Where I’m At On My Road to Simplicity

  Although it’s been awhile since I blogged about my minimalism/simplicity journey, don’t let that fool you– It’s still as much on my mind as it ever was. Here’s the problem with where I’m currently at though—I’ve realized that when you’re about to have a baby, you suddenly acquire a LOT more stuff. Like, a …

20 Ways to Motivate Yourself to Clean the House

Here’s a Torrie Truth for ya— I am most motivated when I am incredibly busy, under a deadline, and/or stressed out of my mind. That is probably why I continually put things off until the last minute, even though I know it’s an unhealthy behavior. What can I say? I’m a procrastinator and proud of …

50 Weeks to Organized: Week 49

  I know that 2013 is over (and thus, also, is my “50 Weeks to Organized” project), but what I didn’t tell you was that I still haven’t finished posting about my last two projects. So today, you get my second-to-last project of the year (Jewelry) that I had been putting off until the end only because I …

50 Weeks to Organized: Week 47 (Photos)

Here we are, mere days away from the end of the year, and I’m still tying up the last of my organization project for the year. I would have posted on today’s subject (photos) about 2-3 weeks ago, but you’ll see later on in the post why I waited. For basically my whole life (well, …

50 Weeks to Organized: Week 39

  So you might have thought I’d forgotten all about my 50 Weeks to Organized project— But nope. In fact, I myself was kind of freaking out about the whole thing the other day, thinking there was no way I’d get everything done in the next 11 weeks, but then I realized something: after the …

50 Weeks to Organized: Week 29

Seeing as I saved most of my Big Projects for summer, it probably seems as though I haven’t been focusing as much on simplifying and de-cluttering as before, but that would be grossly untrue: in fact, this room I’m about to show you has been a constant project for me since I decided to do this challenge …