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Tame the Kitchen Utensil Drawer

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Tame the Kitchen Utensil Drawer

Sure all homes have a junk drawer, but the drawer for your kitchen utensils and tools doesn’t have to look like one. Closet & Storage Concepts shares tips so you can finally tame your kitchen utensil drawer once and for all.

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6 Things to Get Rid Of This Fall

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6 Things to Get Rid Of This Fall

Maybe it’s the change in seasons that makes us want to become homebodies. Or maybe it’s just getting back into a routine after the lazier days of summer. Fall is often a time of reflection, and many people enjoy spending time at home to recharge and recoup. But being at home may not feel great if you’re drowning in clutter. Here are some things to declutter in your home this fall.

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Living Your Best Life By Getting Organized Now

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Living Your Best Life By Getting Organized Now

In a little over 3 months we will be celebrating a new year. I decided a few years ago to celebrate my new year on the day I was born. What about you do you wait until January 1st to start planning your new year? Why not get an early start on organizing and use the following simple tips to give yourself a jump start so you can live your best life now.

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Getting Things Done

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Getting Things Done

We are surrounded by lists. Some are on our devices others are scribbled on pieces of papers. The problem is not the list it is in planning time to get things done. Following are 4 simple ways to go from feeling overwhelmed to finishing the project or task.

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Organizing Your Keepsakes

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Organizing Your Keepsakes

A few Summer’s ago I decided to work on the huge bin of photos which allowed me to not only organize but preserve photographs that had been in my family since the early 1920’s. It was worth the time and effort as all the photos are now organized and preserved ready for the next step which is to be digitized.

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Unstuff Your Closet

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Unstuff Your Closet

I’ve been told that we should organize our closets monthly and I’m beginning to agree as that is what I have been doing. When we do it seasonal months go by and our closets are full of clothes we don’t wear. To give you that room you desire and give you a jump start on your fall wardrobe, I want to share with you a few techniques you can use to regularly organize your closet and how a closet clean up kit from ThredUp makes is easier.

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Tackling Your Paper Piles

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Tackling Your Paper Piles

If you are surrounded by paper piles this blog is for you. Following are techniques you can use to manage the paper in your home and life. I have also included a link at the end where I share how I organize the paper in my life. So let’s get started.

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It Is Time To Clear The Chaos!

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It Is Time To Clear The Chaos!

I believe that in order to live an organized life, we need to purge more than twice a year. I spoke with someone who shared they purge their closet monthly. I purge whenever I feel that my things are taking over my space and life. What about you?

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Life Management… Lessons From My Dad

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Life Management… Lessons From My Dad

The image above reminds me of a fishing trip my Dad and I took many years ago. That was before cell phones so I was not able to capture our moment in a photo. Along with those times I do remember all the life lessons Dad taught me.

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Is It Is Time To Downsize?

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Is It Is Time To Downsize?

The kids are gone and you are ready for a change. The large home requires more time and energy to maintain than you are willing to give it. You would rather be doing something else than trying to figure out when the bathrooms need to be cleaned.

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