Happy Halloween!!!!

I hope you all have a happy and safe Halloween!
Remember to be patient with all of your little trick-or-treaters, every kid is different!



Apple Productivity Apps!

I have compiled a list of FREE Apple Apps for productivity that I, myself use.

Bills and Account Manager
created by Manilla LLC
This app makes it easy to keep track of your bills and payments as well as your bank account.
Some features the app advertises:
-Supports more than 3,000 account providers.
– Sends a text or Email when bills are due.
– Free online document storage
-Print, download and email.
Compatible with iOS 5.1 or later on iPhones, IPads and IPod touches.

Errands To-Do List
Created by Yoctoville
Keep all of your errands, grocery and to-do list in one place.
– Alarms

Compatible with iOS 4.0 or later on IPhone, IPad and IPod touch.

My personal Favorite:
Cozi Family Calendar
created by Cozi
This app allows you to create a family account, password protected and color-coded by family member.
It has a calendar, family journal, shopping list and to-do list.
It’s completely customizable!!!
Here’s ours 🙂


A few others that I use frequently are:
Betty Crocker cook book- for easy recipes.
Similac Baby Journal: to keep track of my child’s growth, feeding and sleeping.
Card Mobili: it keeps all of my customer cards in one place (Sams Club, Kroger, Speedy Rewards, etc…)

What to do with Baby Wipe Boxes

I use old baby wipes boxes for many things. I store Jameson’s socks in one, in his dresser drawer, I also use them in the bathroom to store q-tips, cotton balls and other small products such as lotions, medicines, etc…and in the kitchen for Kool-aid packets!

I don’t really have steps for this project as it’s pretty self-explanatory.
I kept the boxes that didn’t have Winnie the Pooh on them, as is and covered the others with snowflake wrapping paper. I then stacked 2 rows of 3 on my shelves after filling them with things.






Formula Can Turned Make-Up Brush Holder

This project is more so for the moms or daughters who need to store their make-up brushes. Although, it’s also a great way to store tooth brushes as well!!! Since I don’t have a category for this, I’ll be posting it here on the main page.

You can use any old can (formula, coffee, etc…) but since I have an infant, I have an over abundance of Similac cans.

A can
Wrapping paper or material
Pebbles or beads

Step 1: Peel the Wrapper off of the can and rinse it out.

Step 2:
Measure and Cut your wrapping paper or material.
For the Similac Alimentum cans I needed to use 4 6/16 inches x 21 1/2 inches of paper.

Step 3: Line one end of the paper up with the can and tape it down then wrap the remainder around the entire thing.


Step 4:
Use pebbles, stones or beads inside the can to help hold the brushes in place. I bought these for $2 at Wal*Mart.


The Finished Product:


Let the Lessons Begin!

Hello, Readers!

My name is Sarrah and I’m a 21 year old mother, student and employee. I created this blog to help other moms (and dads) to *try* to stay organized on a low budget by using items you already have in your home and have no use for!

I have a very rambunctious little boy who was born December of 2011 and 2 step-children, ages 4 and 6, being organized is a necessity to keep them entertained and clean.

This main page will display random tid-bits and upcoming projects. I’ll have pages set-up for each room of the house with projects listed that will help that space reach it’s full potential. Hopefully that will make it easier for you, the readers.


xoxo, Sarrah