Helping You Add Minutes To Your Day: Part 4 – Fold Laundry At Night

Folding laundry at night will help you add minutes to your day.

  Tip number 4: Fold your laundry at night. I am definitely a morning person. By 7 pm, I am DONE! It's a standing joke that by 8 pm, I am in my hot bath. One night, we had the family out at a friend's house until 10 pm. Our neighbor was seriously going to call the police. We had NEVER been out past 8 pm. You should all feel for my kiddos! It's true. We are home at night. It was a … [Read more...]

5 Weeks To The Holidays: Gift Wrap Organization

Gift wrap organization is a quick organizing task you can tackle in less than a day. Here are 3 gift wrap organization ideas.

How to organize holiday gift wrap. Well, I went to take pictures for this post, and just as I suspected… there’s not much to take. This is it. This is all the wrapping supplies I have. You know why? We buy gift cards, wrap in bags and generally don’t buy a lot of gifts. My method is to have brown paper to wrap anything and add curly ribbon. I have a few rolls of gift wrap and a few … [Read more...]

No More Stinky Towels

No More Stinky Towels | Organize 365

NO MORE STINKY TOWELS! I love the efficiency of starting a load of wash every morning. Hubby doesn’t mind if I leave the house with the washer running, but the dryer is a NO, NO!  Might start a fire! SO, when I get home at 4 pm, I put the wash in the dryer. Which leads to STINKY TOWELS. I have tried a lot of things, but last weekend I devoted HOURS to figuring out how to get my towels … [Read more...]

Laundry Room Organization & Decoration

Laundry Room Organization and Decoration | Organize 365

Are you frustrated because you don't have wooden cabinets like I do in your laundry room? Here are laundry rooms I organized without cabinets.   The key is to PURGE as much as you can. We tend to hold on to cleaners and old clothes longer than we need to. Have your stuff defend its space or go! Once you have the items left that you NEED and USE: containerize! I like wipe-able … [Read more...]

How Long Do You Keep Lonely Socks?

How Long Do You Keep Lonely Socks? | Organize 365

Today, I am declaring sock amnesty day. This is the sum total of our mismatched socks. Shocking? We don't have lots of clothes, so when I do the wash it all gets done.  Yet we STILL lose socks! I have no idea how this happens. These black socks stay because I have bought a bunch of these... so that when one gets a hole, I can pitch it and save the other one to match up later to another … [Read more...]

40 Weeks 1 Whole House: Week 5 – The Laundry Room

Laundry Room Organization - Week 5 - 40 Weeks 1 WHOLE House Challenge

Second only to my kitchen counter office, my laundry room is a major household organizational base. When we bought this home 19 years ago {wow – I feel old!}, one of my “must haves” was a first floor laundry room. We do not have an office, so this room really does serve that purpose for me. My original laundry room... In my laundry room, I… Do laundry Store snacks Store … [Read more...]

Organizing Bug: Laundry Room Tips!


Sherry is a laundry goddess.  She likes her clothes separated and puts a lot of thought into how she does her laundry.     I love how these black laundry baskets are put UP out of the way so she can sort her clothes until it's time to wash them without tripping over them.     These wall mounted hanging bars really help in line drying AND sorting … [Read more...]

40 Days ~ 1 Whole House – Days 38 & 39 The Laundry Room

Laundry Days I LOVE my laundry room. I spend a lot of time in there. But it needed a serious overhaul. I wasn't even really sure where to start, or what I wanted my outcome to be, but I knew what I had wasn't working. Over the years I have added storage to this room...until two summers ago I added all these cabinets. Which I quickly filled! I have been working on the laundry … [Read more...]