Containery Goodness

by Runner Susan on July 10, 2009

in Home,Organization

I interrupt your regularly scheduled blog with a little maniacal organization and a massive purge unlike any other in Runner Susan history. This is what travel does to me, I can’t help it – a little late to call it spring cleaning – perhaps mental breakdown would be more accurate – but late is better than never, I reckon.

I’d post the before pictures but some might say they look the same as the after – I assure you there is a difference, maybe not in neatness but in quantity. It’s called minimalizing for Napa.

And yes, I own TWO shiny red bags – it’s my birthright as a woman. Bite me.

Coming soon the new and improved running closet and the ever-so-thankless office reorganization.

{ 14 comments… read them below or add one }

1 Laurel (aka Lily) July 10, 2009 at 2:36 pm

your closets are bigger than my house….it looks so neat and tidy, good job!

2 -riss July 10, 2009 at 2:47 pm

That makeup drawer is fantastic!! I needed an idea for mine! You should organize for a living, woman!! =)

3 Amy July 10, 2009 at 3:49 pm

i currently own two pairs of jeans. One pair I bought at Goodwill.

4 Ali July 10, 2009 at 4:07 pm

I have all types of envy … shelf …. container … bag … shoe …. and I want pasta for dinner!

5 BettyBetty July 10, 2009 at 5:38 pm

I think your sister is trying to tell you something. I have never thought to put my make up in a drawer – hmmm now you have me thinking. Nothing feels as good as getting your shit organized.

6 Wylee July 10, 2009 at 8:15 pm

And somehow I thought this post would be about flowers… in pots.

7 21stCenturyMom July 10, 2009 at 8:21 pm

I saw an empty spot in the shoe section next to some brown sandals – time to go shopping!

8 mia July 10, 2009 at 10:18 pm

Oh Miss Susan. Why don’t you wait to downsize until *after* you move to Napa? Then I could get your castoffs! :)

9 Ewe the Dewd July 11, 2009 at 7:31 pm

Nice 9 miler Susan!

When you’ve finished over there you can start on my house. Those 5 rolls of paper towels are telling me something.

10 Debbie July 11, 2009 at 7:33 pm

I’m definitely jealous. All that room! I think your pantry is bigger than my apartment.
Of course, parting with some of race t-shirts would probably go a long way to making room for my wardrobe…

11 Aka Alice July 12, 2009 at 1:48 pm

I love the shoe wall…most of mine are in a heap on the floor…not good, not good at all!

I do love those velvet hangars that nothing slips off of. They are THE BEST INVENTION EVAH!

12 David July 13, 2009 at 9:37 pm

Nothing quite like having more than one of everything.

13 Juls July 13, 2009 at 11:27 pm

I’m drooling. I’ll take anything that you don’t want.

14 Monica C. July 14, 2009 at 7:59 pm

I’m about to fire my nanny. Neither my pantry nor my closet look anywhere close to being that organized!

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