Want to Get Organized? Identify the Source of Your Disorganization

Want to Get Organized? Identify the Source of Your Disorganization

I have a distinct childhood memory of frantically trying to clean up a growing puddle of liquid from the floor. I must have knocked over a jug of something on the kitchen counter, milk or juice (probably juice, sticky and harder to clean up). Panicked, I grabbed a towel and started by cleaning the floor,…

By practicalperfection February 23, 2019 Off

Want to Get Organized? Set Realistic Expectations in Your Home.

Want to Get Organized? Set Realistic Expectations in Your Home.

You might feel that your house is always “messy.” This might be true, especially if you need to de-clutter, and there might be actions you can take to remedy the situation. BUT! Many of us are living in houses that are not really “messy,” they’re just “lived-in.” If you have kids, there’s a good chance…

By practicalperfection February 16, 2019 Off

Kitchen Purge 2019: Days 22-28 “Putting it All Together”

Kitchen Purge 2019: Days 22-28 “Putting it All Together”

Don’t start here! Check out my introduction and Weeks 1-3 before you work on this post! Intro: http://organizeperfectly.com/kitchen-purge-2019-are-you-ready/ Week 1: http://organizeperfectly.com/kitchen-purge-2019-days-1-5-lets-drink-to-us/ Week 2: http://organizeperfectly.com/kitchen-purge-2019-food-prep-is-where-its-at/ Week 3: http://organizeperfectly.com/kitchen-purge-2019-days-13-20-serve-it-or-store-it/ When I started this 28-Day Challenge I thought it would be easy, but it has been very challenging for me to work through a room I can’t actually…

By practicalperfection January 26, 2019 Off

Kitchen Purge 2019: Days 15-21 “Serve It or Store It”

Kitchen Purge 2019:           Days 15-21 “Serve It or Store It”

Haven’t checked out past weeks yet? You might want to start at the beginning: http://organizeperfectly.com/kitchen-purge-2019-are-you-ready/ First Week: http://organizeperfectly.com/kitchen-purge-2019-days-1-5-lets-drink-to-us/ Second Week: http://organizeperfectly.com/kitchen-purge-2019-food-prep-is-where-its-at/ Encouragement: I genuinely hope you are finding this guide helpful. I have never tried to help someone clean out a room without being present, so please don’t hesitate to give me feedback, even if…

By practicalperfection January 19, 2019 Off

Kitchen Purge 2019: Days 8-14 “Food Prep is Where It’s At”

Kitchen Purge 2019: Days 8-14 “Food Prep is Where It’s At”

Before you get started on food prep, you might want to check out the last two posts: http://organizeperfectly.com/kitchen-purge-2019-are-you-ready/ Week 1: http://organizeperfectly.com/kitchen-purge-2019-days-1-5-lets-drink-to-us/ Day 8: MIXING BOWLS One thing to remember about bowls: they often come in sets that stack ever so nicely. For some reason, because of this, we think we have to keep sets together.…

By practicalperfection January 12, 2019 Off

Kitchen Purge 2019: Days 1-7 “Let’s Drink to Us!”

Kitchen Purge 2019: Days 1-7 “Let’s Drink to Us!”

Before you get started on this post, you might want to read last week’s post: http://organizeperfectly.com/kitchen-purge-2019-are-you-ready/ Day 1: MUGS/TEACUPS First, answer a couple questions for me. How often do you use mugs? How many people use them at a time? What is the largest number of mugs you ever use at one time? Now, get…

By practicalperfection January 5, 2019 Off