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{decor} Soap Dispensers, an easy bathroom lift

This is a quick and easy decorating project that can really give your bathroom/kitchen/laundry and instant lift.   You are, in effect, creating yourself a blank canvas you can transform any way you like.  What I like about this is that you can just buy the bits and pieces and throw it all together – no gluing, no cutting, no sticking and max. Martha Points.  Very easy.  Yep, this idea fakes it pretty well. When you are renovating your bathroom make sure you get a good water heater to keep the water hot. So first off – you need a clear cube soap dispenser.   I picked up a couple in Domayne today for $9.95, Freedom Furniture also has them (according to their website) and you can get them at Always on Sale, … Read entire article »

Filed under: Christmas, Decor, Featured, The Bathroom

Why Flylady doesn’t work for me.. and what does.

Why Flylady doesn’t work for me.. and what does.

I love Flylady.. she really has helped me keep my house neater and tidier… but it still doesn’t look company-ready much of the time and I have no routines whatsoever.  Over the last few days I’ve been wondering why I can’t seem to get into the flylady jive.. why her system doesn’t seem to be a good fit for me, after around 7 good tries. I think it comes down to this.  I don’t like somebody … Read entire article »

Filed under: Featured, Housework, Organization

Chic Ideas For Organizing Small Rooms

Chic Ideas For Organizing Small Rooms

Small rooms conjure up visions of coziness and a sense of hominess, until, like us, you live in a small home that feels neither cozy or homey… it just feels kinda’ squished..  although I’m sure Martha would make the most of it… and that’s what I’m writing about today.  Obviously, when you live in a small space, organizing it can be a challenge.  How can you organize your petite room and still have it look … Read entire article »

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OMGWTF New Years Resolutions Posters

OMGWTF New Years Resolutions Posters

Nothing is safe from Martha. Nothing.  Not even the humble new years resolution. Apparently these days, it’s the “done thing” to print your new years resolutions out in some scrapbook like fashion and pin them up somewhere you can see them.  Now.. I hate scrapbooking.  Actually that isn’t true – I hate the fact I don’t have any motivation to do scrapbooking in any way, shape or form.  I can certainly appreciate the skill and beauty of … Read entire article »

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