Storing bulk food the (easy? cheap? green?) way

The following post is from Katie of Kitchen Stewardship: Buying food in bulk and preserving from your garden and farmer's markets is as an awesome way to save money and capture maximum nutrition, but there's even one more reason to love those frugal habits: they reduce waste and help save the earth, too. A 25-pound…

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How I Organize My Tea Collection

I've been sharing my love of tea this year -- both for the caffeine as a busy, nursing mom and for the pleasure of snuggling up with a warm cuppa in a variety of flavors -- and several of you have asked how I organize my teas, so I thought I'd give you a peek…

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Teaching Kids to Organize Their Time

The following guest post is from Kristin Sterk of Organizing Life with Less: Every night, do you battle the question with your kids: "Have you finished this?" knowing full well, they have not accomplished everything they have to before bedtime? Helping kids organize their time and teaching time management skills at a young age can…

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Share the Love with Life Your Way Products: One for You, One for a Friend

This month we're running a fun promotion on the Life Your Way Complete Printables Download Pack (now with more than 350 printables plus monthly updates as we release new printables!) and the Easy Homemade ebook. Purchase either item, and you will receive a coupon code that you can share with a friend for a free…

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Tic-Tac-To-Do Lists {And Other Uses for Dry Erase Markers}

Have you ever seen (or purchased) window markers? I picked up a set a few years ago, but they turned out to be one of those craft supplies that I horde. After all, they were on the expensive side and I didn't want them to get used up...even though I'd obviously bought them so that…

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Get Organized in 2014 with the Complete Printables Download Pack {On Sale for $4!}

I've got some big news coming later this week that I can't wait to share with you, but I thought I'd kick the week off with a special offer on our printables: This week only, the Life Your Way Complete Printables Download Pack is on sale for just $4 when you enter coupon code NEWYEAR…

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Save Time & Money with the Kitchen Essentials eBook Bundle {BundleoftheWeek.com}

From meal planning and freezer cooking to organizing your kitchen and preparing your own mixes ahead of time, this week's bundle will help you save time and money in the kitchen. Discover new recipes, time- and money-saving strategies, and more so that you can enjoy preparing dinner for your family rather than dreading the dinner…

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How to Organize Any Area in Your Home

The following guest post is from Kristin of Organizing Life with Less: Editor's note: Organizing can be overwhelming, especially if you're not sure where to start. Kristin lays out a simple 7-step process that you can use to organize any area in your home. In order to organize any area, you need to first go…

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Keep Track of Library Books and Avoid Fines
source: Kristin Andrus

Keep Track of Library Books and Avoid Fines

After several failed attempts at making regular trips to the library, we decided to make it part of a "weekly" Daddy date to the library (and out for an ice cream cone) for one of the girls at a time. Unfortunately, we still don't manage to pull it off every week, but we're still getting…

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7 organizing myths debunked

When it comes to organizing, there are many different reasons people say it’s just not for them. However, most of these stem from misconceptions about what it means to be organized. Let’s take a look at the seven most common organizing myths and the truth behind them: 1. Organizing is only for type-a people. One…

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