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.
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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 […]
Halloween 2013. Hard to believe it has come and gone. The memories have been made and now it’s time to pack up those decorations for next year. No surprise that when it comes to organizing and packing away decorations in my house, I keep it simple and easy. First thing is to gather up everything […]
Welcome to the 3rd installment of 25 Day of Elf On The Shelf! You can see days 1 – 9 here and days 10 – 16 here. We had so much fun with our scout elf, Freddie. He lightened our season and we’re already looking forward to his return next year! We love to watch sports and […]
We are soooo close to Christmas. Can’t believe that before I blink another Christmas will be behind us and 2013 will have arrived. Love a new year. So much to look forward to. A new, fresh, clean slate. But I do begin to feel a bit sad around this time of year…knowing it’s all coming […]