Anyone else looking forward to this summer for BBQ’s, parties, and hanging out by the pool?? I know I am!! And with summer, comes having friends and family over. So, whenever we have people over, I like to try to pretend that I am a party planner and create fun... read more
How is it already June?? I was so not ready for summer to hit. When my kiddos had their last day of school, I totally freaked out because I was not set up for summer to start! I typically have lists of things to do, our summer bucket list, and summer plans set at the... read more
When it comes to babies, I totally want to keep everything! But I found that I have been the worst at keeping up with baby books or scrapbooks. All my kids’ baby stuff is stuck in a box waiting to be stored/displayed. So, when we were challenged to create... read more
Who’s ready for summer?? I know I am, but this weather here in Chicago is just not cooperating. So, to get in the spirit of summer (and hope that the weather gets the memo), our theme for My Dollar Store DIY is SUMMER, so I had to create a DIY patriotic door... read more
When it comes to home decor, I honestly try to make my own. I typically start with a base of something from a craft store. Like a frame, wood pallet, or even a picture frame. Then I try to create whatever vision is in my head. I had this chalkboard that I bought on... read more
I just love creating fun prints to add to gallery walls around our house. I think the DIY aspect of creating prints give things a more home-y feel. Plus, creating prints is so much easier than buying them because you can swap them out so quickly and not feel bad about... read more
The Organized Mama is an organizing, crafting, and home decorating blog based out of the Chicagoland area. With a focus on helping families get crafty and organized, I believe that order and creativity can promote joy, even when doing the most daily and basic tasks!