Board & Batten Mudroom Backpack Wall

mudroom backpack wall board and batten

While I have immensely enjoyed the amazing organization my new mudroom lockers have given me I found some underutilized space behind the door that was begging to be used.  While the backpacks have worked fine being hung in the kids’ cubbies – with winter in full force I realized they needed more room for their {…Read More…}





DIY Spray Paint Shelf {holds 117 cans!!}

spray paint shelf

So we have officially been in our new house in the Columbus, Ohio area for 6 days.  While we are still surrounded by boxes and the feeling that my house will never be clean; we are happy, together and love our new community.  The inground pool in the backyard ain’t too shabby either.  While I {…Read More…}





Organize Your Undies with PVC Pipes….What???

unorganized underwear drawer

I have an obsession with figuring out new ways to organize things.  I have told you before how I am a huge fan of hidden storage.  I am not a huge knick-nack decorator so having organized jars of things on display just isn’t me.  Hence the reason I spent 4 months last year building my studio cabinets which hides everything.  One of the things that bugged me lately was my mess of an underwear drawer.  I counted 85 pairs of underwear.  So basically I could go 3 months without washing undies and be fine.  85 pairs?!?!?  What in the world!?!?

unorganized underwear drawer

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DIY Vintage Crate Boot Rack

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Boots, shoes, jackets, gloves, scarves, hats, etc.  All of the pain-in-the-butt winter gear you need if you live in an area with snow.  Unfortunately for me, I live in one of those areas.  I am constantly trying to come up with systems to keep our family’s winter needs organized.  Laura, the NY girl, has the same problem but probably double the amount of snow.  She came up with an adorable idea using vintage crates to create an area in her mudroom to collect all those winter accessories.

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