Organizational Tips

I Heart: Storage containers that are functional and attractive – Part 3 (Garage or Basement)

In honor of the month of love, we give you this “I Heart” Series – about what else?  Getting and staying organized. XOXO ——- So, you’ve tackled the main areas of your home and are ready to go “all in.” It’s time to whip the basement or garage into shape.  Most people have thought about […]

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I Heart: Storage containers that are functional and attractive – Part 2 (Kitchen)

In honor of the month of love, we give you this “I Heart” Series – about what else?  Getting and staying organized. XOXO —— If you’ve already cleaned out the pantry and fridge and tossed expired items, chances are you’re ready to organize what’s left. Here are some products that will help you stay organized […]

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I Heart: Storage containers that are functional and attractive – Part 1 (Living Spaces)

In honor of the month of love, we give you this “I Heart” Series – about what else?  Getting and staying organized. XOXO  —— If you’ve already gone through the culling process and donated/tossed some items, chances are you’re ready to organize what’s left. Here are some products that will help you stay organized and […]

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Fridge Cleaning 101

The start of the New Year is a great time to tackle this often overlooked task – cleaning out the fridge. Here are some tips: Empty the Fridge Do this all at once or in sections, but set aside two areas for items: one area for things that need to be cleaned out and discarded […]

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New Year’s Resolutions for Your Home

It’s a new year, so why not make a resolution to keep your living space neat and clean. Here are some helpful hints. First, clear out the clutter. Without regular purging, cabinets and drawers become overfull and you can’t find what you need when you need it. Go room by room and drawer by drawer […]

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Cleaning Resolutions for the New Year

It’s a new year, so why not make a resolution to keep your cleaning tasks under control? Doing so will give you extra time in the long run and less stress on a day-to-day basis.  Here are a few tips: Manage the mail every day. Open the mail over a wastebasket or recycling bin. Toss […]

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Thanksgiving Preparation Checklist

Tag – you’re it. This year, the Thanksgiving meal is your turn and you’re a tad overwhelmed by the sheer number of details to make the event a success. Not to worry! We’re here to help with some organizational tips to keep things on schedule and panic-free. 3 Weeks Before Delve into recipes online and […]

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Safely Handling of Thanksgiving Leftovers

For many people, the Thanksgiving meal gives way to the best part of Thanksgiving – the leftovers. Whether you plan to whip up a new concoction or simply heat up Turkey and green beans, here are a few food safety tips to make sure that leftovers remain safe for all. To prevent food poisoning from […]

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Top Thanksgiving Food Safety Tips

Thanksgiving is quickly approaching and whether you’re an experienced cook or a novice, keeping a few simple food safety tips in mind will alleviate your stress and will keep your guests safe this holiday season. Turkey Prep If you’re buying a fresh turkey, buy it no more than two days in advance. Store it in […]

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Fall Cleaning Checklist – Exterior

Autumn’s brisk and breezy days are here, signaling that winter isn’t too far behind. Now is the time to spruce up the exterior and interior of your home, so you’re ready for the holiday season – and ready for all of the time that you’ll be spending indoors. Caulk around windows and doors to stop […]

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