New Series: Vinegar Tips & Tricks


  I am so excited to give you a sneak peek at a new series starting here next week!  10 days and 40 new tricks for how to use vinegar!!!  I learned so much while writing this series and I know you will learn a lot too.   Here’s the line up:  

Princess Party {Malea’s 3rd Birthday}


    Malea’s birthday party was this last Saturday and it was a total success!  She had so much fun and every morning since she has asked to go to her birthday party.   I’m excited to finally get these pictures up because I have been working on this party for so long!  Everything you …Continue Reading

Spring Cleaning Checklist {Printable}


March is finally here!  Yay! I love this time of year!!  Today I’m sharing my Spring Cleaning checklist that include simple, practical and effective Spring cleaning and organization tips! After a long winter {I live in Washington state} the first signs of Spring as March rolls around is always a great day! The sun has …Continue Reading

Spring into Organization!


I’m super excited to announce an upcoming parade of homes!  It’s a parade of home unlike anything out there in blog land, nine organizing bloggers have teamed up to bring you their most organized rooms in their homes to inspire and motivate you!   The parade begins on Monday, March 26th at Organizing Made Fun …Continue Reading

Snapshot of my Life: Lots of PINK


I had something else planned for today but you’ll have to wait until next week because I have to show you a snapshot of my lift right now.  Pink.  Pink everywhere.  Pink on the brain, pink covering my entire office, and today their will be pink in the kitchen because I’m starting on the cake. …Continue Reading

Closet Solutions ~ How to Organize Sweaters


  A couple months ago I received this great question from one of my readers:  “Do you have any good ideas on how to organize sweaters? I don’t like to hang them up because they lose their shape and they aren’t in a drawer because I don’t have the space.  I currently have them folded …Continue Reading

Creating Vinyl Expressions


Every month my girlfriends and I get together for a girls night.  Last month we all got together at my house and created fabulous projects with my Silhouette.  It was so much fun seeing everyone’s creativity and getting to help them design things for their homes.   This is the fun and fabulous piece that …Continue Reading

Organizing Gifts {Free Printable}

Organizing gifts {and free printables} -- Ask Anna

  Hey y’all! It’s Judy over from Keepin’ Home! I wanted to share with you how I manage to give awesome gifts on the cheap. Money is tight so buying gifts in advance really helps out a family budget. I’ve been able to throw together an entire diaper bag (wipes, small books, teething toys, pacifier, …Continue Reading

Princess Crowns for a Princess Party


Today my sweet little girl is turning 3!!!     I can’t believe it’s already been three years.     I wish I could freeze her at this age because she is so fun; lots of dressing up, lots of acting out scenes from movies and her mind is amazing, absorbing every piece of information …Continue Reading

How to Remove Spilled Wax

How to remove spilled wax

  I am excited about this tip today because when you spill something like wax on wood floors it seems like a hopeless cause.  But today I’m going to show you a really simple tip for getting wax off of wood flooring.     Here’s what you’ll need: *Paper towel *Hot iron Step 1:  Place the …Continue Reading

How to fake a Clean House


One of my best friends is in town this week so today I have an extra special treat for you.  My great blogging friend Becky has written up a fabulous post about how to fake a clean house.  I know you all loved my post on how to {fake} a clean bathroom so I knew …Continue Reading

Elvie Essentials: A Great Place for FREE Tips!


I know you all love cleaning and organizing tips, otherwise you wouldn’t be here! {wink wink}  So today I have a treat for you!  Have you taken the time to click on this little button on my right sidebar?  If you haven’t then you are missing out!  Elvie Essentials in a website full of great …Continue Reading