Author Archives: Monica Friel

You are here:

Organized Holiday Decorating

Holiday Decorating this weekend? Don’t forget to clean and organize any area before you pull out all of the decorations. You may have to put away some things you keep out during the rest of the year to lessen the clutter. Make use of the holiday boxes. When your Christmas knick knacks come out, fill…

Book Nook

Love this! Great use of space for all of you book lovers. via @Pinterest. Create bookshelves that go all the way to the ceiling, and in any nook or cranny. A much better alternative to books scattered around the floor or stacked in piles!  :roll:             Source: google.com via Jane on…

Get Started Organizing

img12

Are you overwhelmed by household chaos with only 3 days left until Thanksgiving? Research shows that spending just a few minutes on cleaning and organizing can actually improve your mood. It gives you a sense of accomplishment–at least you’ve started even if you’re just making a dent. It also creates a feeling of order which…

Birthday Reminders

iStock_000005681567XSmall-300×1991

Today is my husband John’s 50th birthday. I’m glad I did remember it today, but it did remind me of how hard it is in our world of chaos to keep track of important dates, birthdays and anniversaries. Technology has simplified some of this. I love having reminders on my electronic calendar, they remind me…