Category Archives: Organizing

Manicure Station

Since the move back to America, I have been storing all of my manicure and pedicure supplies in a large bin.  OK, let’s be honest: “storing” implies there was some master plan of organization and this was really more of … Continue reading

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Nightstand Neatness

Let’s just get right to it. My nightstand is always a hot mess. If I’m honest with myself it’s a combination of being totally blind in the middle of the night when searching for something and shoving too much in there … Continue reading

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Creating a Mitzvah Planning Binder

I’m a big believer in binders to organize major projects. And planning and organizing my older daughter’s Bat Mitzvah was certainly one of the bigger projects I’ve undertaken in my life.  In addition to being a major religious milestone requiring … Continue reading

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Closet Parties

Our master bedroom at the #newoldhouse had a very small closet.  I mean a really, really small closet.  And as if that wasn’t criminal enough, the doors were mirrored.  And the closet was slightly shallower than a full-sized hanger. It … Continue reading

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I’ve Died and Gone to Pantry Heaven

So the renovations are finishing up here at the New Old House, which means it’s the beginning of Show and Tell! When we bought this house we had a very quick turn around from the time of purchase to making … Continue reading

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A Mitzvah of a Project

Big Cutie’s Bat Mitzvah is in just five short weeks. One of the requirements of this day is that she design and implement a service project, and so six months ago she came up with the idea that she would … Continue reading

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I Have a Sickness

And I don’t want to be cured. I am packing for a girls weekend {can I get a Woo Hoo!} and realized just how many Cheeky Leopard bags I now own. They are seriously awesome, and I always like to … Continue reading

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