I have very exciting news! The lovely new apartment community we live in has invited me (eek!) to contribute to their monthly newsletter. So now, our fellow neighbors can benefit from signing up to redheadcandecorate.com utilizing all the helpful creative ideas I try here in our very own apartment just like theirs. This has inspired me to dig deep, and think about what folks need the most to help them feel happier in their space no matter where they live.
This first month I decided to focus in on organization. Having a tidy space is a key component to decorating because if it’s too messy, all the decorating gets over shadowed. Let’s get started with “My New Favorite Kitchen Gadgets for Organizing a Small Kitchen”…
STRONG MAGNETIC SHELF
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Our daughter gets all the credit for finding these very strong MAGNETIC SHELVES for the side of both of our apartment fridges (our grown kiddos live down the hall). Whoo hoo, now I can grab my spices quick again! If you recall, in our house my husband and I created a beautiful DIY wooden spice rack above our cooktop. This is like a little mini version, only on our fridge ♥️ ! Oh wait…I get the credit for the very strong MAGNETIC HOOKS above the shelf to hang my favorite utensils I use the most. These hooks are very very strong and are perfect to hold heavy utensils, tools, or even Christmas stockings on a metal door like I did last month!
TOWEL RACK FOR CABINET
Here’s a super easy TOWEL RACK above to help organize a small kitchen that I added to our kitchen and my bathroom (my husband has his own bathroom now 🙌🏻). It goes over your cupboard, or over the “fake cupboard” easily so you always have that towel handy. Best part is, they come in a pack of 2, and they are 50% off right now.
DISH RACK/PRODUCE DRYER/POT TRIVET
My husband, Rick ❤️, Rocks! Here’s a neat DRYING RACK above he ordered for help when organizing our small kitchen (I couldn’t get over that he ordered a drying rack for us). I absolutely love how it “rolls up” so you can adjust the size, and it doesn’t take up the counter here at the apartment. I also use it to wash/dry my produce, and it’s a convenient location to put my hot pots. This is very popular on my Facebook page right now. I hope you are following over there, and you try one.
Stay tuned for the gorgeous Valentine’s Day wreath up next!
GREAT Dude. love to all, Dad in NY
I love you, Dad!
Thanks Julie! I LOVE your Blog and appreciate all your wonderful advice and ideas. When you come up in my Inbox, I can’t wait to hear what you have in store for your followers. I know you’ll continue to love your new environment, with all your embellishment of course! Thanks, again, and a Happy Healthy 2023 to you and the Fam!
Thank you, Cynthia! I appreciate your sweet comment!
Thank you so much.
Where can I get the marnetic spice rack holders
Just click on the titles above and it will take you there. I just checked them over! Thank you!
Another New Year and you are taking us to a place of less stress,Organizing! Boy do I ever need help. Kitchen is a great way to start. Love the over the door towel rack and the drying rack that Rick ordered for you. Very smart ideas. Hope your holidays were nice and knowing about your Mom, probably made it a little sad as well. Love your fresh new ideas.So you are going to be part of the complex’s newsletter, lucky people to have you so close.
Hi Bette! I just realized I need your address my friend! Going to e mail you!
Julie, Your emails are always worth the click. Sometimes I think I am not interested in storage, or what you are posting, but once I get to your site, I am always uplifted or inspired. I love the new downsized life, Best of luck in this new year.
That made my night, Bunni! Happy New Year!!
Do you want my email address or home?
Home: #15-32250 Downes Rd. Abbotsford, BC V4X2R1
I actually found it! Be on the look out in your real mail box 😉
Ordering the dish rack now. Thank you!
I got the towel rack sometime last year and have been using it faithfully ever since- works great! The dish/produce rack is definitely going on my list. I’ve been looking for one that stores easy, thank you. Always something to learn or be inspired by on your site!
That’s great, Cozy, and thank you!!