5 things to do after your Bridal Shower to stay organized and clutter-free

Congrats! Planning your wedding is such an exciting but often hectic time. I'm hoping you and your significant other find benefit from this very cut-to-the-chase list of tips to help you keep organized once you've got a whole haul of new goodies to add to your home. Let's jump right in.

Organizing Your Take-Out Sauce Packets

Those sauce packets that are taking over your drawers, cabinets and refrigerators? I have a really simple fix for that.

Our new thermal bedroom curtains

Is your bedroom cold? If you live in an urban area, especially if you're in an apartment or condo, chances are your place gets cold in the winter. I've lived that life long enough to know that is just what happens with a cute, classic older building.

One-Step Wine Cork Coasters

Do you have a stash of old wine corks just lying around? Or maybe they're serving a decorative purpose in a fun-shaped, metal-framed encasement, but it's getting full? Guilty, on both accounts.

Simple Sew Pillow Sham

Whether you need new shams because you're getting a new set or you're just wanting to switch up your bedtop decor, look no further. This Ikea replica is a very simple sew and can completely change your room.

Basic Cushioned Bench Makeover

I'm a big advocate of reusing items you already have to save yourself the money for other beautiful things that you want but don't already have. It's like having your cake and also having your ice cream - delicious.

Never Owned a Home? Want to? You’re in the Right Spot.

Our amazing Realtor, Rob Rosmis, has taken some time to answer a few common questions for the folks at foodwinediy who may be in the market to purchase their first home.