The Do’s & Do’s Of Donation
Nope, that’s not a typo! We’re here to present a fully positive spin on donating goods. Our goal is to assist you in finding a responsible re-home for your items. At Practically Perfect, we’re huge fans of overhauling spaces, deep cleaning, spring organizing, organizational maintenance… we could go on and on. These projects almost always begin with editing belongings. And once we’ve collected a pile of donations, the next step is figuring out the appropriate place to pass them along….
After-School Afternoons Made Easy
This month, we’re partnering with a fantastic company, Iris, alongside one of our favorite fellow organizers, The Organized Mama, for a collaboration on some simple DIY solutions to help you prepare for the quickly-approaching back-to-school season. For those of you who haven’t even wrapped your brains around starting school again, please do not worry: there is still a full month of summer vacation left. It’s our nature to plan ahead — so these tips are ready for you to consume…
The Artful Way to Organize Your Memories
The sun is out, the rain is (nearly) gone, and smells of summer are beginning to fill the air. The start of this new season also means the end of another school year, which means that armfuls of school projects are heading into your home… Throwing away handmade art projects from your little Picasso can cause feelings of excess guilt. But we all know how quickly a home can become filled with paintings, macaroni art, adorably lopsided pottery, crayon-filled birthday…
The Great Refrigerator Revamp
It’s the item that can often live forever on your to-do list, lurking around the corner, quietly humming to itself and waiting for your attention… the refrigerator. One of our most-used appliances can often receive the least amount of love and attention. We get it — it can feel overwhelming or simply be a low priority in your organizing and cleaning world. But for those of you who are ready to give that baby some time and attention, (we promise…
10 Things You Can Declutter In 10 Minutes
We know that not everyone has ample amounts of time to engage in cleaning projects and organizing endeavors. But most of us can find 10 minutes of time on a good day. In the spirit of the season — and in the spirit of being reasonable — here are some tasks that realistically can be accomplished quickly and still have a significant impact on your day-to-day functioning. Happy Organizing!