Create Your Perfect Workspace With These 8 Essentials


This weeks was just one of those weeks. The kind where you feel completely uninspired. The weather sucked which left me with severe cabin fever and my cabin fever only made me feel isolated and blah. Every time I’d received a text, I found myself wanting to pour out negativity and I hate being that girl. The truth is that…

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DIY Ikea Hack: From Cheap to Chic Dining


Ikea is a great place to shop when your ballin’ on a budget, but just because you pay a cheap price to furnish your home doesn’t mean your space has to look that way. Normally, I wouldn’t purchase something non-vintage with the intentions on putting work into. However, because full price at Ikea typically means I’m spending around $20, it’s totally…

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2 Reasons for a Broke Girl to Use Tape


So far my years as a renter have been pretty fortunate. I’ve never encountered a landlord who wasn’t okay with me painting the walls with the condition that I paint them back before I move out. However, sometimes it just isn’t worth the money or the hassle when I know I won’t be there for very long. This time, I…

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6 Steps to an Organized Pantry


You just went grocery shopping but putting it all away feels like a game of Tetris. There’s no place to fit anything because your pantry is stuffed with things you don’t even remember you have. You constantly have to choose between wasting  your money on buying something you could’ve sworn you bought last time, or wasting your time trying to…

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Secret Gallery Wall Hack for the Perfectionists and the Broke


If you’ve ever searched “gallery wall hack” I’m almost positive you’ve seen the butcher paper trick. It’s absolutely genius, but for me, there’s one problem. A roll of butcher paper starts at about $30. If you don’t have any other use for whatever’s left over once you’ve created your gallery wall, not only will you have wasted a ton of paper,…

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Trash to Treasure Transformation


I  have absolutely zero shame in my long time love for second hand everything. I love taking a boring piece of “junk” and giving it a fresh new look with just a little elbow grease. The first reason is because I actually enjoy the process. The second reason is because I like having unique items that not everyone can find.…

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How to Make Decluttering Fun for Your Kids


This last September I had my most difficult clients yet. There I sat for about 20 minutes watching them jump on their beds, push eachother, and bite, all while screaming at the top of their lungs. They wanted me to give them the princess room of their dreams but wanted no part of the process. Sound familiar? Yeah, I’m talking…

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Makeup Hoarder’s Guide to Decluttering


Even though we are so different in so many different ways, there’s one thing that I can pretty much guarantee a huge portion of us here have in common and that is our love for beauty products! We all love to get dolled up even if we don’t do it every day. I mean, what’s that Elizabeth Taylor quote? ”…

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25 Things You Won’t Regret Getting Rid of Today


Letting go can be hard. I get it, the anxiety of throwing something away that you may “need” later makes it almost impossible. I’m not here to convince you to give up that teddy bear from your ex (although, you should). Today I’m just here to help with a complete list of 25 things everyone can get rid of without…

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Lifesaving Cheat Sheet for Downsizing Any Size Household


Even after you thought you were being absolutely ruthless about letting things go, your home still feels overcrowded. You got rid of some things that were stained, some things that were torn, and some things that you’ve never used, but there’s still too much stuff and not enough space. Here is a complete numbers guide to help you downsize your…

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