kids organization tips

Whether you’re in the northern hemisphere and are heading into summer, or you’re in the southern hemisphere and your winter is just beginning, now is a terrific time to organize a creative space for your kiddos.… continue reading…

organized homework station

Back to school means back to homework! Make it all a notch easier by setting up a simple homework station. Stock it with supplies your child will need to complete homework and other at-home projects throughout the school year.… continue reading…

Blue Question Mark

A reader asks: “My house is in a wreck but, I can’t seem to get the rest of the family to pitch in and help. They can’t seem to stop leaving their clothes, plates, everywhere.… continue reading…

art and school paper binders

Just like a fresh box of crayons, the new school year is ripe with possibility—the possibility to create something new. Fresh crayons and fresh starts—it’s a wonderful time of year! Take advantage of the clean slate in front of you by bringing some simple organizing strategies into your home, making the transition back-to-school even more invigorating.… continue reading…

organizing hand me downs

Is your family’s clutter starting to drive you batty? These tips will help curtail family clutter and they’re easy to put into action.… continue reading…

school lunch refrigerator bin

If you’ve read just about anything I write on the subject of organizing … you know I love labels. There’s just nothing better I know of to help keep an organized space organized over the long haul.… continue reading…

young author book on cars

Collin Garvey is a spirited seven-year-old boy, filled with passion, enthusiasm and an unquenchable thirst for knowledge. Seeing the world through his big, blue eyes is nothing short of pure joy.… continue reading…

organized storage cubicles

November and December are by far the busiest months for my family and me. On top of the normal holiday merriment, BOTH my children have their birthdays. Not only does this test my time management abilities each year, it also challenges me organizationally. By the time December 26th (finally) arrives, my kids’ rooms and closets are literally bursting at the seams, overflowing with birthday trinkets and Christmas treasures.… continue reading…