50 Weeks to Organized: Week 13

Go figure that this week just happens to be the unlucky 13–it seemed like every day that I normally would be doing my organization project, something came up or happened so that I no longer was able to do it. And then, when this morning came and I still hadn’t even started to look through …

50 Weeks to Organized: Week Twelve

Sometimes as I do these posts, I wonder if I should be embarrassed to let the world see some of these horrendous “before” pictures (kind of like my “before” picture of the car, since it is proof of how much I love Tootsie Rolls.) But with each week, I try to squash any feelings of …

50 Weeks to Organized: Week Eleven

  Despite feeling a bit under the weather this last weekend, I still managed to take about 3 hours to go through all my clothes and revamp my whole closet scheme. I managed to part with almost 60 items of clothing and/or shoes, and I felt so invigorated by the whole business that I made …

50 Weeks to Organized: Week Ten

Well, here I am–a fifth of the way through this challenge, and I still feel like I have a LOOOONG way to go. Of course, that’s partly because the last couple weeks my challenges have been pretty small (so I haven’t noticed as much of an overall difference in our apartment), but it’s nice to …

50 Weeks to Organized: Week 8

I was just remarking to Matt that I don’t seem to realize how much I need organization in my life until I see the Before/After pictures side by side. Take this last challenge, for example–in my head, I was thinking that our kitchen drawers really weren’t too bad. (Well, I knew our main utensil drawer …

50 Weeks to Organized: Week 6

Ever since I knew I would be doing this challenge, I have been looking forward to being able to finally organize our pantry and food storage. Like, I’ve been literally counting down the weeks until we’d be able to afford the massive shelf it would take. (For the to-do list for organizing the pantry, go …