I know you don’t feel like doing this right now, but you’ll be really glad you did when the holidays come around again: Now is the time to go to your local drug store and buy holiday wrapping paper that is on sale. Sometimes you can find it for up to 75% off. You’ll never … Read moreBuying wrapping paper after Christmas
Cabinets, bookcases and shelving units can take up a lot of precious floor space, making a room feel cluttered and bottom heavy. Instead, take advantage of walls as a storage alternative. Consider wall-mounted shelving for books, CDs/ DVDs, collectibles, and decorative items. Below are a few beautiful examples of wall-mounted shelving. For books in the … Read moreUsing walls to your advantage
I don’t know about you, but I find those little wooden crates irresistable. This Apartment Therapy article offers some clever ideas for repurposing the crates once the clementines are gone, including using them as planter boxes, container gardens, doll beds and gift baskets. [ ed trial packs viagra gold 800mg + viagra 100mg $317.00 | … Read moreWhat to do with clementine boxes
Being organized can be great for the environment too, and this easy solution only takes a moment: Right this second, head over to wherever you keep your reusable cloth shopping bags. Grab at least one, and put it either in your purse (yes, they can fold up pretty small) or in the trunk of your … Read moreSnag a bag!
According to this article from the Washington Post, here are the nine household essentials you should have on hand if you plan to do any holiday entertaining in your home: Folding chairs All-purpose wine glasses Cocktail napkins Place mats and runners Candles Flowers Cake plates and plate stands Platters Bar basics Do you agree? Have … Read moreNine must-haves for hosting holiday events
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Here’s a bit of nerdy Sparkleizing for you. I helped my husband organize a huge box of “miniatures” (little plastic figurines) for his Dungeons & Dragons game. We used plastic food containers, including yogurt containers, and a shoebox to separate the miniatures by type. (As you can see, some of the miniature types he came … Read moreOne way to reuse yogurt containers
We all have long lists of tasks we need to do around the house which we continue to put off. Am I right? Case in point: I had been meaning to clean the first floor windows of my house (screens, panes and sills) for many, many months. But I just could NOT seem to get motivated … Read moreHow to (finally) complete those projects around the house!
Investing just three minutes a week in lightly maintaining your bathroom will keep all that hair, scum and mildew from building up. A great time to do it is on a weekend, right before you take a shower. A note about vinegar: the effective, natural cleaning product. There is no need to use dangerous disinfectants, … Read more3-minute bathroom maintenance
Not only is junk mail bad for the environment, it is also just plain annoying. Thankfully, you can stop junk mail from coming to your mailbox! To stop junk mail, write to the following three addresses: Mail Preference Service/Telephone Preference Service Direct Marketing Association PO Box 90008 Farmingdale, NY 11735-9008 (Request that your name not … Read moreHow to stop junk mail