Category Archives: Organization

Fabric Desk Organizer

Anyone who knows me can probably guess how happy my most recent sewing project makes me – a desk organizer!There is a big “teacher desk” at the back of my classroom, but I hardly ever use it. For some reason, … Continue reading

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Fabric Therapy

Fortunately for my wallet this therapy didn’t involve any fabric buying, just folding and sorting. Honestly, it’s amazing how relaxing smoothing and straightening beautiful fabric can be (Courtney, I know you’re with me on this). So here are some before … Continue reading

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Out of Sight, but Not Out of Mind

Lately, our basement has become kind of a disaster. It was messy, crowded, and worst of all, basically unusable. Well, that all changed after about four hours of sorting, dumping, moving, trashing, and cleaning Monday night (a.k.a., from 8pm to … Continue reading

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Lego Ledge

Here’s a little shelf I made from wood scraps Sunday night (before Ben’s hair cutting experiment) for Ben’s Lego people. It’s a little random, but it was a quick, easy project, and Ben likes it, so I’m satisfied. I kind … Continue reading

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Such a relief!

I don’t know exactly how or when it happened, but my fabric supplies have looked like this for the last several weeks… …and it literally stressed me out every time I looked at it. Finally though, I’ve had a chance … Continue reading

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I Heart Hooks

Before: (notice the sweatshirts piled up on the left, so annoying) After: (no more pile, soooo much better) I finally created a spot for Ben to hang all his hoodies using odds and ends we had on hand. It’s not … Continue reading

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Just in Time for Coat Season

I really can’t explain how excited I am about my little weekend project. There was a fair amount of re-doing, but I learned a lot along the way. Saturday morning one of our foyer walls looked like this: By Sunday … Continue reading

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