if it's worth spending your money on! This Wonder Hanger Review will help you decide! I think the Wonder Hanger set is great for small spaces, but my two concerns would be: 1) They can only hold lighter weight clothing like shirts, pants (not denim), and definitely children's clothing. Heavy clothing will cause the hangers to sag and ... [Continue Reading]

5 Things to Organize When You’re Stuck Inside


I live at the beach.  The beach isn't supposed to get snow that traps you inside your home for 2 days. But Snowpocalypse 2014 has occurred here and since we also had snow last week and now again this week, I'm feeling a little nutty.  In order to curb the stir-crazy feeling, I decided to find 5 things to organize when you're stuck inside! Just 5.  There are plenty more, but these are doable on any day that you're stuck inside whether it be because of rain, snow, sleet, sick kids, or waiting on the cable guy. None of ... [Continue Reading]