Product of the Week: Baby Memories Box

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Baby BoxThis may sound familiar to some of you moms and dads: it took my sister almost 3 years to pull together a baby book of her daughter’s first year.

Today’s busy parents have a hard enough time keeping up with the daily routine, so it’s no wonder that the keepsakes album gets put off until well into the toddler years, if it happens at all!

The problem with the traditional baby book, my sister found, is that it only holds 2 dimensional items. Read more

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How to Organize Your Laundry Room

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organized-laundry-roomWhy is it that this room always seems to have laundry soap in the wrong places, nothing is within reach and we never have enough room?

Probably because no one has ever really taken the time to decide what needs to be in this space and where it should be.

Should we have shelves, bins or storage containers?
Should we have good lighting?
Should there be a small clothes pole? Read more

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Organize All Your Savings Cards!

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keyringthing.comIs your wallet overflowing with club cards, savings cards and discount cards? Mine is!

Seems everyone has a card for their business and I find myself digging for the right one at the checkout counter with irritated folks behind me. Or just skipping the discount because I don’t want to bother. (Why don’t they just lower their prices?)

You can punch a hole in each of them and string them all on a key chain, but if you have more than a few, this really isn’t the answer. I came across this site this morning: Keyringthing.com Read more

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Product of the Week: Mario Batali Lunch Totes

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batalitotes“Dear Mario, Your Lunch Bags Make Me Swoon!”

I used to carry my lunch in one of the many plastic grocery bags cluttering the cabinet under my sink, but ever since I started using reusable grocery bags, I ran into a little problem – no more lunch bags!

I may have outgrown my cutesie lunchbox, but I’m definitely not too old for a chic and class lunch tote. Read more

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Space Treat: Clutter to Cash

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iMacThank you to all who wrote in with congratulations and good cheer regarding my feature in last week’s Daily News! The writer, the photographer and the featured woman, Lisa, were absolutely delightful to be with so I had a blast doing what I love most – digging people, just like you, out from underneath their disorganization.

And since the focus of the article was about turning your clutter into cash, I thought I’d follow up today’s Space Treat and share the best tips for creating a successful listing on-line that sells!

Here you go: Read more

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