Entries Tagged as 'Kids'

Art Studio and Garage Organizing “Afters”

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Mar 16, 2014

Organized Art Studio

If sharpened pencils, color coded construction paper, custom garage cabinets and labeled drawers make you happy than this post is for you! Disclaimer: there are no before and afters to help you feel better about your unorganized craft room or garage, just pretty pictures!

We’ll start with the art studio which is located in the back  of the garage. My client had the space finished with drywall and custom cabinets after we moved her in to her new home in October.  Taylor and I spent 2 days unpacking and organizing all of the garage items and loose ends from the move.

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My 6 Step Organizing Process & Upcoming 8 Week Home Organization Series

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Jan 2, 2014

Kuzak's Closet National Charity League Talk

Happy New Year!  If your resolution is to become more organized than this post is for you.  I am launching an 8 week home organization series on the blog next week. My goal for 2014 is to become a go-to organizing expert.  I have been getting outside my comfort zone and talking to local groups and putting my processes on paper.  The photo above is of my speaking to the local Peninsula chapter of the National Charity League (NCL) last month.

Talking to the girls was a great experience and a reminder that passing on my knowledge of organizing is a true service.  I wanted to give the girls something to take home with him so I developed a handout featuring my 6 step organizing process.  (Please feel free to print the steps for yourself as a reminder!) Continue Reading »

All About Kids Back to School Organizing Tips!

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Aug 29, 2013

Kuzak's Closet Organized Kids Spaces

Does your home feel trashed after summer break?  Many of my clients have been calling me in for organizing sessions to help get their kid friendly spaces back on track, so today I thought it would be fun to share some of my favorite organizing tips for kids!

Mandy-Blog-Post-Header-before-&-after

The above photo shows a before and after of a small art space that one of my client’s has off her kitchen.  The summer wreaked havoc on the space (it is also the entry to the crawl space for the air conditioner) so we needed to get it back on track.  While I was sorting all of the items I put them into piles so I could take them back to their original “homes” throughout the house.  Children are like squirrels, they are always gathering things into their zones that don’t belong!

Once all of the items returned home I could reorganize the art supplies and set up a work space for my client’s daughter to get creative.  The little space is under the stairs and it curves around to the left so I set up a little “fort” in the corner for her to play.  I gave her a few bins for her games and miscellaneous art supplies.  The table top has glue, washable paint, markers, and colored pencils.  Her daughter will love it!

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Everyone Needs a Tutu

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Jul 12, 2012

Aren’t my twin nieces adorable?  My sister Ashlie posted pictures of these dancing queens I knew I had to share…

They turned 4 in April and I decided to get them something fun and nothing says fun more like a bathing suit with a built in tutu.  If you have been reading the blog for awhile you know that I made them tutus for their 2nd birthdays and they were a big hit.  So happy to see these cuties in their fun suits, I wish I could find one in my size! Happy Thursday!

Kids Week Wrap Up

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Jun 25, 2012

Last week was Kids Week here at Kuzak’s Closet and I loved every minute of it.  All of the guest posts were full of great pictures and tips for keeping your kids entertained and organized all summer long.  Just in case you missed something here is a wrap up.

Sunday: Wee Whittaker’s Nursery

Kids Week: The Home Management Binder

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Jun 23, 2012

My friend Brooke is back with an awesome post for Kids Week.  You might remember reading her post from last summer about organized travel with baby on board.  Today she is opening her home management binder and sharing all of the details with us so start taking notes!

Kids Week: Summer To-Do List

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Jun 22, 2012

Hello Kuzak Closet Readers!
I am Ashlie from Brining Babies  and I am once again excited to guest post for my sister.  I participated in last year’s Kid’s Week and it was a lot of fun!
I am the mom to 4 year old twin girls, Audrey & Lilly.

(some favorite pictures from my blog)

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