Sunday, August 7, 2011

Getting Organized!

It looks like the contents of our spice cabinet have come crashing down on me for the last time.  When I opened the cabinet this morning while making breakfast, towers of spices spilled out of it, eliciting a few not-very-nice words from me.  As part of our recent resolution to cook more and eat out less, I decided to get my spices organized so that they're more accessible and less dangerous.

After a trip to WallyWorld and World Market, I brought home 15 empty spice jars, 2 bamboo tiered shelves, a plastic bin, and this guy:

I've wanted a label maker for a while because it helps to stay organized when you know where everything's "place" is.  With my new supplies, our spice cabinet went from this:

to this:

Here's another look at those labels.  For anyone looking for a little organizing boost, I'd highly recommend the Dymo!


  1. ...and yes, I do need more thyme! ;) Don't we all?

  2. I love organization! Your cabinet looks great! =)