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Organize Your Linen Closet In 4 Steps

April 04, 2017

The secret is out: Shabby bedding and frayed towels are spilling from your linen closet, and you can’t ignore them any longer. It’s time to confront this chaos with an easy, foolproof plan you can put in place today. You’re only four steps away from loving your linen closet. 1. Pare down Start by removing…

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Secrets to Organize A Kid Closet

February 21, 2017

How do you win the wake-and-dress morning battle with your kids? Turn their closet into a neat and streamlined space. These organizing secrets can’t come fast enough. Make the closet extra kid-friendly Get your children more involved in the getting-ready process by making items more accessible. Install a lower rod to help them reach hanging…

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How To Winterize Your Home Like an Alaskan

January 11, 2017 1

There’s a reason I have winter on the brain: I’m moving to Alaska—the winter-weather big leagues—during winter. And I’m coming from New Jersey. But this I know: Half the fun of an outdoorsy Alaskan life is returning to a cozy, winter-proofed home. So I’m packing accordingly. Hopefully, these ten “house-warmers” keep me from freezing into an…

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Bathroom Storage Ideas

October 13, 2016

Bathroom storage: For you the phrase is an oxymoron. A bevy of cabinets and a nifty vanity? No way.  In your bathroom, towels end up competing for precious space with cleaning supplies and general toiletries, creating a room that’s the antithesis of relaxation. But your commode is no lost cause. Even if you’re not blessed…

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Top 5 Ways to Get Organized

September 15, 2016

You’ve gotten motivated to organize an area that’s driving you crazy, but you need a strategy to get started. That involves making decisions—something you avoid whenever possible. Well, help has arrived: Scroll through this list of organizing methods and select the one that best fits your situation. You’re halfway done! Organizing Method: Alphabetical order. Best…

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Your Checklist For Less Stressful Mornings

September 05, 2016

Scrambled eggs burning in a skillet; kids ransacking the house in search of missing shoes and homework; rushed conversations with your spouse about conflicting schedules. … Mornings can bring a whirlwind of activity that generates a lot of stress. How do you keep from feeling dizzy and exhausted before breakfast? Start by making a checklist….

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