Two simple (yet smart!) tips for organizing a linen closet

The following is a guest post sharing two simple (yet smart!) tips for organizing a linen closet from regular contributor, Morgan from Morganize with Me.

You know what tends to be a magnet for clutter? Closets.

It doesn’t matter the shape or size, any closet (especially if it has a door), is like a blinking “open” sign. A sign inviting you in, saying “We’re open, come on in! Stay awhile…”

This is a good thing and it can also be a bad thing. Let me explain.

Two Simple (yet smart!) Tips for Organizing a Linen Closet at I'm an Organizing Junkie

Closets, or storage spaces, allow you to keep things you want to use in the future and give you the option to tuck away items that you don’t use every day. However, the benefits of having a storage space diminish quickly if you are not intentional with what you choose to keep, stash, and store.

In our hallway linen closet (pictured above), I’ve taken deliberate steps to minimize what we store. Recently, in only about 15 minutes, I did a quick overhaul as part of my Summer Organizing Challenge. Here are two simple tips you can use to help better capitalize on your linen closet and/or storage spaces.

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Organized Travel Documents for an Organized Vacation

Keep reading to see how I organize our travel documents for a fun yet organized vacation. Please note that I may get commissions for purchases made through affiliate links in this post. Who doesn’t love a good vacation every once and awhile?  I know I do especially if it involves hot weather, white sand, blue […]

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Menu Plan Monday ~ June 11/18 {Upcoming 5 Week Hiatus}

Welcome to Menu Plan Monday! Hi friends! Well as you can see from the title, Menu Plan Monday is going to be taking a bit of a break for the next five weeks. Between my birthday (June 24th), my daughter visiting, July 1st celebrations and summer holidays, my Sunday evenings (when I usually sit down […]

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Friday Favorites: Printable Chore Charts, Life-Giving Routine, Organized Living Rooms + more!

Hi everyone, I haven’t done a Friday Favorites in awhile but I’ve recently read some pretty good organizing posts online that I wanted to share with you including some great chore chart printables. But first I wanted to share with you something I am loving on this month. It’s a pretty floral pattern that I […]

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How To Stay Motivated and Organized During The Summer

The following is a guest post about how to stay motivated and organized during the summer from regular contributor, Kristin at The Gold Project. Summer is definitely the time for relaxation and sun, but it can also be a time when you struggle to get anything accomplished. How can you stay indoors and focused when […]

Filed under: Calendars/Planners, Guest Bloggers, Kristin, Schedules, Simplicity

May 2018 Monthly Organizing Recap

Hello everyone, welcome to another monthly organizing recap post. Here we are at the end of May and tomorrow is the start of my very favorite month. Yep, June is my birthday month! For those that don’t know, I’m one of those annoying obnoxious people that loves celebrating their birthday year after year. Many think […]

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Are These Organizing Limiting Beliefs Holding You Back?

I often get my inspiration about what to write here from others. Whether it’s from one of my readers or another blog post I’ve read on the net. In this case though, today’s blog post comes from a podcast I recently listened to. The podcast is called Do It Scared by Ruth Soukup and the […]

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Three Tips for Organizing a Small Broom Closet

The following is a guest post sharing three tips for organizing a small broom closet from regular contributor, Morgan from Morganize with Me. One of my favorite parts of organizing is being able to tackle a small space, specifically one that can be overhauled in a short amount of time. When you can transform a […]

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