Bins and Baskets around the House

Bins and Baskets around the House

Hi all! This was a really exciting week for me. On Tuesday, Gabrielle at Design Mom posted an interview and tour of our home as part of her Living With Kids series. I'm guessing that some of you are here because of that interview. Welcome to you!

That interview was so. much. fun. She asked some really thought-provoking questions. The interview gave me a chance to reflect on what God has done in my heart in the area of contentment (and the story of how He provided our home!) and even dream about what this blog might become!

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Storage Ideas: Rethinking Dressers

Storage Ideas: Rethinking Dressers

Our living room is where a lot of life happens for us. We don't have a dedicated playroom, so toys and children's books are a big part of this main living space. We use a lot of bins and baskets to store the toys, but the real storage stars of the room are the dressers.

Dressers are just brilliant—so many styles and colors and sizes! They offer a place to hide the things you don't want to be seen (storage) and room on top for things you need or want to show (surface). And doesn't it seem like people are always offering up free dressers? We have two dressers in the living room and they are a big part of why the room functions so well, I think.

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