Getting through Busy Days and How to Plan for One

Sometimes getting through busy days can seem like the most impossible task the moment your alarm goes off in the morning. It can be even worse on a non-work day when all you really want to do is binge watch Netflix or sit on the back patio and day-drink. But there are ways to plan […]

How to Clean Your Pantry in 10 Minutes

The pantry can be a veritable wasteland of expired goods, spilled grains, and something floating in a jar that you’re not sure you would ever eat. I find the bigger the cupboard or closet, the more likely things you will never use get pushed to the back and forgotten forever. In this island of misfit […]

How to Organize a Huge Mess in 5 Steps

In a perfect world, our mess would be contained to only small piles of mail by the door or a cluttered array of plastic containers in the kitchen. In the real world, we sometimes have to deal with a big old mess! For some people, this could be as confined as a guest room closet […]

How to Make and Keep New Year’s Resolutions

It’s 2017! We’ve made in through the confusing and pothole ridden 2016 and we can now transition into a year of good intentions, even if we just have control of our own! New Year’s resolutions are typically easy goals to set but not as easy to follow through. In order to be successful, it’s best to […]

The Best Apps to Use While Traveling

We’ve all been there – in the airport or a new city – where we need to find something fast but we’re not sure how to do it and our trusty smartphone personal assistant is zero help. As somebody who loves to travel and spent six years doing it for work, I know the apps to […]

How to Clean Your Bathroom in 10 Minutes or Less

Cleaning is to organizing what broth is to risotto, sunlight is to a tree, or rum is to a pina colada – there is no point in doing it if you don’t first lay the foundation.  One of the questions I was asked recently was to help manage time expectations.  We’ve all been there.  You have […]

What to Eat Notepad | Magnificent Merch

I love a good notepad, especially one that helps solve a common problem. The What to Eat Pad by Knock Knock is one of my personal favorites. Plus at $6.99 it’s hardly a splurge! It helps you plan out your meals for the week, breaking it down to how dinner is going to be served that night […]

How to Organize Your Holiday Baking

It’s the most wonderful stressful time of the year!!!  Don’t get me wrong, I love the holidays.  I love the holidays so much I sneak holiday music before Thanksgiving which is basically like spitting at children in my family. But truthfully it can get exhausting because your holiday traditions begin to feel more like To […]

5 Ways to Find Your Damn Keys!

Keys – they are the worst!  Somehow we are always losing them.  It’s frustrating, time-consuming, and just an all over pain in the ass when you’re trying to scramble out the door when you are already 5 minutes later than the 15-minute window you gave yourself to leave the house. Whether or not we like to admit it, losing our […]