Closet Porn

A Broom Closet

Closet Porn, Organized, Pretty By March 18, 2016 Tags: , , , , , , , , 4 Comments

I had already altered the floor plan to create a larger entryway with a nice big coat closet for guests (and lets be honest, Bella) so it seemed even more unnecessary. I was just about to have them erase the small closet when I realized that nowhere, in our giant brand new home, had I planned for a place to keep the larger cleaning gadgets. And so, the little coat closet was turned into a broom closet.

Of course this broom closet required some elfa designing and planning. I needed it to keep the broom, the vacuum, the swiffer, a steam mop, a step ladder (we are a short people), a bucket, as well as parts and pieces for the above mentioned gadgets, other cleaning supplies, and paper towels.

The Laundry Room

Closet Porn, Organized, Pretty By December 14, 2015 Tags: , , , , , , , No Comments

I enjoy doing laundry. It’s one of my more shameful secrets. Shameful because I was raised by a woman who, along with several of her friends, imparted on me the notion that feminists hate all things that homemakers do. I couldn’t be a successful feminist woman and want to do laundry. But then I started watching HGTV and realized how wrong they were. I could want my home to be beautiful, I could love to do laundry, I could enjoy cooking dinner for my significant other… and still want to get paid the same as men.

This was a giant weight off of my chest.

Organized Elfa Walk-in Closet

Closet Porn, Organized By January 7, 2015 Tags: , , , , , No Comments

January is Get Organized Month – which is perfect for me because the new year always makes me want to clean house.  Everyone else is dieting and I’m bringing things by the truckload to the Good Will… and eating chocolate.  The first area I wanted to tackle this year was our bedroom.  And while most of the room functions really…