Our Lost Socks
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I have seen quite a few lost sock signs around blogland and pinterest and I’ve been wanting to make my own for months now but still haven’t got around to doing it. With our missing odd sock pile growing it was time to make something temporarily until I do manage to get around to making a proper missing sock rack So I …
Spice Rack Ideas
Food
My herb and spice rack is a mess and so boring!! it’s just standing on the kitchen side, blocking my view out the window! The only wall space I have in my kitchen is either near my door that leads to the living room, but I normally have my calender there, or above the cooker. But I don’t think that’s such a good idea as it will properly get greasy from all …
10 Simple Tips to Keep your House Tidy
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I really struggle to keep my house clean and tidy. Mainly because I HATE cleaning!! But I’ve been trying some ideas out and so far they are workingEveryday I do my normal everyday chores like washing the pots, hoovering etc.. But I always feel like I didn’t have enough time to do all the other things that needed doing around the house. That’s where tip number 1 comes in 1. After …
Scrapbook Paper Shoe Boxes
Crafts
I saw these lovely fabric covered cardboard boxes at sew fantastic and on pinterest. And I thought that the they would make cute storage boxes for my kids shoes. We have a shoe rack in our hallway but the kids always just throw their shoes everywhere, so I started using boxes. But the boxes didn’t look that great, I have an old takeaway box and …
Journal 10+  (Review)
Books
Last week I received it the post a journal to review.I was so excited as i just love journals. But this is no ordinary journal, this is a 10 year + journal!! There are just 4 lines to write something everyday for the next 10 years! If you don’t like writing and keeping journals, don’t worry, because it only takes 3 minutes …
First Steps to Meal Planning
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I’ve been meaning to do weekly meal plans for ages but I only end up doing it for a week or so and not doing it again till about 6 weeks later. Loads of bloggers are doing it. Infact not only are they planning their meals just for 1 week, they are planning all their meals for an entire month! …
Need a New Diary?
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With the year drawing to a close and a New one about to begin, it’s time for a nice new diary These are from NEXT and are all only £6 each This gorgeous Cupcake Organiser is from Next and only £5 Disney Fairies Secret Diary       Hello Kitty Friendship Diary  From Waterstones £7.80 Which one is your fav?? …
My Find of the Week : The Ol’ Switcheroo
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my find of the Week is The Ol’ Switcheroo Idea from Ray and JenBasically on January 1st you put all your hangers in your wardrobe backwards!Then when you wear something put it back the right way round. 6 Months later all the clothes that are on hangers facing backwards, donate them!You’ll be surprised how many items you don’t actually wear any more!!from Ray and Jen Like this Post? Then please vote for …
Clean Mama’s Printables
Freebies
I love Becky’s Clean Mama’a blog and I just love her Printables that she has in her Etsy shop! So as you can imagine i got quite a bit excited when on 22nd November she gave her readers an opportunity to get up to $5 worth of free printables!!! This was an opportunity i couldn’t miss! All she wanted me to do was mention clean mama’s …
Printable to-do list
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I came across this really cute printable from www.mintprintables.com.  I’m always making lists. To-do lists, shopping list, gift lists, ideas lists, things i want list, the list is endless (LOL). But I have ended up with sheets of paper every where. So i need to do something about it and to keep them more organized. So guess what I did?  I …
Cleaning Caddy
cleaning
I am very disorganized and can be quite messy. And I hate it!! I’d love to me more organized and tidy and that’s just what I’m trying to do! Under my kitchen sink is where i keep all my cleaning stuff, washing power, light bulbs, bin bags, nappy sacks, all sorts. Anyway, i was in town today and saw this …
Take Away Menu Organiser
Food
Me and my husband love to have a cheeky takeaway, but the menu’s always seem to be scatted about in drawers and take ages to find. But a few months ago i came across the Takeaway Menu Organiser. which is great! In the front there is space to write all the telephone numbers you need and you favourite dishes. Then …
Kids Craft Box
Kids & Family
Over the summer holidays the kids have been drawing and painting lot’s of pictures. so much so that their craft stuff was ending up everywhere! So i decided to sort it all out. I brought a clear tub with a lid and placed everything inside. I put all the paper and card in a zip lock bag, all the glue’s, …
Snack Box
Food
Here’s another idea I found via pinterest, the original is Here and also another Here A snack box for the kids (and me!) I got different dried fruit, cranberries, cherries, strawberries and raisins and put them together in small self seal bags Then I just put them in a box where the kids can easily get to them. I also filled …
How to fold plastic bags
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Here’s a great idea that I found over at A Lil Bird told me.. How to fold carrier bags into neat little triangles! I got all my plastic carrier bags out from under the kitchen sink where I normally just stick them inside each other a put them anywhere they will fit. And decided to do this great idea. I was sitting at …
My Recipe Folder
Food
I’ve got loads of cookbooks, magazines, printouts and bits of paper of recipes cluttering my kitchen cupboard up, so i decided to make a recipe folder of just my favourites. I brought a cheap A6 photo album and printed some recipes cards on paper from free printable. Then just wrote out all my favourites recipes and placed them in the album. …
21 Day Challenge : tupperware drawer
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day 3 of the 21 Day Challenge is the tupperware cabinet. Well mine’s in a drawer, here it is : which as you can see also contains my torch, smoothie maker swirler thing, spare candles and my water jug for my iron. This to me is quite organized, so i just left it the way it is. XXX
21 Day Challenge : Desk
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It’s been a few days since i started the 21 Day Challenge . okay, over a week. I’ve just been so busy recently. Day 2 of the challenge is the Desk. and my desk is ALWAYS messy! i hate it being like this and wish i was more organised with it. As i didn’t have much time i just did it very …
My Home Management Folder
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On my way to organise my life and home I’ve decided to make an home management folder. i got the idea from Organized home and also most of the printable sheets. first of all i brought a plain black folder priced at £1.50, and some colourful dividers for £1.99 The first section in my folder is my calendar and schedule. I …
21 Day Challenge
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I’m taking the  21 Day Challenge that was made by Toni over at A bowl full of lemons. The challenge is to organize one bit of your home at a time. And if your like me this can be hard because i want to have a lovely organized home but I’m a little bit of a hoarder. I like to save …