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This is where you can find the latest ideas, tips and the best products available to get your home organized and to help you find a place for everything in your home that matters.

5 Rules For Storing Pictures & Photos To Preserve Your Family's Memories

5 Rules For Storing Pictures
This week we're working on organizing our photos as part of the 52 Week Organized Home Challenge, but before you can devise a good system for organization that works for you, you need to make sure you're storing pictures and photos properly to preserve them for the future.

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How To Organize Photos The Easy Way: Set Up A Routine

How To Organize Photos The Easy Way: Set Up A Routine
Here are tips for how to organize photos the easy way, for both digital and physical photographs, by setting up a regular routine so the task is never overwhelming, and instead stays fun and enjoyable.

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3 Questions To Choose Best Photo Album For Your Family Memories

Questions To Choose Best Photo Album
Not all photograph albums are created equal. Here's 3 questions to ask yourself when choosing the best photo album for your family's memories that will display them well, and preserve the photos for future generations.

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First Step To Organize Photographs: Gather Loose Photos & Negatives Into Central Location

Gather Loose Photos & Negatives Into Central Location
This mission is the first step you'll need to take to organize photographs in your home, and that is to gather loose photos and negatives into a central location in your home.

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Week #42 Organized Home Challenge How To Organize Photos

How To Organize Photos
This week's challenge is to organize photos, including both physical and ditigal ones, as well as negatives, photo albums and wall photos so you can find and preserve your special memories.

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How To Declutter Dining Room

How To Declutter Dining Room
This mission is to declutter your dining room, so that afterward you can enjoy this space for hospitality and dining.

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How To Declutter China Cabinet, Hutch, Sideboards And/Or Buffets

Declutter China Cabinet
This mission is to declutter your china cabinet, hutch, sideboard and/or buffets, that hold your china, silver, crystal, and additional items for use within your dining room.

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How To Declutter Serving Dishes

Declutter Serving Dishes
This mission is to declutter serving dishes, to keep your kitchen or dining room from being cluttered, and only keeping what you love and actually use.

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Storage For China, Glassware & Crystal: How To Store & Display It Properly

Storage For China
Here are tips to create an appropriate area for storage for china, along with glassware and crystal, to keep it clean and safe for your use.

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How To Declutter China & Silver

How To Declutter China & Silver
This mission is to declutter china and silver from your home that you no longer use nor want.

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Tips For Storing Silver With Minimal Tarnishing

Tips For Storing Silver
Here are tips to make sure you're storing silver properly, so that it has little chance of damage and minimal tarnishing between uses.

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Declutter Tablecloths, Napkins & Placemats

Declutter Tablecloths
This mission is to declutter tablecloths, napkins and placemats.

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Declutter Dining Room Table

Declutter Dining Room Table
This decluttering mission is to declutter and clear off your dining room table.

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Week #41 Organized Home Challenge Organize Dining Room

 Organize Dining Room
This week, in the Organize Dining Room Challenge, we will tackle the organization of this formal room, and in addition, also focus on organizing other items we use to entertain guests and have parties.

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Remote Control Organizer Ideas & Solutions

Remote Control Organizer Ideas & Solutions
Here's quite a few remote control organizer ideas and solutions you can use to keep track of your remotes, so you don't have to constantly search for them anymore.

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How To Declutter Your Living Room

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This mission is to declutter your living room. In fact, we've been working on our living room all week long so far, and will continue for the rest of the week.

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How To Declutter Your Entertainment Center

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This mission is to declutter your entertainment center and/or whatever room you keep much of your media and games in.

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Clean & Declutter Under Couch & Between Couch Cushions

Clean & Declutter Under Couch
This decluttering mission is to clean and declutter under the couch and in between the couch cushions.

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Week #40 Organized Home Challenge Organizing Living Room & Family Room

Organizing Living Room & Family Room
This week's challenge is all about organizing living room and family room areas of your home.

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How To Declutter Your Mudroom Or Back Entrance To Your Home

Declutter Your Mudroom
This mission is to declutter your mudroom, or other back entrance to your home, to make it a functional and useful place for your household.

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Simple Clutter Solution So Your Online Purchases Don't Overfill Your Home

Simple Clutter Solution So Your Online Purchases Don't Overfill Your Home
Here is a simple clutter solution you can use to keep your online purchases, and the shipping boxes they come in, from overfilling your home.

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How To Declutter Your Wardrobe Of Gloves, Hats & Scarves Clutter

Declutter Your Wardrobe Of Gloves, Hats & Scarves Clutter
This mission is to declutter your wardrobe of gloves, hats, scarves and other cold weather accessories that you don't need and are excess stuff, to get rid of your closet or drawer clutter.

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The 2020 Ultimate Homemaking Bundle: The Best One Yet!

2020 Ultimate Homemaking Bundle
The Ultimate Homemaking Bundle has 51 resources to help you improve your home and life, including printables, eBooks and eCourses that are worth more than $1,200, for 97% off, but it's only available for a limited time.

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How To Declutter Your Wardrobe Of Coats & Jackets Clutter

Declutter Your Wardrobe
This mission is to declutter your wardrobe of coats and jackets that you don't need and are excess stuff, to get rid of your closet or drawer clutter.

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How To Declutter Your Coat Closet Or Entry Closet

Declutter Your Coat Closet
This mission is to declutter your coat closet, or entry closet, so that it can perform its intended function of holding coats and other items for family members and guests.

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How To Declutter Your Entryway Or Foyer

Declutter Your Entryway Or Foyer
This mission is to declutter your entryway or foyer to make this highly trafficked area of your home functional, and inviting for your family and guests.

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Key Organizer Ideas & Solutions

Key Organizer Ideas & Solutions
Here's quite a few key organizer ideas and solutions for the wall and other places, hidden and out in the open, that you can use so you never are searching for your keys ever again.

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Week #39 Organized Home Challenge Mudroom & Entryway Organization

Mudroom & Entryway Organization
This week's challenge is to work on entryway organization and also organizing your mudroom if you have one, to make all the entrances into your home both functional and inviting.

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How To Declutter Old Trophies, Medals & Awards

How To Declutter Old Trophies
This mission is to declutter old trophies, medals and awards from your home.

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October Declutter Calendar 15 Minute Daily Missions For Month

October Declutter Calendar
Here's the October 2020 declutter calendar with a daily 15 minute decluttering and organizing mission for each day of the month.

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How To Declutter Kids' Collectibles & Collections

How To Declutter Kids' Collectibles
This mission is to declutter kids' collectibles and collections, at least the ones that are now clutter, while still allowing your child to keep and enjoy the items that are truly cherished.

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Christmas Planning Made Easy With The Stress Free Holidays Challenge

Christmas Planning
Are you ready to begin Christmas planning yet? If so, I want to tell you about a great free resource you can use to make the process both fun and less overwhelming.

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Declutter Glove Box

Declutter Glove Box
This mission is to declutter your glove box, removing trash and things that don't belong, and then restocking it using the list I've provided below to make sure you've got the right stuff in there.

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Declutter Car Interior

Declutter Car Interior
This mission is to declutter your car's interior, removing trash and anything that does not belong there.

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Week #38 Organized Home Challenge Car Organization

Car Organization
I've included car organization as one of the areas to work on in the Organized Home Challenge because sometimes it seems we spend as much time in our vehicles as in our homes.

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Kids Playroom Storage & Organization Ideas Hall of Fame

Kids Playroom Storage & Organization Ideas Hall of Fame
For those lucky enough to have a whole room where your children can play, getting some kids playroom storage and organization ideas is very much appreciated.

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How To Declutter Playroom

How To Declutter Playroom
This mission is to declutter your playroom, without making a bigger mess in the process, and without overwhelm.

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How To Declutter Video Games & Electronic Toys

How To Declutter Video Games
This Declutter 365 mission is to declutter video games and electronic toy clutter from your home, so you and the kids can enjoy some of these electronics without being inundated with too many toys and games.

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Use A Stuffed Animal Zoo To Store Your Child's Stuffed Animals

Use A Stuffed Animal Zoo To Store Your Child's Stuffed Animals
The Stuffed Animal Zoo is a fun way to store your child's stuffed animals right in their bedroom or playroom, to keep these toys contained while also allowing your child to access the stuffies to play with when they want.

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Storage For Stuffed Animals: Ideas That Work!

Storage For Stuffed Animals
If you've got kids you've got stuffed toys, and they can take up a lot of space. Here's quite a few ideas for storage for stuffed animals that have been shared by readers to give you inspiration.

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How To Declutter Games: Board Games, Cards & Puzzles

How To Declutter Games
This mission is to declutter games of all varieties, including board games, card games, as well as puzzles.

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Kids Dress Up Clothes Storage Ideas

Kids Dress Up Clothes Storage Ideas
I've gathered up quite a few kids dress up clothes storage ideas, several of which have been shared with me by readers, to keep all your children's costumes organized and ready for fun.

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How To Declutter Stuffed Animals

How To Declutter Stuffed Animals
This mission is to declutter stuffed animals, so you and your kids can enjoy the ones you keep but are not inundated with too many of them to play with or store properly.

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Taylor's Review Of Eat At Home Meal Plans

Taylor's Review Of Eat At Home Meal Plans
Here's my review of the Eat At Home monthly meal plans, to help you save time and money, while being able to eat meals as a family, at home, more often.

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Nerf Storage & Organization Ideas: For Blasters & Accessories

Nerf Storage & Organization Ideas
Here are ideas for Nerf storage and organization, for both large and small collections of blasters, as well as foam accessories.

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How To Get Rid Of Toy Clutter From Toy Boxes & Bins

How To Get Rid Of Toy Clutter From Toy Boxes
Here is a round up of over 30 kitchen cleaner reviews to find out which products work best for cleaning your kitchen surfaces, and which should stay on the store shelf.

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Lego Storage Ideas & Solutions: Real Life Examples

Lego Storage Ideas & Solutions
Below I've gathered lots of Lego storage ideas and solutions from the real world, ranging from those for little kids to avid adult collectors.

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Tips For Decluttering Toys {Including Those With Small Parts & Sets Of Toys}

Tips For Decluttering Toys
This mission is to continue the task of decluttering toys that we started yesterday, as part of the Declutter 365 missions.

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How To Declutter Toys: Start With Easiest First

How To Declutter Toys
This mission is to declutter toys, and you should start with the easiest first. That is the broken toys, and also those that the kids have outgrown.

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