How I escaped a meltdown and organized my kitchen

To save money, I started visiting my local health food store and bought EVERYTHING in bulk. Almond meal, coconut flour, chia seeds, oats, every type of nut you can imagine…I even scooped up a ridiculous amount of loose leaf green tea in there. The downside of my penny-saving bulk buying? Pantry chaos.


Painting With a Smaller Brush: What my Toddler's Artwork Taught Me About Homemaking

A closer look at my toddler’s artwork made me see the beauty in my smallest homemaking efforts. Not every brush stroke will be perfect. Not every attempt will be a masterpiece. But the process is beautiful.


3 time-saving kitchen hacks, using things you probably already own!

This is a guest post by Barbara Fernandez, the Raw Rock Chick. Do you have a story or tips to share with So Damn Domestic readers? I don’t know about you, but sometimes when I pass the ‘convenience food’ aisle in the supermarket (aka frozen ready-meals), I often catch myself smiling (smugly, if I’m honest).


The Clutter-Free gift list you've been waiting for

Here’s the ultimate list of clutter-free gifts! For adults, kids, and for any occasion – christmas, birthdays, and more. Find the perfect present to give!


The top gifts to give - Homemaking Experts Weigh In

  Ahh, the holidays. There’s so much to do. So many people to visit. Countless traditions to keep up with. A whole stack of favorite recipes to bake. And suddenly, what was supposed to be a family-focused time to be grateful for the important things in our lives has turned into a stressful, complicated circus.


How to manage the holiday gift influx - homemaking experts weigh in

  Ahh, the holidays. There’s so much to do. So many people to visit. Countless traditions to keep up with. A whole stack of favorite recipes to bake. And suddenly, what was supposed to be a family-focused time to be grateful for the important things in our lives has turned into a stressful, complicated circus.


How to stay focused on family during the holidays - homemaking experts weigh in

How can we stay focused on family during the holidays? 11 homemaking experts share their best tips.


Holiday preparations: Are you making THIS mistake? - Homemaking Experts Weigh In

Ahh, the holidays. There’s so much to do. So many people to visit. Countless traditions to keep up with. A whole stack of favorite recipes to bake. And suddenly, what was supposed to be a family-focused time to be grateful for the important things in our lives has turned into a stressful, complicated circus. It


Prepare for the holidays: Do this ONE thing well ahead of time - Homemaking Experts Weigh In

What ONE thing should you do well ahead of time to prepare for the holidays? 11 homemaking experts weigh in.


Prepare for the Holidays (Without Losing Your Mind) - Homemaking Experts Weigh In

A panel of 11 homemaking and organizational experts share how their own families prepare for the holidays each year. Emily Chapelle, Jen Jones, Rachel Masser, Beau Coffron, Courtney Carver, Joshua Becker, Laura Wittmann, Becky Rapinchuk, Jen Hadfield, Danielle Smith, and Andrew Mellen.


The Homemaking Experts Holiday Panel speaks out about how to prepare for and fully enjoy your holidays. Click to read the posts!

A panel of 11 homemaking experts speak up on how to prepare for, organize, and enjoy your holidays with your family. Emily Chapelle, Jen Jones, Rachel Masser, Beau Coffron, Courtney Carver, Joshua Becker, Laura Wittmann, Becky Rapinchuk, Jen Hadfield, Danielle Smith, and Andrew Mellen.


3 Types of Clutter You've Stopped Noticing - And How to Fix IT

You’ve decluttered a ton, but things still seem cluttered. This is why. Find out what the 3 Types of Clutter You’ve Stopped Noticing are & how to fix them.



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