Vlog: Folding Towels & Sheets

Well, we won't be folding any towel monkeys today, but I am sharing my tips for folding common household linens like towels and fitted sheets in today's vlog. (If you're reading this post by email or in a feed reader, you may need to click through to see the video!) How do you fold towels…

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Quick Tip: Prevent Cord Clutter

I use a simple solution to prevent the cords of everyday use items such as cell phone chargers and Wii remotes from getting tangled and cluttered -- no extra gadgets or products needed!   How to you deal with cord clutter?

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Manage Your Paper Clutter: What to Look for in Online Data Storage

Jessica from Life as Mom and I have joined forces with AboutOne.com to bring you a vlog series on managing your paper clutter! Today I'm talking about what to look for in online data storage:   Please click here to watch the video if it's not showing up for you! Watch the rest of the…

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Manage Your Paper Clutter: Digitize Your Files

Jessica from Life as Mom and I have joined forces with AboutOne.com to bring you a vlog series on managing your paper clutter! Today I'm talking about strategies for digitizing your paper files: Please click here to watch the video if it's not showing up for you! Watch the rest of the videos in the…

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Project Simplify: Kids Clothes & Toys

All month, I'm participating in Project Simplify over at Simple Mom. Each week for five weeks, Tsh is 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…

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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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Manage Your Paper Clutter: Sources of Clutter

Jessica from Life as Mom and I have joined forces with AboutOne.com to bring you a vlog series on managing your paper clutter! We'll spend the next few months discussing strategies for managing your paper clutter. In this series introduction, we're talking about the sources of clutter: Please click here to watch the video if…

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Our Homeschool System: Organizing & Planning

Today I wanted to take a few minutes to show you our homeschool system. This year we are using Classical Conversations with Sonlight Readers for our 6 and 4.5 year old, and our two younger girls will get Daddy time during school. Yes, I realize how ridiculously lucky I am to have that setup --…

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Quick Tip: Using Plastic Grocery Bags to Store Fragile Ornaments

(Please note that there is an embedded video in this post. You may have to click on the post title to see the video!) If used properly, plastic grocery bags make wonderful packing material. Today, I'm showing you how I use them for protecting fragile ornaments!

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Finding a Laundry System That Works for You

Today I'm vlogging (with three adorable assistants in the background) about how I've finally conquered the laundry monster. It's something I struggled with until very recently, and the key for me was taking bits and pieces of other people's systems and creating a system that fits our lifestyle. What tricks do you use to help…

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