Category: Motivation-Encouragement

How to Get Your Kids to Love Reading + Free Reading Punch Cards

I’m not sure I’ve ever shared here before how passionate I am about developing a love of reading in kids. All three of my kids (girl 22, boy 19 and boy 13) love to read and have ever since they were little. Reading is so very important for many reasons including expanding vocabulary, building self-confidence, […]

Filed under: Motivation-Encouragement, My Life, Printables

Garage Sale Tips for a Super Successful Garage Sale!

I absolutely love going to garage sales and looking for treasures! The thrill of the hunt and finding a great deal is very exciting for me. What is not exciting though is going to a garage sale hosted by a rookie. It’s always pretty obvious when a garage sale is being held by someone who […]

Filed under: Garage, Motivation-Encouragement, Moving, Purging

My Five Favorite Organizing Products from the 2019 Ultimate Homemaking Bundle!

*affiliate links used in this post* The all new 2019 Ultimate Homemaking Bundle is here and it’s better than ever! I really look forward each year to previewing all the new organizing ebooks, courses, printables and videos that are included. I love selecting my favorites to share with you. This year I’ve picked out five […]

Filed under: eBook Resources, Motivation-Encouragement

My Thoughts on Marie Kondo’s Tidying Up Netflix Series

I’ve been excited to write this post for weeks ever since Marie Kondo’s new series on Netflix, called Tidying Up, debuted on January 1st. I binge watched it over two days and it totally changed my opinion of Marie’s techniques. In a good way! And that’s what I want to talk to you about today. […]

Filed under: Motivation-Encouragement, Organizing Basics, Purging, Simplicity

Minimalism is Not the Solution to Organization

The following is a guest post on how minimalism is not the solution to organization from regular contributor, Morgan from Morganize with Me. The minimalism theme has been getting lot of buzz lately. It’s become somewhat of a lifestyle and something many homeowners aspire to achieve. The idea of being a minimalist means having less, […]

Filed under: Guest Bloggers, Morgan, Motivation-Encouragement, Organizing Basics, Simplicity

Why Organizing Changes are Hard & How to Accept Them

The following is a guest post about why organizing changes are hard & how to accept them from regular contributor, Kristin at The Gold Project. Originally, I had a back to school organization post planned to share today. I had the entire thing written up and everything. But, something kept leading me a different direction. […]

Filed under: Guest Bloggers, Kristin, Motivation-Encouragement, Organizing Basics