• Friday Round Up

    Friday Round Up-Organizing and Decluttering

      Happy Friday to you. The weather took a downward turn and it looks like winter is back. I guess last week’s 60 degree temperature spoiled me and I have to face up to reality. Roll on spring and summer.   Speaking of which… Getting Ready for Canning Season I’ve been on a decluttering and organizing binge. One of the areas in the basement that was in most disarray was the section where I keep all my canning jars and equipment. After searching online for some ideas, I stumbled upon an item called a Jar Box that’s not only a way to organize your canning jars, but keeps dust, dirt…and…

  • Budget Smart Girl's Guide

    These Are Almost Free…

    I received this the other day and thought I’d post it on the site because it has some great tips for gift wrapping and storage ideas we can all use post holidays. Best of all other than buying a can of Pringles, it’s free! Did you know that there are many ways to reuse the empty Pringles container around the holidays after you’ve eaten all the crisps? Here are just a few ideas: Ornament Storage: The unique tube shape makes each can the perfect storage container for ornaments. Just stuff the bottom with a few pieces of tissue or newspaper and then stack the ornaments inside, placing a layer of…