A Dozen {Not So Crafty} Ways to Use an Old Sheet

The following post is from Katie of Kitchen Stewardship: I don't know what I was thinking. I almost threw something totally useful away! My son's sheet got absolutely threadbare, as in, I didn't even understand what that word meant until I saw how well I could see through his sheet. I thought and thought about…

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Giving Up Juice Simplified Our Life
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Giving Up Juice Simplified Our Life

The following post is from Rachel of The Minimalist Mom: It seems like such a small thing and such an innocuous item to have in your pantry, refrigerator or freezer. Juice. I grew up with juice. I drank orange juice and lemonade. My mother bought the frozen concentrate cans and mixed it up in pitchers.…

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5 Ways to Display Your Kids’ Artwork

The following post is from Lisa of The Pennington Point: I love to display the many works of art that my kids make, but I also want to keep my home clutter free and lovely.  I am not crazy about the whole fridge covered in papers and magnets.  So, I challenge myself to come up…

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What’s the One Thing Every Home Needs? White Space

The following  guest post is from  Brooke of Slow Your Home: As far as minimalism goes, I would consider myself on the fringes. One who, like Joshua Becker, embraces the idea of rational minimalism.One who loves the simplicity of living in an uncluttered home and the peace that brings. At the same time I want…

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Giveaway: Rowenta Cordless Bagless Stick Vacuum Cleaner

This giveaway is now closed! The winner is Linda G. ([email protected])! My husband has a slight obsession with floor cleaners, but he does all the sweeping, vacuuming and mopping, so I'm not complaining! Rowenta, a brand I hadn't heard of before, recently emailed to ask if I'd be interested in reviewing and giving away one…

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Reminder: The Simplify for Fall Challenge Starts on 8/19!

The Simplify for Fall Challenge starts in just 10 days...are you game?! Join me as I tackle my entire home in six days to get control of our trouble spots, declutter and organize. Not only will I be live blogging my progress each day, but I'll also be sharing my progress on Pinterest and Instagram, and…

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Clean Out the Car Every Day {Family Boot Camp}

Those of you who've been around since we launched Organizing Your Way almost four years ago or who know how type-A I am in real life might be surprised to discover that our van is often a disaster. I mentioned in my introduction to the Simplify for Fall Challenge that in addition to tackling our…

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Can You Pack a No-Waste Lunch?

The following post is from Katie of Kitchen Stewardship: Billions of plastic baggies, over a billion pounds of trash, and countless fields of food are tossed into elementary and high school wastebaskets in America each year. Americans pitch 2.5 million plastic bottles every hour. 1 Clearly no one is going to suggest that we’re a…

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Create Stylish Storage with a DIY Woven Paper Box

The following post is from Janel of Life with Lucie and Ella.: It's Back-to-School time!  For our family that means shopping for new clothes, shoes, and school supplies as well as getting things a bit more organized around the house. Recently, I reorganized our school and craft supplies with plastic shoeboxes.  Sometimes I'd like a…

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Giveaway: $100 Walgreens Gift Card

This giveaway is now closed! The winner is Cheri ([email protected])! Last week, I shared our family's MRSA scare and introduced you to the brand new SAFESKIN Kids Antibacterial Gel from Kimberly-Clark Professional. This gel is a new first aid topical antibacterial gel that provides a barrier to MRSA, a highly contagious staph bacteria that can…

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