{20 Questions} I Heart Organizing

I’m in love and I don’t care who knows it! (Name that movie.) It’s true. I heart Jen. I can’t start an organizing project without first consulting her blog, I Heart Organizing. It really is the Mother Ship for all amazing, colorful and inexpensive tips on organizing your home and life. Just check out her Project Gallery for 100s of ideas! She also happens to be the sweetest, cutest person you’ll ever meet.

20 questions Jen

What is your road trip essential snack?
Gummy bears.

You’ve been handed two free round-trip tickets…who are you taking and where are you going?
My hubster to Australia.

Would you rather have a perfect bum, or a flawless face?
Face. Oh who am I kidding?

What shows are you ashamed to admit are on your DVR?
Keeping up with the Kardashians and MTV’s The Challenge.


What’s your ringtone?
Standard boring iPhone tone.

How old were you when you had your first kiss? Was it meh or toe-curling?
4th Grade. And it was disgusting.
Do you have any siblings, and if so, where are you in the birth order?
One brother who is four years younger.

What physical quirk were you born with?
The ability to wiggle my nose.

What was your first car, and did you name it?
It was a Dodge Daytona with T-Tops. And I totally rocked it!

What would you request for your last supper?

tacos#summer #food #Pghfrugalmom
Have you ever been hospitalized, and if so, what for?
Nothing cool, just my tonsils.

How tall are you? Do you wish you were taller, shorter…or are you just right?
5’1″. And I kind of like being a shorty.

Do you prefer to DIY or hire it out?
DIY baby! It is more personalized, you can be proud of your accomplishments, you learn new things and it’s cheaper! Wins all the way! Until we have to do our roof….

Jen’s DIY Playroom
What do you eat for breakfast?
Banana, yogurt and coffee.

What would you do for a living if you didn’t need money?
Blog. And run a homeless shelter.

Finish this sentence: Every room needs…. 

How frequently do you wash your hair? Do you have any hair secrets or tricks?
Every other day. Baby powder gets me through the non-wash days. My trick is to check out Hi Sugarplum blog for fabulous hair ideas. 😉

Will you leave the house without makeup?
Now that is a scary thought.

You just unloaded your Halloween haul…what candy do you go for first?

What totally inane talent do you possess?
My hubby always tells me that I have a really great ability of creating problems, just so I can solve them.

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Lucky for Jen she lives on the other side of the country, because she’d have a stalker-neighbor if I were close! Finally meeting her, was a Haven highlight for me. Sharing nachos was just the cherry on top.

Check out the other {20 Questions} Players:

Kristin, The Hunted Interior
Kate, Centsational Girl 

Chassity, Look Linger Love

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  1. Love it! I heart organizing is one of my fav blogs.

    Oh, and the movie? Elf. 😉

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  2. you just keep picking blog after blog that I LOVE!!! Thanks in advance for the next interview <3

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  3. I love these kinds of posts! Seriously my favorites!

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  4. I heart her too! Such a doll – total highlight meeting her at Haven!

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  5. The movie is Elf, and I say that when I read your blog all the time! Great interview!

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  6. Simply LKJ wrote:

    Jen is amazing! Love everything she creates. Her new guest bath totally rocks.

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  7. what fun questions – you've given me some great ideas for next time i do a bloggy "interview." and i just love jen's blog too – amazing!
    — jackie @ jade and Oak

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  8. Love this as always…and adore Jen! xo

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  9. Morgan S. wrote:

    Who DOESN'T love Jen's blog? She's inspired so many of my DIY projects. I made hubby make me a desk just like the one she built out of two IKEA Expedits.

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  10. I heart hilarious hotties like Jen!! {{hugs}}

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  11. René wrote:

    Such a fun series! Loved reading about Carmel yesterday too 🙂

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  12. Kirby wrote:

    Love Jen! She has an amazing blog!

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  13. Whoop whoop! So fun to be hanging out over here! Thanks for including me in this super fun series along with so many other fabulous gals. And have the happiest of vacations ever!


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  14. I heart her too! 🙂

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