5 Mini Home Organizing Makeover Tips

5 mini home tips

Just because you don't have a ton of money doesn't mean you can't do a home makeover! During Makeover Week on the Hampton Roads Show I shared 5 mini home makeover tips that can make a big difference in your home. Each one is great alone, but together, your home will feel and look totally different. DeClutter and purge- Take the time, even if it’s just an hour a week to purge your home of excess. Excess stuff gets left out, stacked, shoved in drawers and fills a space up quickly. We don’t need more room; we need ... [Continue Reading]

5 Ways to Organize Jewelry

organzie jewelry

There are dozens of ways of organizing jewelry, but these are my favorite 5 ways to organize jewelry!  I love these because they work best if you are limited on space and want to see all your jewelry and not spend a ton of money doing it. In this segment of Organize Your Life, you'll see how I made a jewelry tree out of wine corks, a vase, and a tree branch plus 4 other simple ways to display your jewelry! Hanging pocket organizer- Similar to a shoe pocket organizer, but made with small pocket for earrings, ... [Continue Reading]

Spring Organizing & Cleaning Challenge Day 27

important document list

Happy Monday! We are in our last few days of the spring organizing & cleaning challenge and if you haven't noticed, we've not talked about paper at all! Since it's a new week, it's a new topic so here we go... Today you are going to look for and gather all your important documents. This includes:  What I have found is that most folks have this stuff in a bunch of different places or have no idea where it is at all. Once you have found these things, either create a whole file just for these things or ideally, ... [Continue Reading]

Spring Organizing & Cleaning Challenge Day 24


It's the almost the weekend and we are beginning to wind down the spring organizing & cleaning challenge. You've done great! Today we are talking about batteries. Most homes that I have been in have batteries thrown in drawers or laying on shelves without an easy way to see what you have or find them. If you don't already a battery station then that's what you will be creating in today's challenge. I have organized batteries a bunch of different ways but I have one favorite way that I'll share in the video below. ... [Continue Reading]

Spring Organizing & Cleaning Challenge Day 23


Yesterday we did our winter coat cleaning and storing and to go along with that, today's spring organizing & cleaning challenge is all about storing hats, gloves, scarves and other winter clothing accessories away for the summer. I've talked about this one a bunch of times because these accessories seem to take on a life of their own and not only multiply, but then their mates end up missing! Gather all the hats, gloves, scarves and whathaveyou and wash them if you need too. Just like coats, you don't want to ... [Continue Reading]