20+ Tools to Organize Your Busy Mom Life

There is something about the start of a new year that makes you want to look back at the past and want a new, organized start, even for those of us with a very busy mom life. I always¬†start the year with a new sort of energy and with an out with the old and in with the new mentality. Read More…

Must Have School Lunch Products

While fun school lunch products aren’t going to make or break a school year, they sure make things funner! It’s back to school time. I’m sort of ready, sort of not. It’s hard seeing your kiddos go off in a place where you have little control of but at the same time you know it is a step towards them Read More…

How to Get Something Done When You Really, Really, Really Don’t Want To

Have you ever wanted to get stuff done when you really don’t want to? This is me multiple times a day! But I’ve learned a lot as I’ve tried to focus my distracted self and find ways to get stuff done that I really don’t want to do. Man, I sound like one of my kids! But adulting is hard Read More…

Hanging Pin Cushion Tutorial

I’ve been redoing my craft room, trying to make it more functional as well as something I will love looking at, considering I’m at my desk a lot. I came up with these hanging pincushions because I knew I needed more on the wall and less on my desk. Also I knew I would need something for pins and needles Read More…

Recipe Card Birthday Calendar

This month has been a month of birthdays in my family, 5 birthdays in only 3 weeks! In college I could remember everyone’s birthday but then I got married to a man with more cousins than I could count (probably more than he could either) and all the sudden I had to remember a LOT more birthdays. To keep better Read More…

The Power of Paint – Office Organization

Had some fun with some black and white spray paint this week. So went from black to white and from white to black. Just keepin’ it simple! I was SOOOOO excited when I found this at Goodwill, and for a dollar no less! I have been looking for a flower wall hangy thing to hang on my wall for pens Read More…

Flower Magnets and Memo Board

In my craft room (well, my half craft room) I knew I wanted to put more on the wall to keep it off my desk and I knew I wanted some sort of memo board to put little notes to myself. Those who know me best know that I am hopelessly forgetful. It’s awful. So I have to write everything Read More…

Repurposed Candle Holder

So I have been working on getting my craftroom (at least my half of the room) re-organized and more functional. Though I still LOVE scrapbooking, my new love is jewelry making and I just needed to have my work space more jewelry functional. As I was thinking about what I wanted in my space, I knew I wanted to have Read More…

DIY Extreme Jewelry Organizer

  A couple weeks ago a number of my necklaces got in a knot. A big one. I mean a it-took-me-almost-two-hours-to-undo knot. I was, needless to say, extremely frustrated with it all. I don’t know how many people have this problem but I do. Part of the reason I have this problem a lot is probably because I sell jewelry Read More…

Inexpensive Functional Food Storage

I don’t know how many people out there do some sort of ‘food storage’ in their homes, but we do. At least we try. Often times our food storage area, which is in the garage, is a complete and utter mess with food just piled on top of each other. I’ve seen a number of different systems to organize food Read More…