The Trick To Always Having Fresh Spices And Keeping Them Organized

 

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Got any spices with expiration dates in the last decade?  Looking for ways to stay organized and have fresh spices all the times?

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How To Take Full Advantage Of Storage Opportunities

Out Of Storage..Think Again!

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One of the best ways to keep our homes organized is to take full advantage of existing storage opportunities…even when they are hiding in plain site!

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Letting Our Closets Do Their Jobs

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As we have said in posts before, no matter who we are or what we do, most of us are going to have to get dressed each day.  Instead of this daily task being a source of stress, how about we go back to letting our closets do their jobs!

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Ok Monday…Let’s Do This!

 

ONE FREE THING EVERYONE CAN DO TO UPDATE THE KITCHEN

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Designers are just like everyone else.  We sneak in some weekend internet time to save photos of all kinds of inspiration for our homes.  We are trained, and have years of experience, that help us see things others might miss.  In our minds, there is always a “what if” churning.  Some concepts take time and money.  All good.  Plan the work and work the plan.  But what can we do now?  Personally,  I’ve found that small accomplishments in our home keep me motivated.  Something that can be done quickly, like “right now”!  Basically for sweat labor  free and make me feel like I have made a positive difference in our life.   Tall order…easy fix!

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Organization…Boy Do We Need It!

Getting “Skinny” At Home

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Admit it, open shelving for our storage needs is tempting.  There is a certain charm to having everything we need at arms reach, within view and a bit messy!  It’s January.  Every other blog is talking about healthy eating and getting skinny, so let’s keep our resolution and let our homes help us with Organization…Boy Do We Need It!

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Living Large With Fewer Small Appliances

Oh How Large The Small Appliances Have Gotten!

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Years ago, a small appliance was a hand mixer, or a toaster.  Today, small appliances are getting larger and creating storage wars within our kitchens.  Now that we are living in our dream location, in a building we longed for, its time to make some decisions on what “small appliances” will help us in our quest of living large in a smaller abode.

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