My Top 10 Packing Tips for a Successful Move!

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Moving is not the most enjoyable activity in the entire world! I have actually been dreading it for over a month now. The packing process, the unpacking process, and the pure anxiety that I experience from worrying about things getting broken during the move are all exhausting. But, it must be done in this situation. [...]

Little Boy’s Dresser Makeover!

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Without sharing the information with y’all, we moved the dresser that I was using to Derrick’s room. We didn’t make it known because we weren’t sure if it was going to stay in there. So, we decided to test it out first. And, after being in there for approximately 6 months, I think it will [...]

Moving Printables!

Moving Printables

Well, the time has come my friends for us to make the “Big Move.” I know y’all are ready for me to stop talking about moving, and do it (insert laughter). I know I sure am. This week will be full of packing, changing addresses, turning off utilities, turning on utilities, making lists, and mentally [...]

Change is Inevitable!


Y’all have gotten an up-close and personal look into every aspect of my current situation. I apologize to the ones that are just around to see what new organization project I have going on. There will be a ton of new organizing posts once a U-Haul pulls into our driveway and we officially make “the [...]

Creating an Emergency Station: The Wrap-Up!

Emergency Station: The Wrap-Up

Welcome to the Wrap-Up Edition of my 7 week Creating an Emergency Station series.  For the last 7 weeks, we have slowly been putting together an emergency station for our household. It is finally complete! Today, I will be reviewing every week, showing our final product, and providing y’all with a master checklist. Are y’all [...]

Creating an Emergency Station: Pets!

Emergency Station: Pets

Welcome to Week 7 of my 7 week Creating an Emergency Station series. We have made it to the final week, which means I actually completed this goal of mine. And, before I move. That makes me extremely happy! Today is all about our furry family members… our pets! We can’t forget about these special [...]

The Highs and Lows of a Life-Changing Move!


I haven’t updated y’all in awhile on our move. I dropped the ball almost two weeks ago and kinda left y’all hanging. Well, I am going to catch y’all up today. Let me just say that my world has been turned upside down and sometimes, me and my OCD have a hard time handling it. [...]

A New Spin on…Sentimental Greeting Card Storage!


I know y’all may be saying, “Not again!” But, I have a different way to store greeting cards. I have shared several different ways over the last couple of years, but I had to share this final one. I guess you could say it is the most personal way (to me). My husband and I [...]

Creating an Emergency Station: Family Essentials Kit!

Emergency Station: Family Essentials

Welcome to Week 6 of my 7 week Creating an Emergency Station series. Today is all about the family essentials. Most of these items will be placed in a box that we can all use in case of an emergency, but an item or two will be placed in mommy and/or daddy’s backpack. But, first, [...]