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Yard Sale 101

You’ve scoured your house and conquered the clutter. Now what to do with the piles of unwanted gear? Have yourself a Simply Sorted Yard Sale! Here’s how: Pick a clear weekend and save the date and the day before for prep. (Avoid holiday weekends) Garage sale groupies come at the crack of dawn so start…

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A New Baby!

I am so excited to introduce the newest member of my family! Emilie Olivia was born at noon on July 20th, 2011. ~

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Kid Art

Many of my clients ask me how to handle the masses of “kid art” that get brought home from school every week. My own daughter has become quite the little artist lately and I have started searching for creative ways to handle the inflow of arts and crafts. Here are a few solutions to consider:…

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Serena & Lily

Loving up the products and decor ideas from the Serena & Lily summer collection! A few favorites: Letter Pillows – Perfect for a new baby gift! Stowaway Bins – These bins are so chic and practical for storing toys and games. A win! Senegalese Storage Collection – Simply gorgeous and perfect for storing laundry, blankets,…

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Guest Post: Stocking Up The Baby Bag!

Sometimes my minimalist impulses go too far and I find myself hopelessly unprepared when I am out and about with my daughter.  I am the mom who never carries a stocked diaper bag and always has to scramble to borrow diapers or wipes or a change of clothing when I am out on the go….

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Marin Country Mart

Ever since I left LA, I have been praying that the owners of the beloved Brentwood Country Mart would expand to Northern California. I finally got over to scope out the Marin Country Mart today and was thrilled with what I discovered! A sweet collection of boutiques is coming together and I was told that…

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The Nagging Task

Inspired by The Happiness Project I decided to make a list of my own nagging tasks and am in the process of checking them off. I find that once you have created your list it’s crucial to book each task in your calendar so you can forget about it but know you have allotted the…

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Etsy Fever

Recently, I have been overtaken with Etsy fever! I love to support small businesses and artists and have found incredibly unique items  at great prices. A few of my favorite shops: Cristina Pires The Love Shop Kyoozi

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Uniform Chic

Loving the look of uniform items all in a row. I always encourage my clients to pick a style and color they like when purchasing storage containers or hangers because it creates the illusion of instant organization. These open canvas bins are perfect for storing all sorts of things. I like them for linens, crafts,…

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