How to Create and Organise a Medicine Cabinet

How to Create and Organise a Medicine Cabinet

In our organizing project for the home, let’s include the medicine cabinet. Use these simple ideas to clear out the space takers in the cabinet. In fact, I’ll bet you could purge and organize your medicine cabinet in 15 minutes or less.

When I wrote the post last week on How to declutter, I used my utility as the example. For the post I purely decluttered the visible items, but me being me, I had to go a little further and check everything on the inside of the cupboards was organised.

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It wasn’t!

Well – I’m being quite harsh there really – most of the cupboards were working perfectly well for us – but there was one that wasn’t – and that was the medicine cabinet.

When I first put everything into this cupboard, I used my tried and trusted ADORE method of organising and organised it for what we needed at the time. That was to have everything together, in a space that was out of reach of my daughter, and stored so we could grab it when needed.

This did work, but as you can see it wasn’t sustainable for how we used it. It wasn’t working as well as it could have been for us.

“A”ssess the problem

So – I decided to have a rethink (organising is an ongoing process and not a one hit fix, as I always say!)

We had lived with the method I had thought would work best, but it hadn’t been ideal.

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