DIY Weathered Wood

I recently gave my pantry a mini makeover. I took everything out… I used some left over peel and stick wall paper for a little panache. I put everything back in and decided the plain ole door didn’t match the fabulous insides. I wanted to add some charm and character to our kitchen vs the […]

Small Pantry Solutions

Our new home in Virginia has a much smaller pantry than we are accustomed to. It took some trial and error to maximize the space. Sharing all the ideas and products used for anyone facing small pantry challenges. Typically I like to use baskets for like items. My shelves aren’t very deep and the space […]

Simple Advent Calendar

Made an Advent Calendar by repurposing a 24 pocket shoe organizer. If you don’t already have one you can pick one up almost anywhere. This one was less than $7 at Walmart. I mismatched bags, ribbon and bows that I had on hand. I filled the pockets with little things from gum, candy, holiday pencils […]

Spice Organization

Organizing my spices has been a trouble area of mine for some time. I’ve tried many options over the years such as placing spices in a drawer, on risers or lazy Susan’s. None seemed to maximize space or remain near and orderly. Single and double decker lazy Susan’s have worked the best for me as […]

Kitchen Organization- Step 3

At this point the kitchen contents are thinned down to what you actually need and use. The contents have been sorted into themes and like items are stored together. Now comes the fun part….SHOPPING AND STAGING. It’s time to add some baskets, bins, lazy susans and LABELS. Make your kitchen, pantry or storage areas pretty […]