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Home organization

In this segment of the Organizing Stuff Series The Organizing Lady consults with a teenage girl about getting her room staged to help prepare her family’s home ready for sale.

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Cyndi consults her about clearing the room of as many personal items as possible and reducing furniture in… Continue reading

I always get great organizing ideas looking around Pinterest and found some clever makeup organizers I wanted to share with you. I even made some myself to show you some ideas of my own, adding something a little different than other similar solutions.

Basically, when it comes to beauty products,… Continue reading

This is the 2nd in my Organizing Stuff video series.

In this video, you’ll see The Organizing Lady show you tips for organizing the clothes closet, storing seasonal clothing, and best place to place your clothes hamper.

If you haven’t seen the first in this tip series, check it out!


If you've heard of Barbara Hemphill's book "Taming The Paper Tiger" then you know it's about organizing paper. Well here's how to tame the chaos tiger in your cabinets. In this case, I'll be showing my very own kitchen cabinets. I basically use the necessary "tools" in the cabinets that will maximize the space, help keep things organized inside, and be easy to see to find what I'm looking for. Continue reading
You get up, eat some breakfast, shower, get dressed (maybe) and head to your home office to start your work day (in no particular order). If you are not loving your home office space, you may not be loving your work so much, or at least not loving to do work in your space. Making your home office into a stylish place, possibly even the most stylish room in your home, just takes a bit of re-thinking your home office environment. Continue reading
Let me see, you've got some stuff in your living space that is taking away from the aesthetics you once created in it. Maybe it's the kid's stuff, maybe it's the spouses, or maybe it's your own stuff that never found another home space? What'cha gonna do? I've seen this happen all too often, and it usually begins with walking in the front door and dropping stuff off nearby. The situation continues as it becomes a dropping place for many other things now - like returns to the store, gifts you purchased, bins filled with donation items, and so on. Continue reading
It goes without saying that roommates need to set ground rules (oops, I said it!). So, let's move on to how they can live in harmony around their shared home spaces. Now, although I can't help you in the personality conflicts area, I can help you create a balanced home environment to achieve harmony. Let's start in the kitchen, the most shared space of all. Continue reading
When you have a home organization issue, there are very ingenious ways to fix it. A quick fix, really, you may ask? Just how quick? Well, it depends on how fast you can move. Since there are dozens of ways to get organized using various organizing solutions, the ones I wanted to show you here are the quick fix solutions - especially since you already may have some of these around your house already. Continue reading
While I was writing the article on "30 Things You Can Now Toss, And Should Immediately" I found some cool things people had done to re-purpose old stuff (aka junk ), of which I had recommended tossing. Although I still hold to my advice to toss stuff, I felt obligated to also show you some of the clever and creative things people have done with old stuff instead. Continue reading

When it comes to Spring time, it’s typically signifies a time to do some home maintenance and organization. I like to start with closets, beginning with the clothes closet.

During the year while we’ve accumulated more clothing, closets can become jammed and unmanageable, so start with clearing out the clothing… Continue reading