baby closet organization

Organizing Cooper’s Closet – One Project at a Time

Earlier this week I mentioned that my son is 16 months old and that things are changing around here.  He's much more active and he's acquiring alot more stuff!  So I've been making some changes to his closet, like putting his newly finished toy box in there and organizing some other things too. Baby Closet Organization (The Before) Am I the only one who has a husband who never seems to know where anything is?  To make things easier for him…

wine crates repurposed

Wine Crates Repurposed

Wine crates repurposed is on the agenda today people, I needed a little break from all the Christmas activity!  Wine crates are definitely popular right now and and I've had my eye opened  for one while I'm out thrifting in order to repurpose it for some additional storage for the house.  Having a baby boy has increased the need for additional storage.  The amount of balls, blocks and cars we have accumulated in a year is sorta ridiculous! The other…

mason jar spice organization project

Mason Jar Spice Organization Project

My kitchen needs some major organization, the worst offender were my spices and thats where my mason jar spice organization project comes into play!  This isn't a new concept I know, you can see a practical version here and a cute version here.  My mason jar spice organization project is somewhere in the middle. I needed a drawer to put my spices in and my new kitchen island had an empty drawer just waiting for my mason jar spices! I picked up…

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The Office Update

Back in March I wrote about wanting to make a few changes to my office and I thought I'd share with you how I did on my list because quite frankly I got bored with the project and decided I was done. First on the list was getting a new office chair - Sorta Done - I decided to just change out the fabric with some left over fabric from a client's job. 2.  Hang up a mirror in the…

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Garage Sale Tips

I'm excited to report back that our garage sale was a big hit and we were able to sell almost everything we put out! As I mentioned last week this was my first time having a garage sale and today I thought I'd share some tips and thoughts about my experience.  (This is all in fun so please don't take me too seriously!) 1.  If you say the garage sale starts at 8:00 a.m. that actually means 7:00 a.m. for…