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Organizing the Pile: Tray Dividers

Welcome to Part Dos of Organizing the Pile!   In this series, I will share with you  organizational strategies  and tools that actually work – even for the Chronically Disorganized (read:me). I wont lie,  the idea of having vertical storage … Continue reading

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Talk is Cheap (and so is paint, thankfully)

Poor, sad, neglected little blog. I should know better than to make proclamations like “I’m Baaaaaaaack”.  That’s apparently an excellent way to immediately disappear from the Internet altogether. So I’m not doing that today! I’ll just say “I’m here” and … Continue reading

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Sealing the deal – should you seal your granite?

As I mentioned a couple of months ago, OPB came to us with a big old honkin’ oil stain on the granite counter tops, which we were able to remove with a fairly easy but stinky process. Like so. Since … Continue reading

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New Series: Organizing the Pile

One of the things I swore I’d do when we moved here (after moving 4 times in the previous 4 years) was get organized, once and for all. Mama! Stop laughing! “Piles” is probably an appropriate descriptor of my cluttered … Continue reading

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Believe It or Not

Quite some time ago, I mentioned the breakdown I had regarding a certain pile of paint chips and choosing a paint color for the living room. I am pleased to tell you that the crisis has passed and no professional … Continue reading

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Out of Focus

Where’d whooooooooooooooooo go? (Bonus points for anyone who can name the movie! Anyone?) Oh, hi!  Remember me? I didn’t exactly intend on taking an extended Spring Break, but somehow the month of April whizzed by with nary an entry.  What … Continue reading

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Vlad, The Impaler.

Story time at OPB!  Everybody got a tasty beverage and something to munch?  Excellent. Get comfy. Ten years ago (seriously, y’all, where does the time go?) when we were newly married, we had the very good fortune to spend a … Continue reading

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