9 Ways to Hide Your Valuables & Cash “In Plain Sight”

Although none of us like to think about our homes being burglarized, it's a good idea to put money, jewelry and other valuables in a safe place. A hidden, locking, fireproof safe is probably your best bet for your most precious valuable, but here are a few other ideas for hiding valuables and cash in…

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Do You Have a Plan if Your Wallet is Lost or Stolen?

Losing your wallet -- or worse, having it stolen -- is stressful, not just because of the worry of identity theft but also because your left without your identification and methods of payment. One thing you can do to make it a little less stressful is keep a list of everything in your wallet, along…

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Printable Note Pages for Your Home Management Notebook

This printable will probably seem unnecessary to a lot of you, but if you're using the home management notebook printables (and if you're type-A like me and Jessica, who requested this printable!), you probably like for everything to match, even your note pages! With that in mind, I made two types of note pages –…

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Project Simplify: Declutter & Organize Your Wardrobe

This week, Tsh launched Project Simplify over at Simple Mom. Each week for five weeks, she's sharing a new hot spot and inviting readers to join her in decluttering & simplifying that space. I'm excited to be participating and decided that I'd give you a peek inside our home with vlogs instead of just telling…

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Clutter Rehab (A Giveaway!)

This giveaway is now closed! Congratulations to [email protected] and [email protected] -- I've sent you both an email with information on claiming your prize! Does clutter in your home, mind and schedule keep you from fully enjoying life? Are you stuck, not sure where to start? Laura from I'm an Organizing Junkie has inspired tens of…

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School Information Form for Your Home Management Notebook

I love getting suggestions for new printables from readers because you all have so many great ideas that I never would have though of on my own! Recently, Kristina (who also suggested this home maintenance log) emailed me to ask if I would put together a school information form to go with the other forms…

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Cut a Three-Hour Clean to 30 Minutes

  From Ideas That Spark By Gail Belsky If you had two or three hours to spare, you could easily spend it cleaning your kitchen, bathroom, and family room. They are the most heavily used rooms in your home, and they get dirty fast. Or you could spend 10 minutes cleaning each one and use…

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Printable Home Maintenance Log

A few weeks ago, Kristina emailed me to see if I would create a home maintenance log to help track warranties, repairs, etc. My awesome husband worked with me on this printable that has enough space for all of the information you need for each appliance or system in your home. You can fill out…

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Free Pet Information Printable

Keep track of your pet information -- for your own records and for pet sitters -- with this handy printable! Although it's been a while since our family has had pets, Amy from The Finer Things in Life and Tara from Deal Seeking Mom both offered input as I put this printable together, and I've…

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Quick Tips: Caring for a Real Christmas Tree

Although it might seem counterintuitive, using a real Christmas tree is much better for the environment than an artificial tree. Most cut Christmas trees come from local tree farms, and new trees are planted every year to replace those that have been cut. Buying one of these is a great way to support a local…

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