I’m Sam, a Certified Professional Organizer® from the Bay Area, California and I’m so glad you’re here! This blog is the heart of what I do. I absolutely love combining beauty with function to create homes that are simply organized, and I want to teach you how. Discover home organization tips for real life and learn how to declutter, design and create an inviting space.
It’s go time!
Happy new year! Like many of you, now that the holidays (and 2013) are officially behind us, I’ve been spending time dismantling Christmas around here. Always such a sad time for me. I get so attached to my trees and love the extra festive accents around the house. With everything packed away it suddenly seems […]
With the hectic holiday atmosphere, it’s nice to have a little spot in your home where you can retreat, listen to your favorite Christmas music, and wrap to your hearts content…in peace. Last year I created a simple gift wrap station in my home office…. It was my little space to escape to wrap gifts […]
Our elves have been up to a lot of mischief this Christmas season. The kids are totally enjoying their company! If you’ve been searching for some new elf ideas, hope I’m able to help a little bit by sharing what our little guys have been up to. Today I’m sharing days 1 through 8. Enjoy! […]
It’s our first Christmas season in this house, so it took me a *little* while to sort out the decorations. Funny how a change of scenery (new home) can completely throw you for a decorating loop. After 6 years of living in Arkansas and decorating the old house, it took me a few weeks to […]
Our beloved elf, Freddie, returned from the North Pole this weekend! The kids were worried he may not find his way to the new California house, but I reminded them Santa knows exactly where every child lives. And the memo was surely received by the elves too. We discovered him chillin’ in a bath of […]