Ok, I know. It’s not even Halloween yet. I used to cringe seeing all of the holiday “stuff” in retail stores starting in October. But, I have come to realize that pre-planning for the holidays is a life saver. A few years ago, I made a pact with myself to start holiday planning earlier. And you know what? It worked. I was able to enjoy the season and I suffered less stress with these three simple pre-planning tips.
The kids are back to school and that means we're back to our regularly scheduled routine. Now is the perfect time to organize your home (and your life!) for the Fall season. I always like to create a list of areas that I want to organize and tackle them one at a time. Below is a list that I am currently working through that may help you too!
Pack your bags! We’re staying home! There are several ways to enjoy summer by being a tourist in your own town and enjoying a staycation. Here are some ideas that I have discovered with my family and friends over the years that everyone enjoyed. Maybe you will too!
With summer here, it is time to start planning your next outdoor gathering. And let’s face it, parties are just more fun when there is a theme! Here are five no-fail party ideas for your next backyard gathering. Enjoy!
And I am not complaining! These small house, lady havens are adorable and are ideal spots to unwind after the hustle and bustle of everyday life. Because let’s face it, who can relax in a hectic kitchen or a messy living room?
Get Carol's yummy recipes for her favorite Mexican chicken casserole and fresh, crisp Margarita!
Earth Day is celebrated each year on April 22nd. During this time, there are some people who ask, 'What can I do?' or 'Can I really make a difference?’ in our environment.
My mom, Carol and I agree that there’s no better way to welcome spring than with a fresh, clean and organized home! And whether you look forward to spring cleaning, or find it a bit overwhelming, you’ll want to use our Spring Cleaning Checklist to make it a breeze.
With the busy holiday season behind us, it is time to look ahead to 2017. If you are anything like me, I like to get organized in January! Here are some real-life inspirations to keep your pantry, laundry room, mudroom and bedrooms organized this year.
The Basket Lady LOVES an assemblage of related little treasures that, when combined, aren’t only a present – they’re an experience! Creating your own gift baskets this holiday season? Choose a style that complements the gift, and a size that accommodates all of the fillers.