Kitchen Organization

“Store like with like” and “organize in zones” are mantras that work in every space—particularly in the kitchen. If your cookspace feels like a cluttered mess as opposed to an inspiring prep space, take a look at our best tips for the ultimate in kitchen organization ideas. From a plan for the ideal kitchen setup to tips for organizing items in the pantry, we’ve got you covered. Get inspired to make mini storage changes throughout your space that will have maximum impact on your daily routine—especially if you are struggling to get the kids out of the house and off to school on time. If your kitchen is lacking in storage space, find our recommendations for genius space-saving products (like mobile kitchen islands and cooking utensils that nest together). Living in a rental? You can still customize your cook space by following pro tips for sprucing it up.

Creative Thanksgiving Table ideas

Take your own dishes to fun, festive heights with these easy ideas for unexpected Thanksgiving tables.

How to Organize Your Spices, According to Professional Organizers

Clea Shearer and Joanna Teplin, cofounders of The Home Edit, reveal their clever recipe for spice storage.

The 5 Best Dish-Drying Racks for Every Kitchen

Washing the dishes won’t feel like a chore with these chic dish-drying racks.

These Genius Vacuum-Sealed Food Containers Help Leftovers Last Up to 5 Times Longer

Plus, they're Alexa-connected and can tell you when your food is about to go bad. 

7 Ideas for Decorating With Houseplants

Six ideas for gorgeous displays and the secrets for keeping your indoor greenery growing strong.

All-Star Household Cleaners

Four industry pros name the housework helpers they can’t live without and share tips to make your cleaning routine faster and easier.

These Food Storage Containers Will Get Your Kitchen in Order—and They're Beautiful, Too

Your leftovers have never looked more stylish—and it's all because of these modern food storage containers. 

The 6 Things that Will Make Your Kitchen Look Exceptionally Tidy, According to a Professional Organizer

Considering a kitchen remodel? Incorporate these smart, budget-friendly ideas from professional organizer Shira Gill. 

10 Tips for Organizing the Refrigerator

Like real estate, cold storage is all about location. Shelf or drawer? High or low? Follow this expert fridge-packing plan to keep contents fresh.

6 Smart Ways to Clear Clutter

Real Simple readers share inspired life-organizing ideas.