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As a mom, I think it is crucial to build community to support one another. All of us have different skills, expertise, and talents. It’s when we come together that we are able to utilize the experience, knowledge, and skills of everyone involved to achieve a shared goal. It was such a pleasure collaborating with […]

How to Prepare for School – Collab with Kristin

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With two businesses, two kids, two dogs (I’m beginning to sound like Noah’s ark), and two one husband, we have a lot going on around here.  No doubt you do to, so I’m eager to share with you how I keep up with schedules, tasks, etc. using my daily planner. I’m not a teacher, and […]

If you feel scattered, miss appointments, and have a million to-do lists, this post is for you!

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(This post contains affiliate links. As an Amazon Associate I earn from qualifying purchases. There is no additional cost to you.) Here are 6 Tips to Thrive in the Dog Days of Summer with Kristin Ferree of Crystal Coast Family If your summer has lost its sparkle, you will want to read this!  Caroline’s friend […]

Has Your Summer Lost its Sparkle?

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If you are a mom, you know dealing with kids’ clothing is a huge task. Kids’ clothes are a never-ending cycle of too big, too small, hand-me-downs, worn out, etc. Here’s how I handle it in my house, and I hope some of these tips will work for you! To give some perspective, I have […]

How I Handle the Never-Ending Cycle of Kids Clothing!

Professional Organizer Caroline Roberts organizing clothes

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Hello sweet summer and sunshine!  Ok, so it’s not quite summer yet, but temps are rising in Eastern North Carolina, and we are already looking forward to long days on the boat and nights by the firepit.  (I’ll have to show you the firepit and patio my husband and I built recently!  I’m still recovering […]

4 Things I’m Doing to Get Ready for Summer

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First, let me start off by saying I LOVE The Container Store! Really. I could browse for hours, and I really wish there was one in Eastern North Carolina.  But before you plan your trip to The Container Store, you must do this one thing! You must declutter!  Don’t close the tab!  Hear me out! I […]

What The Container Store doesn’t want you to know!

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I was scrolling through my podcast episode library the other day and stopped in my tracks.  My podcast library is full of podcasts related to business, fitness, nutrition, spiritual/mental health, and some lighthearted ones like Armchair Expert with Dax Shepard.  (No true crime for me!) What stopped me was the titles of some of my […]

How getting your home in shape is like getting your body in shape.

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For so long the idea of self-care really stressed me out.  I know it doesn’t make sense at first, but to me, it always felt like one more thing to add to my to-do list.  The last thing I needed was more on my list whether it was to “care for myself” or not. I […]

Does self-care feel more like a chore than caring for yourself?

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I am so excited to offer some serious help in the kitchen. No, I’m not going to cook for you, but I will help you get organized with a free 5-Week Take Control of Your Kitchen email challenge! So many of you have asked for help organizing the kitchen, but I kept putting it off […]

5-Week Take Control of Your Kitchen Email Challenge

Kitchen Organization Challenge

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My friends know that I am about as low maintenance as they come, and you are about to meet two ladies who help me stay that way.  That’s right, I’ve recruited friends to give us tips on simplifying your beauty routine, and I am SO excited to share this one with you!  We are going […]

4 Tips for Simplifying Your Beauty Routine from the Pros!

Simplifying Hair & Skincare | The Simplified Island

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I'm Caroline Roberts - your guide for getting your home decluttered and organized once and for all!

tell me more...

Categories

KonMari MethoD™

Storage

Decluttering

Systems/Routines

Created by REVAfrom the Noun Project

Personal Life