This month I’m really feeling the need to declutter and get organized. Cleaning is part of that, and since no one wants to see posts about my *actual* cleaning efforts (uh, or do you?) I figured I’d just set out my new “deep cleaning” plan for the year. Back in the days when I waited tables, I saw a deep cleaning system that worked really … Continue reading Getting Organized: Deep Cleaning
As I mentioned the other day, I’m dedicating the rest of January to decluttering, cleaning, and otherwise starting the process of getting organized. February will be “Closets Month” so I’ll tackle the organization part later. A reader brought up a great point in a comment though….where do you start? Yeah. Yuck. Where DO you start? I always start with the question “Keep or toss?” I’ll … Continue reading Getting Organized: Decluttering!
Happy 2012! For those of you who are new to BurbTales, here’s a round up of the top 5 posts from 2011. 1. Master Bath Renovation First, we kicked the year off with a master bathroom renovation, and apparently, a lot of master baths are in need of similar upgrades, because those posts have been very popular this year. We learned how to demolition and … Continue reading 2011 Roundup: Top Five Posts
Now that our munchkin is here, the nursery’s changed a little bit. I mean in addition to the cute little baby who now takes up residence there. Awww. The cheeks…..cannot….resist…the cheeks! Ok. Anyway! We’ve gotten some wonderful gifts which have spruced the place up, plus if you’ve been following my posts about the little projects I’ve done in there since the “reveal,” you’ve already guessed … Continue reading A Few New Nursery Additions
I’ve been thinking a lot about my blog lately and how I want to go about my projects this year. I can’t get as much done now that I have a baby here, but I still have ideas, and there are still those nagging little things that I see around the house and need to make time for (like the door hinge that’s been held … Continue reading January 2012: Project Line Up