Super Bowl LIII is almost here! And unless you can come up with the scandalous price of a ticket ($6,800 as of January 10 and rising, according to aol.com), you’ll probably be watching the game at home. And why not? What’s better than cheering your team to victory, surrounded by good friends and enough food to put everyone into […]
Along with the fun of the holidays, wintertime brings some challenges that are not as enjoyable or short-lived. Winter is the official forecast until March 20, the first day of Spring. This means that for a few months we’ll continue to battle varying degrees of cold, drafty doors and windows, snow banks, icicles, slush, mud, rain, black ice on […]
If getting your home organized in 2018 was one of your New Year’s Resolutions, how did that go? Are you living clutter-free with everything in its appointed place?
Closets are neat and tidyThe garage organizes and stores all your stuffYour family room would make Martha Stewart smile
Maybe you’ve gotten some areas squared away but are still […]
Have you already begun the mental search for holiday decorations? You know there are skeletons, jack-o-lanterns and black lights somewhere, along with Thanksgiving pilgrims, decorative gourds and boxes of ornaments and garlands. The question is, where exactly? If you catch yourself answering every “Where is it?” query with “In the garage,” you probably need help.
If you feel like you have to close the doors to bedrooms, the family room and laundry room when company comes, you probably need some organization and decluttering help. An unorganized and cluttered home can be very stress-full even without company coming, making every day seem like an overwhelming burden when you can never quite […]
If you live with a messy garage, you may have called it many things, but … a habit? If you’re so used to walking through your garage without giving a thought to its condition, you’ve developed the habit of a messy garage. Maybe it’s gotten so bad you don’t even know where to start to […]
It’s almost Father’s Day so it’s time to come up with a plan that will make dad feel appreciated and loved. Gifts, cards and special treats are the order of the day. Start with the breakfast of champions, whether it’s a tall stack of pancakes and industrial-strength coffee or a high-protein smoothie for a power […]
Memorial Day celebrations take many forms, including neighborhood and community parades, carnivals, festivals, barbecues and block parties that bring families and neighbors together. As a day off work, the beginning of summer and a long weekend, it’s ideal for carving out time for special activities that honor the day and celebrate the precious freedoms that […]
“Are you ever going to clean out this garage so we can park the cars in here?”
How many times have you heard or said these words? Probably more than you realize. A 2015 survey revealed that 48 percent of couples argue over clutter monthly or weekly, and seven percent argue about it every day! (SpareFoot.com) […]
A recent survey revealed that over a 12-month period, Americans spent $33 billion on athletic equipment. (creditcards.com) That’s an incredible amount of sports equipment! How much of that equipment ended up at your house–cluttering the garage, messing up the family room and, inexplicably, ending up on the dining room table? If your family is involved […]