Purging the Hall Closet/Cubby

Well it has been MONTHS since I’ve a) purged an area of my house and b) shared it with you! Sigh. I’ve got some updates on the year of purging so here we go! I don’t have photos of it, but we purged the den a few months ago. The den was a crap hole haha. […]

Purging the Pantries

Second purging task done! (Woo hoo!) I took advantage of a slow weekend to go through our pantries. We have one in the kitchen and one in the downstairs den and it had been too long since I had gone through the contents of them. I actually don’t think that I’ve ever gone through them […]

My Home Purging Plan

One thing I’ve learned about myself over the years is that I tend to get really overzealous about something and immerse myself in it only to abandon it down the road. Hobbies, projects, fitness – you name it, it’s happened. With this purge that I am undertaking this year I want to make sure I […]

Six Easy Ways I Help at Home When I’m on a Work Trip

Last week (well, from the 13th to the 19th) I was away for an event. This is one of my longer work trips and honestly it doesn’t matter how long or short they are – I always feel guilty for leaving. It’s hard leaving Dave and Sadie for that length of time and knowing that […]

How I Organized My Husband

Up until a week or so ago Dave’s dresser drawers were atrocious. Mainly his T-shirt drawers. Shirts tossed in every which way, ones at the bottom of the piles never being worn, drawers being too full to close, etc. Granted I’m the one who folds and puts away the laundry in our house so technically […]

Making a list and checking it twice

I’m a big list maker. At work, I have to work with a notebook by my side that I’m constantly updating with new things I have to do, crossing out what’s done and then starting a whole new page when it gets too messy. (OCD YAY!) Until recently I was only doing this at work […]