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Magic Tidying: How to Follow the Kon-Mari Method (Part II)

  This is a follow-up post. If you missed the first one, find it here! Organization Should I really fold all of my clothes? Won’t that take too much time? Does it really work? My answer to this question is a resounding YES. Even after reading the book and seeing her photos, I did not… Continue reading Magic Tidying: How to Follow the Kon-Mari Method (Part II)

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Magic Tidying: How to Follow the Kon-Mari Method (Part I)

  I mentioned previously that I read Marie Kondo’s book, Spark Joy. Since finishing it and starting the tidying marathon (as she calls it), I still had a few questions about how to make tidying decisions. With a desire for more direction, and simply because I enjoyed reading the book, I downloaded the first book… Continue reading Magic Tidying: How to Follow the Kon-Mari Method (Part I)

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Spring Pillow Roundup

It’s only January (though we’re almost into February now!), but the new year, new semester, and sunshine with the snowfall are making me look forward to spring! When I took down my Christmas decorations this year, instead of keeping a few wintery decorations, I put everything away and put out my bright, colorful spring decor.… Continue reading Spring Pillow Roundup

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Inside My House: My Office

Although we didn’t have many options for housing upon deciding to move to Blacksburg (downsides to deciding living in a college town in the middle of the year), the house that I thought was the cutest had one major bonus: an extra bedroom. I use the term “bedroom” loosely (even though our rental company doesn’t).… Continue reading Inside My House: My Office