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!
Needless to say, this home improvement project can not be wrapped up fast enough! The amount of dirt, mud, rocks, dust and just general mess over here is out of control. But after tomorrow, almost half of this battle will have been won. Why? Because my first cement truck rolls up the driveway first thing […]
Not only am I upsetting my neighbors with the never-ending construction noise, but now also upsetting the California tree huggers. A big redwood tree came timbeeeerrrring down earlier this week. Honestly, I’ve been grieving the tree for the last few days. It was a beautiful redwood, one of at least 8 on the property… It […]
Hope y’all had a great thanksgiving! I certainly have a lot to be thankful for this year and didn’t hesitate spending a good portion of the day counting the many blessings in my life. One of the blessings that made it onto my list….of course, toward the bottom? This beautiful green sod that we laid […]
Couldn’t wait to share the results of a recent project – installing a deer fence in the front yard! Turned out so beautifully and encourage you to consider this option if you have a view you don’t want to obstruct. Besides the driveway, another big selling point about this home and property is how it […]
I am neck-deep in outdoor & landscaping improvements, trying to move quickly before the rain arrives. There is so much outdoor space on this property (not complaining – I love it!) that I’ve had to break it down into sections. Once the pool renovations were completed, I started in the swing set area and am working […]
Yes. Green grass, people. Green. Not old, brown dying lawn. Not brown dirt. Beautiful, soft (and some faux) green grass! Needless to say, this lady is grinning ear to ear each time I catch a glimpse of this view… Seeing the grass also gets me excited for the additional outdoor improvements in progress right now […]