Category: Organization

The Pantry Principle: What It Is

The Pantry Principle: What It Is and Why You Need It

What is the pantry principle? What can it do for you?

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32 Reasons I’m Not Afraid of High Standards

Why high standards don't scare me. High standards in faith, morality, relationships, housekeeping, and life in general, aren't the problem.

I get the impression that some people are.

Whether we’re talking about moral standards, relationship standards, housekeeping standards, or whatever, they are apparently more associated with guilt, shame, discomfort, and fear than anything else. Or else annoyance, because of the guilt, shame, and discomfort they make you feel.

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Real Life Organizing: Clothes Hanger Management

Real Life Organizing: Clothes Hanger Management

Here’s how I corralled the extra clothes hangers a few years ago. Naturally, the skirt hangers got tangled up and resisted removal, but it was certainly better than not having them corralled!

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Real Life Organizing: Above the Door Storage

Real Life Organizing: Over the Door Storage

I’m trying to cram a lot of living into a small space, so I’m always looking for better ways to store stuff out of the way (instead of in the way). The window and door trim in our house is deep so . . . why not?

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Scripture Prints for the New Year

Scriptures prints for the new year.

Renew. Refresh. Restart. It’s a new year! January is a time of reflection and planning. With that in mind, I’ve created some simplescripture prints for you (and for myself!).

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Real Life Organizing: Victory Over the Wrapping Paper

Real Life Organizing: Victory Over the Wrapping Paper

Just so you know: this post is not about a new and life-saving method of storing rolls of gift wrap. It's a personal experience with the ordinary challenges of housekeeping.

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Three Section Blank Checklist {Free Printable}

Three-section Blank Checklist (free printable)

A blank checklist? Yep! These can be so handy!

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Four Section Brainstorming Sheet {Free Printable}

Four Section Brainstorming

Is your brainstorming getting out of hand?

Organize it! Use this free printable brainstorming worksheet to organize and label your brainstorms.

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Real Life Organizing: Box On a Closet Shelf

Real Life Organizing: Box On a Closet Shelf

Now there’s an idea! Store stuff in a box on a closet shelf. Who would have thought?
But, seriously . . . . Sometimes simple solutions make a big difference! Here’s the reason behind this simple Real Life Organizing solution and what it’s doing for me.

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Four Section Blank Checklist {Free Printable}

Four Section Blank Checklist

Here’s four section blank checklist to go along with the Six Section Blank Checklist I shared some time ago. That post, by the way, has tips for what to do with a blank checklist.

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