When it comes to garage tool storage ideas, there are so many out there! Such pretty inspiration, but where do you start when it comes to organizing your tools? This spring I have helped tons of families tackle the garage! And one of the biggest hurdles for any garage... read more
Wow has this week been a crazy one! After getting back from a lovely vacation in Myrtle Beach, we had a ton of down time while we waited for the kids to start camp. But getting our house back in order came with some unfortunate events… Other than the usual piles... read more
I get asked frequently for lists of places where to donate clothes, books, furniture, etc. And, to be totally honest, there is a huge list of places that will accept gently used/new items! Because, let’s face it, we all have had those new items that never got... read more
Our playroom certainly has gone through some major transformation over the years. It started out where our current living room is. Then moved into the sun room, which got a giant face-lift after our kitchen renovation. The one piece of furniture that has made the trek... read more
School’s out for summer and it is party time over here!! Well not so much party time as in me racing around trying to get us ready for the entire summer… but more on that tomorrow!! But, in the meantime, I have a super fun kid craft that you can create on... read more
It’s 4:30 and the kids are getting hangry… what do you typically do?? Hide in the closet with your bottle of wine?? Lock the bathroom door and hope they don’t claw through?? Let them snack so you can prep dinner they won’t eat?? I might be... 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!