Oh, the pantry. In my house it’s the place where everything gets stuffed in a hurry to tidy up or unpack groceries. (Hey at least they get “put away”….sometimes later rather than sooner.) Anywhoo the pantry is in constant need of organization.  Here is my before shot.
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You can see it’s CHAOS! With company coming for an extended stay, I had extra motivation to whip it into shape. Also, I just had to do something with that door; it seemed like a lot of wasted space, especially since I hardly ever hang up my broom there.

, Organizing the Pantry,
I’ve used shoe bags throughout my house for various storage functions, like for my daughter’s hair accessories.

, Organizing the Pantry,
So I decided to employ one on the pantry door.
, Organizing the Pantry,

I love it! So much more storage, especially for the little things that get buried or lost and forgotten.

I also weeded through the pantry and cleaned and organized.
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It looks so much better, don’t ya think?   Now I don’t have to be mortified if someone opens the door! Everything is much easier to find. It may not be flowery or beautiful, but I’ll settle for efficient.