How to Create a Laundry Schedule

{our old house laundry closet} For years {I mean really, nearly my whole life} I have done laundry as infrequently as possible. I dread it. When I did my internship at Ernst & Young in Chicago, I literally purchased new undergarments to avoid doing laundry. Truth be told: Our laundry room had some kind of […]

Rainy Day Activity Kit

Today you can find me blogging over at Ask Anna about how to create a rainy day activity kit for those kiddos. We’ve had so much rain in Iowa this July, I had to come up with a solution to keep my busy little gal occupied during the rainy days. I’m sharing my rainy day […]

DIY Laundry Shelving & Countertop

Hi everyone! I am Angela from Blue i Style, and I am excited to be back again this month to show you how we added a countertop and shelving in our laundry room for less than $65!   When my husband and I were house hunting, a laundry room {a real room} was high on […]

Laundry Organization Challenge

    Everyone’s favorite topic…laundry!! Who am I kidding…   Just because we don’t like it, does not mean it’s going to go away. In fact, it’s one thing in life that is certain {death, taxes & laundry?}. Further, just when you think you are done, you’re already not {assuming you wear clothes on laundry […]

Toddler Closet Organization & A Closet Link Up

Follow my blog with Bloglovin Earlier this week I posted about my son’s nursery closet and how to keep those itty bitty items organized with a hint of creativity and DIY. Today I’m sharing my daughter’s closet reveal with you. What’s so special about these two closets? For starters, they are exactly the same closet. In […]

Nursery Closet Organization

This post contains affiliate links.   When planning my son’s nursery, I knew I wanted to carry forward the nautical theme from the rest of the nursery into the closet space. Gone are the days of boring closet organization, and I’ll show you a couple great ways to add a little design into this space […]

How to Stop Trying to Please Everyone

  If you have read my previous posts on How to Stop Surviving & Start Enjoying Your Days or Why I Blog, you know that our life has not always been sunshine and roses. Sometimes life is overwhelming. To the point of breaking. And that’s normal. No one tells you, especially as a new parent, […]

What’s a Blog Conference?

  Sometimes I tell people I write a blog {and sometimes I don’t!} and I either get one of two reactions: say what? ~or~ So imagine this: Friend/Co-worker/Family: “So what are you guys up to this weekend?” Me: “Olivia and Dad are doing the usual, but I’m going to Atlanta for a Blog Conference.” the […]

A Moment of Gratitude

  I love writing. I love sharing our challenges and our solutions. This blog is a little piece of my heart and soul and it would not be possible without: YOU.  I could not put the hours and hours into my blog if it weren’t for YOU my wonderful readers, my friends.  Our interaction really […]

Friday Faves {A Day Late}: Closets

  Greetings friends! I hope you had a wonderful Independence Day celebrating our freedom and those who fight to protect it. This week I will be sharing THREE closet organization reveals {all my own!} and to kick us off, I thought it would only be fair to share some of my favorite organization products for […]