As busy people, we often think in terms of tackling big projects and huge lifestyle changes in one fell swoop. But I have found that big changes in our lifestyle, habits, and behavior are, more often than not, the result of lots of little changes. Over time, you’ll be surprised that even the little things […]
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Moving into a new house brings forth many emotions: excitement, sadness, and often, anxiety. You’re ready to move to a new place, but sad that you’re leaving your current home. With that comes a lot of stress. However, with the proper process, you […]
Here at A Fresh Space, we typically work with busy working professionals and families creating systems and stylish spaces. Or, we help people move households or offices in a smooth, organized fashion. Recently, however, we had the opportunity to work with Standolyn Robertson and the A&E hit show Hoarders. While the team at AFS is […]
It’s a brand new year, and last year was a bit– shall we say– turbulent! This year, let’s take a few steps into being a bit more thoughtful and mindful about our lives and our spaces.
At A Fresh Space, we believe that while a big project can be awfully satisfying, smaller accomplishments can be […]
Ahh, the season of giving. No matter what holiday your family celebrates, you just might find yourself wrapping a few gifts this year. I don’t know about you, but it can be a bit overwhelming to manage the gifts that go along with all the different events of the season.
Every little way you can streamline […]
When Courtney Carver travels, she takes her entire wardrobe along.
Wait, what?! How? Does she haul a giant trailer with a closet inside? Does she fly with the biggest suitcase allowed on a plane? Nope.
Actually, she travels with only a carry-on bag, because her entire wardrobe consists of only 33 items. In 2010, Courtney created Project […]
Whether you’re overjoyed about them or dreading them, the holidays are almost upon us! Maybe the family time and festivities has you excited, or maybe the logistics feel overwhelming. Either way, it’s time to prepare for the holiday season! A few simple organizing tricks will ensure you enjoy every minute of it.
Here are a few […]
Keeping yourself organized is one thing, but having an organized family is an entirely different task.
If you’re struggling with keeping your home in order with several people running in and out of it every day, don’t worry! You’re not alone. Whether your family consists of two people or nine, or whether there’s one generation or […]
“Mise en place” is a French term that describes a practice employed in the culinary world. Simply meaning “put in place”, it is a rule that chefs live by and follow with militant discipline. Mise en place encompasses the steps that a chef takes before preparing a meal; for example, measuring, chopping, peeling, draining. All […]
Can you believe it is time to head back to school? Summer is starting to wind down, and it’s time to start preparing for a new year. If you’re a college student, you have more to worry about than which cartoon character you want on your lunchbox, or whether you can convince your mom to […]