Tag archive: “O Your Home”

Park and Store

  Since the early 20th century, garages were built to store and maintain vehicles. Over time, garages became a significant part of the house; a place for homeowners to store household items. All this extra stuff can accumulate into an unorganized mess. How can a garage become a functional space that holds multiple belongings? With…

Organize Your Entryway!

  We all know that first impressions are very important. The entryway to our home is exactly the first impression that people have of our house. Everyone, including guests or the neighbor borrowing sugar, that buzz your door will see the entryway. With a few effortless touches you can always have an organized and de-cluttered…

How to Turn A Messy Bachelor Pad Into an Organized Sanctuary!

Check out our very own, Schae Lewis, who is featured in a Huffington Post article .     Still living out of boxes and eating in the recliner next to last week’s socks? It’s time to take a time out from those messy bachelor habits and get in the organized zone! In order to get…

DIY Organizing: Vintage Rake Head!

  Do you love rustic looks as much as you love recycling and getting organized? If so then these 2 DIY projects can be a great source of inspiration for you. Now you have a reason to stop the car at the antique shop on your next road trip. I know I will!

Have your candle and light it too!

I have this ritual of lighting candles. I call it my “candle therapy”! Going around the house lighting candles gives me a chance to think of my loved ones, universe and all within it. It’s a chance to count my blessings and remember all who left us, giving me such a sense of gratitude, peace…

Stop clutter before it starts

Organizing tip: “It was on sale” is not a good enough reason to buy something that you don’t need!!! Stop the clutter before it starts.

How 2 Organize Swimwear

Do you have a champion swimmer in the house? Use a basket to gather swimwear, folded side by side with other swimming gadgets like goggles. Keep the basket on the lower shelf of the closet in the summertime. As the swimming season comes to an end, simply move the basket to an upper shelf to open…

How 2 Store Herbs

Growing up in the Middle East where cooking with herbs or having fresh herbs served with every dish is a tradition long-lived and might be one of the many reasons I love herbs. I always have herbs around the kitchen and use them in almost every dish. Besides the amazing flavors that herbs bring to…

Extra time: Your bonus for staying organized!

  How many minutes do you think you are going to save on getting ready in this “after” bathroom? What you’re going to do with this extra time is entirely up to you. Maybe you use it to sleep more or maybe to you it means longer hugs and kisses in the morning!

How We Do It: Rings!

The most common question we get from our clients and people who hear about our business is, “So is your place organized to the tee?”  In their imaginations, I am sure they see our places as a shrine to The Container Store with everything organized, color-coded and labeled. We always tell them that’s not the…

Makeup Organizing Tip!

Reuse empty candle jars to keep your lip gloss, makeup brushes, eyeliner, lip liner and much more tidy. Your items will be together, organized and with easy access. Recycled glass candle jars are perfect for many organizing projects. They come in different shapes and sizes and some of them even come with a top. How…

Flip Flop Organizer!

  Baskets are one of the most useful tools for organizing.  The basic concept of baskets is containing things. Baskets also come in handy because you can stack them or slide them onto a shelf if necessary. We are believers in organizing on a budget while being earth-friendly. Any recycled box or container can do…

Mystery: Shoe Solutions Revealed

    During our Summer Blog Contest, we noticed that quite a few of you have one common problem in your bedrooms. SHOES!!   We agree that having shoes in your bedroom IS an issue. Ideally shoes are best kept near the door that you enter most frequently. Lots of people take off their shoes…

The secret is out of the drawer!

As our August blog contest on the dirty secrets coming out of bedrooms continues, responses are coming in from all over. We feel for you because many of your issues have been our nightmares as well. But no worries; M2O is here to the rescue. We have been organizing and re-organizing many, many bedrooms and…

Old Suitcase, New Journey!

    For the next picnic have the most stylish, earth friendly and dear to heart picnic basket. Check out this DIY project on how to turn an old suitcase in to a picnic basket! @funkytime

Wax On, Wax Off!

  You spill coffee on your brand new rug. In a panic you run into the kitchen to grab some carpet cleaner. You know you have a cleaner that will remove the spot, but the challenge is not removing the spot on your carpet anymore, but finding the carpet cleaner among all the cleaning supplies….

There is still room in that cabinet!

  What’s an organized kitchen without organized cabinets and drawers? If you are one of those people that dreads opening their cabinets because you are afraid of the mess of dishes falling on your head, this post is for you. It doesn’t matter if you have a ton of cabinets in your kitchen or very…

Stir it up!

  Gather all your cooking utensils. Now that they are all together, you start to see that you really don’t need 6 wooden spoons and 5 spatulas! To be realistic, you only need one of each but to be safe keep 2 of each kind. We suggest donating the rest. But if for any reason…

Drink it up!

  Now that you have used plastic bins and clear Tupperware to store all of your dairy and meat products, you are left with all the jars, condiments, and beverages to store in your fridge. Most of the time these are also the products that cause lots of mess since they can roll around, tilt…

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