EasyClosets $1,000 Organized Closet Giveaway!

EasyClosets $1,000 Closet Giveaway

This giveaway has ended. Winner has been notified by email.   Have you seen the amazing transformation that happened in my girls’ room closet?  Thanks to EasyClosets, it went from an ugly, outdated, and disorganized closet to a beautifully organized space that will grow with us over the years. I am SO thrilled to tell you that one of YOU will have an opportunity to win a $1,000 closet makeover from EasyClosets!!! Woo hoo! A number of you have asked about the price of the unit we installed.  EasyClosets are completely customizable.  I chose not to throw out a number […]

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Organizing a Shared Kids’ Room Closet ~ EasyClosets Makeover ~ the Reveal

Organized Kids' Closet

If you’re a regular reader of Organizing Homelife, you may know that I’ve been working with the amazing EasyClosets company to transform the closet in my girls’ room from disorganized and outdated to organized and beautiful. Today I’m going to show you the transformation! This is where we left off yesterday.  We took out the old shelves and baseboard and painted the closet to match the room.  Then we put the EasyClosets organizing solution together and were ready to start organizing! My two eldest daughters have dressers in the room, but since we have three girls sharing the same room, […]

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Organizing a Shared Closet with EasyClosets

EasyClosets Organizing Solution

If you missed it yesterday, I announced a super exciting project I’m working on!  How would you like to win a $1,000 custom closet makeover by EasyClosets? Oh, yeah! I’m teaming up with this awesome company to show you some fabulous organizational inspiration AND give one of you the opportunity to get your closet beautifully organized! All three of my girls share the same bedroom and one closet.  It can get disorganized very quickly!  I have tried many things to help them over the years, but nothing solved the problems we were having.  Then I met EasyClosets.  Welcome, organizational heaven. […]

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Organizing a Shared Closet (and some big NEWS)

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The other day on Facebook I asked if you liked organized closets.  Obviously it was a rhetorical question because EVERYONE likes and wants organized closets, am I right? Although organized closets are the stuff of my dreams, that was not reality in my girls’ room.  We have a three bedroom house and four kids: 3 girls and a boy.  That means all three of our girls share one bedroom. I must say that although their room is a good size and their reach-in closet is fairly large, it has been a challenge getting and keeping it organized.  With three girls […]

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How to Maximize Space in a Pantry ~ Organize Your Kitchen Frugally Day 27

Pantry Organization - Maximizing Space in a Pantry

Welcome to Day 27 of my month long series “How to Organize Your Kitchen Frugally in 31 Days”.  Every day during the month of October I will be sharing an organized space in my kitchen with you.  My goal is to inspire you and give you ideas on how you can organize your kitchen. I told you in the introduction to this series why I’m embracing my outdated kitchen and choosing to be thankful for what I have.  Even though my kitchen is very outdated, one of my favorite parts of it is the pantry. I didn’t grow up in […]

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New Year’s Organizing Revolution…A Big Challenge with HUGE Prizes


The start of a new year is one of my favorite times of year.  Not so much for the wintry weather (I’m a summer-lovin’ gal), but the chance to get organized during the dreary days of winter brings a sense of order and renewal.  It’s nice to get things together in preparation for busier months when our schedules pull us in all directions. Many people set New Year’s resolutions in hopes of making positive changes in their lives and homes.  Well, I am so excited to tell you that 7 Organizing Bloggers are working together to bring you a huge […]

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How to Organize Medicine with a Surprisingly Perfect Product

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One project I’ve been meaning to tackle for a long time L.O.N.G. time is my linen closet.  It has been out of control for longer than I care to admit.  But, it has also been about as near to the bottom of the ‘To Do’ list as you could get until I couldn’t stand it any more and finally made the time to clean it out and get it organized! I’ll be sharing my linen closet reveal soon, but today I’m giving you a sneak peak into my out-of-control closet and one of the remedies that solved a huge part […]

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Organized Closet Reveal!

Coat Closet - Organized

The other day I posted about the problem with our front hall closet.  It was a mess.  Always.  I reorganized it a zillion times, yet it was a constant struggle to keep it neat and clean. It was not in our budget to purchase a closet organizing system, so I was stuck with what we had. Our problem?  Too much stuff.  And what is the usual solution for too much stuff?  To de-clutter and get rid of some, right? That was the foundational dilemma.  We have a lot of things to store in this closet (see the list of “stuff” […]

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The Problem with Our Closet

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Do you have an area of your home that is a constant source of frustration because of the disorganization that lurks there? I have organized and re-organized our front hall coat closet more times than I can count!  It seemed to be stuck in an everlasting state of disorder.  “Clean the front hall coat closet” is a regular on the kids’ chore list.  No matter how many times I have “solved” the problem, it was never really solved. Here is what it normally looks like: Last Friday night, as I was walking past it lamenting the mess {again!}, an idea […]

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Don’t Forget Me Bin

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Do you ever find yourself arriving at a destination and suddenly realizing you forgot to bring something you really needed? If you (or your family) regularly forget to take important things with you when you leave the house, you may want to try having a “Don’t Forget Me Bin”. A great place to put your bin is on an easily accessible shelf near where you keep your purse or keys. I picked up a bin at Target and keep it in my front hall coat closet.  There is a shelf at eye level where I can easily see the bin […]

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