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The Organized Pantry

As far as pantries go, this one in Olathe, Kansas, was fairly typical of what I see- things were generally grouped together by category (snack bags were nearby other snack bags, … Read More

33 clothes, 3 months.

For the next 3 months, I only have 33 items of clothing/shoes/accessories to choose from and wear. Here’s my starting inventory… I began September 1st and end November 30th. I’ve … Read More

“Where’s your TV, Eliza?”

It’s usually the first thing that people notice when they come over to my one-bedroom apartment in Shawnee, Kansas. “Where’s your TV?” Or… “No coffee table. Huh.” It’s almost never … Read More

Sell or Donate?

Now that it’s garage sale season, a question I am getting asked a lot is… What about the stuff I no longer want? Should I sell or donate it? I … Read More

Purging Closets, Organizing Lives

Hey check out this fun article by the lovely Katherine Houlehan in this month’s Johnson County Lifestyle magazine 🙂 Together we organized her closet and basement storage room! It was a total … Read More

Travel, clutter-free

Happy vacation season! Weekend getaways, cross-country road trips, jet-setting to exotic spots, time on the beach . . . these are the trips we look forward to all year long. The … Read More

Three ways to make organizing fun

Ice cream, puppies, sex . . . and organizing. One of these things doesn’t belong, right? Wrong! If you’re going to be successful at organizing, you need to enjoy it! … Read More

How Simplicana got its name

  “How do I get organized?” The answer I think many folks want to hear is, “Go to IKEA and treat yourself to pretty matching containers!” But here is the … Read More

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