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This roundup of organization tips for the back to school season will make the transition so much easier on both you and your kids!

Back to School Organization!

Ahhh, back to school season. As a teacher, I’m less than thrilled. Regardless of whether you work in schools or just have kids who go to school, it can be hard to get back in the routine. Here’s a roundup of more than 30 different ideas for getting yourself totally organized and ready for the back […]


The Life Changing Magic of Tidying Up: Kids Edition

Mrs. Garland recently posted about her experiences with the KonMari method of decluttering and I wanted to share our experience, focusing on how we’ve applied it to the kids’ stuff (I very much agree with Mrs. Garland’s assessment on the cheese factor; we didn’t personify our belongings, but applied most of the practical aspects of […]

A look at the KonMari method and how much of a difference it can make in your home. There are lots of lessons that you can learn from the book, and it can make a huge difference in the organization of your house! | Hellobee

Our Experience With the KonMari Method

I recently finished reading The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up and went through the process of cleaning and purging our home using the methods outlined in it. For those of you who haven’t read the book yet, the idea is that you go through your home one category at a time and purge anything that […]


The ultimate check list

Have I got the coolest little website for you! After deciding that we will definitely be moving in with my sister’s family (coexisting with another family with young ones), we are trying to combine our furniture and finances. There are so many things to take care of within 2 families, so my brother in law […]


Organizing Art With a Utility Cart

In recent months, Noelle has taken less of an interest in her toys, and more of an interest in art, and being the little brother he is, Jaren has followed along! Before she even gets dressed in the morning, she’ll head directly for her papers and markers.  Right when she comes back from school, the first […]


6 Tips for Reducing Toy Clutter

I’m a big advocate of making our house as kid-friendly as it can possibly be – we have a few different child-sized pieces of furniture and large toys in our living room, Jackson spends almost all of his play time in the main living areas, and we don’t keep out anything that is too precious […]

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Three Tips to Montessorify your Playroom

Maria Montessori wrote about the Montessori method and how it applies to her schools. In her time and era, elaborate playrooms like we have today didn’t exist. However there are Montessori principles that we can use in our playrooms and we can allow Montessori to guide us and to inspire us! There are three tips […]

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