Here’s What To Do If You Want To Get On The Marie Kondo Bandwagon

Bella Breakdown Women (and men) everywhere are emptying their closets, gutting their homes and ditching piles of their belongings. And it’s all thanks to one inspiring lady, Marie Kondo. Now, Marie Kondo has been around for a while, and her methods for de-cluttering your life are tried and true. But once her Netflix special hit the scene just a few weeks ago, an organization revolution began. The basic principle of her teachings, the KonMari method, is this: go through your belongings, and get rid of anything does not bring you joy. Simple enough, but surprisingly difficult in practice. “The...

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How To Start A Bullet Journal

\ Bella Breakdown As the new year approaches, it’s the perfect time to get organized and work on getting all your goals and thoughts down. You’ve probably heard of a bullet journal, the trendy system for logging daily goals, making lists and jotting down thoughts. The idea behind the journal is that it’s beautiful to look at, therapeutic to create and fantastic for keeping yourself on track and organized. If you want to start one this year, follow some helpful tips to get going! The Notebook First thing’s first, channel your old school supply shopping days and get yourself...

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Awesome DIYs For Your Car

Bella Breakdown Now, I’m not sure about you but I’m organized in almost every part of my life except for my car. It is a mess, and no matter how much I clean it, it always ends up with sand in it. When did I go to the beach? If I leave something in the car, I can be sure I’ll never find it again. There are old cups, papers, and a lot of fries from fast food restaurants. I tell myself all of the time I’m going to do something with the mess that is my car, but...

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DIY Confetti Tray

Bella Breakdown Start by putting star glitter, holographic glitter and multicolor confetti onto the tray. Arrange the confetti so that it is spread out well. Drizzle a layer of dimensional decoupage over all of the glitter. Cover the confetti and to pop any bubbles with a toothpick. Dry for 48 hours and voilà! You have a beautiful catch-all for...

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Mother Approved Spring Cleaning Checklist

Spring Sprucing Tips You’ll Be Happy to Use Spring is a time of renewal and fresh starts – including for our homes.  After the dark days of winter, it feels good to get a fresh clean-up of everything in our homes.  However, we are busy moms, so we have to prioritize what is really important. Firstly, don’t save this tedious chore just for spring. By keeping up with the major chores in your house throughout the rest of the year, you will make “spring” cleaning much more manageable. After all, busy moms need any way they can to save...

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