As we move from spring into summer many of us are dreaming of amazing summer vacations. We are planning, organizing, and prioritizing where we will spend our few precious vacation days. I have one more item to add to your pre-vacation to-do list…plan your vacation photo album. I know many of you wait until your […]
I’m SO excited to have one of my photos/stories chosen for Mylio’s True Stories series. The concept is to choose a photo and explain what the photo means to you emotionally. How interesting! Our photos are so powerful. They are so precious. I know I say it a LOT but please invest in your family […]
Has the spring cleaning bug hit you yet? Do you find yourself whistling as you reach for the toolbox? Are you spending more time perusing the cleaning supply aisles at target? I like to think of myself as a minimalist so I’m always trying to reduce reduce reduce!!! The result of this hobby is […]
“A picture is worth a thousand words.” I’ve always organized photos. Well, I’ve always organized everything but photos are my favorite. I love the idea that each photo tells a little story. A moment frozen in time. A small window into another’s life or even your own from another perspective. It’s art and life and […]
Let’s talk about the emotional side of photo organizing. I know…sounds scary but I’ve got some ideas to help avoid the feelings of dread and resentment that many of you have mentioned as your top feelings associated with organizing your family’s photos. First, I want to make clear that organizing your photos is NOT […]
Sit back a let me tell you a real love story. This story has it all: an interesting heroine, a dashing complicated hero, heartbreak, betrayal, redemption. It’s the love story of my great grandparents, Edwin and Leonore, know as Ed & Leo. I never had a chance to meet them, they died long before I […]
What does organizing your closet have to do with organizing photos? Ahhh…grasshopper…a lot. One of the best places to hide…ahem…store old photos is in an overstuffed closet. It’s so wonderfully dark and storage-y. It’s out-of-the-way and safe. Well, mostly it’s out-of-the-way. Today we are going to dive deep into those abandoned closets and create a closet […]
Happy New Year! I’m so excited to begin this new year here at Hodgepodge Girl. I know that together we are going to get organized, get connected, and have a lot of fun. I’m not the only one who thinks organizing stuff is THE MOST FUN…Am I? Anyone? A question that I am often asked…besides […]
Here are five tips that will help you to organize and declutter your part of the 200 million photos expected to upload to Facebook today.
These five items are my absolute musts for photo organization. They each provide a layer of safety and preservation for your photos while also being easy to use. I am confident that with these few items you can completely reorganize and protect your family photos.