Summer’s Last Hurrah!

August 07, 2017

I don’t know about you, but this summer is flying by and I am in the middle of planning an end-of-summer BBQ for our family and friends.

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Be a Tourist in Your Own Town This Summer

July 13, 2017

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!

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The BEST Backyard Entertaining Ideas

June 07, 2017

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!

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The She-Shed Trend is Here to Stay

May 11, 2017

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?

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Celebrate Cinco de Mayo with Carol's delicious recipes!

May 04, 2017

Get Carol's yummy recipes for her favorite Mexican chicken casserole and fresh, crisp Margarita!

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It’s Earth Day Every Day at The Basket Lady!

April 05, 2017

 

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.

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Ring in Spring With this Easy-to-Follow Checklist

March 01, 2017

Spring Cleaning Tips from The Basket LadyMy 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.

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How to Love Your Mudroom: Before and After

February 09, 2017

No matter the season, keeping your mudroom in order can be a daunting task. It’s the room where family members come and go (in a hurry, nonetheless) every single day. As you can see in this mudroom “before” photo, coats, shoes, bags, sports equipment and more are all over the place. Look familiar? 

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Get Every Room Organized This Year!

January 17, 2017

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.

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Our Favorite Holiday Gift Basket Ideas

December 15, 2016

Top 8 Holiday Gift Basket Ideas

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.

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Wicker Baskets That Make Unique Holiday Gifts

December 05, 2016

The Basket Lady’s holiday gift guide features perfect presents for those who are always nice, but maybe a little hard to buy for. What do you get for the man who has everything? How about a large Wicker Organizer Basket awesome for holding an array of remotes in his man cave or setting up a tidy charging station (no more lost cords).

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Supporting Jackson Chance Foundation and NICU families

November 28, 2016

At Thanksgiving, we all love to express our gratitude in words. And what more beautiful season to speak them? But with the shopping frenzy that takes over just as soon as we’ve finished the pie (if not before), it’s often difficult to find time for deep reflection, let alone inspired action.

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