My Boxes - Mothering Forums
Forum Jump: 
 
Thread Tools
#1 of 6 Old 01-07-2006, 08:35 PM - Thread Starter
 
Wolfmeis's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2004
Location: Pugetopolis
Posts: 3,430
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
WOOOOOOOOOT

For years, it was just get it labelled. I was satisfied because I had a ginormous garage. But now it's consolidate. woot woot. Keep it neat, keep it clean, minimize.

We bought two large sterilite tubs from Target on their day-after Christmas sale, and from Michael's we purchase a gift-wrap holder and an ornament holder.

Because of these purchases, we got rid of NINE smaller cardboard boxes and a LOT of ornament-holding boxes.

It fee;s good to get rid of that stuff and have only four, contained holiday boxes. It's all green and red so we know without even thinking where it is. I am so happy.

HAAAAAPPPYYYY



BUH BYE BOXES.
Wolfmeis is offline  
#2 of 6 Old 01-07-2006, 11:25 PM
 
Spock's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2005
Location: Eating a BLT
Posts: 933
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
We did the same thing a couple of years ago and it is so much easier to store the xmas stuff now. I'm planning to go through tomorrow and get rid of any ornaments we don't love and maybe (fingers crossed) get rid of enough that we can get rid of one of the storage containers. My new mantra, courtesy of a mama on here, is "possessions are a burden." I'm going to keep saying that to myself! ing
Spock is offline  
#3 of 6 Old 01-08-2006, 10:12 PM
 
Danelle78's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2005
Location: Somewhere on Earth, for now
Posts: 4,140
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
ORGANIZATION ROCKS!!!!!!!!!!!!
Danelle78 is offline  
#4 of 6 Old 01-09-2006, 02:02 AM
 
kimmie-pooh's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2003
Location: In a sewing room
Posts: 376
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Congrats! I bet that felt great!
kimmie-pooh is offline  
#5 of 6 Old 01-11-2006, 11:23 PM
 
oneotamama's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2004
Location: Northeast Iowa
Posts: 2,049
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Congrats! Little bites....

Liz~A wife and homeschooling mother to two gifts from God!
oneotamama is offline  
#6 of 6 Old 01-12-2006, 12:22 AM
 
Slabobbin's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2004
Posts: 1,526
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Doesn't it feel great!

Mama to:Ben (12), Natalie (9), Zoe (5)
 
 
 
     

Slabobbin is offline  
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Drag and Drop File Upload
Drag files here to attach!
Upload Progress: 0
Options

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the Mothering Forums forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.
User Name:
If you do not want to register, fill this field only and the name will be used as user name for your post.
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Password:
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:

Log-in

Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.



User Tag List

Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page


Forum Jump: 

Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off