Well, not as crazy as it could be. Today I'm trying to notice all the details. Translated, I'm hoping I don't miss something gross or embarrassing in my house since my husband's office co-workers are coming over tonight. I'm pretty much done except for vacuuming and mopping and setting up the food and drinks tables. Thankfully, I'm not … [Read more...]
Decluttering is the foundation to transforming your home. But don't be afraid! We can start small.
If you read this blog because you're a little messy and "hate clutter" you probably won't understand. But if you're a true slob, you will. Do you know that point when you start to work on a REALLY bad room and you get about half way done and then it just overwhelms you that you will never find a place for all of this junk? That's where I … [Read more...]
I'm running around like crazy trying to think of the bajillions of things there are to do before my husband and I leave to go on a trip on Thursday. I'm very excited, but feel completely unprepared. Today I: Made bed. Swept kitchen. Hubby ran the dishwasher AND emptied it yesterday, so it wasn't full enough to run again last … [Read more...]
I worked on my daughter's room this morning. It was scary. Scary to anyone who might happen to pass by, but especially scary to a mom who struggles with chaos and clutter and desperately doesn't want to pass this on to her children. My daughter is three. She is at an age when she should be able to start picking up her room on her own, with … [Read more...]
I'm continuing to work in the office this week. I cleared off the daybed today, and that made the entire room look so much better. I had cleared major chaos out of the back corner, and cleaned off the desk, but for some reason, clearing off the daybed makes a much bigger impact. I had to point out the other two things to my husband last week, but … [Read more...]
I'm determined to make some progress this week. Yesterday I cleared one small corner of the office/gameroom, and while that corner looks much better, the room still looks awful. I think that I should work my way around the room to get it done. However, if it takes three hours to clear/organize four feet of space, this is going to take forever. It's … [Read more...]