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Organize-athon Sneak Peek

By |April 15th, 2015|

In yesterday’s blog post, I answered a bunch of the questions I’ve gotten about this weekend’s Organize-athon event. (If you haven’t had a chance to read that post, go here for the Organize-athon Q&A post.) Today […]

Organize-athon Spring 2015: Your Questions Answered

By |April 14th, 2015|

Around here we’ve been busy putting the finishing touches on the Spring 2015 Organize-athon. I’m getting sooo excited! People are already choosing their projects and saying hello in the private event forum. It’s so fun to […]

Get Started Organizing a Space You’ll Love!

By |April 10th, 2015|

Many people email or call me because they know they want to get more organized, but they don’t know where to start. They’re feeling overwhelmed and don’t have a clear plan for where and how to […]

Let’s Get Organized…Together!

By |April 3rd, 2015|

Last fall when I accepted a 40 hour per week contract job, I knew my life was about to become busier than ever. It took some serious orchestration to fit everything into my new schedule – […]

April Get Organized Checklist

By |March 31st, 2015|

In anticipation of April first…no foolin'…we’ve got your April Get Organized Checklist all ready to go. Woohoo! Let’s make it a terrific month.

Find Your Organizing Success Formula

By |March 29th, 2015|

A few weekends ago, Jay and I decided it was time to declutter and organize the storage room in our basement. This room has served many purposes over the years, and it had been organizationally neglected […]

Adjusting an Organizing System to Meet New Needs

By |March 26th, 2015|

Recently, I’ve made a couple of changes in what I cook for my family. I’m feeling good about serving better food and enjoying my return to a long-dormant hobby. But these changes have had a cascade […]

De-stress Your Morning with a New Evening Routine

By |March 12th, 2015|

Schedule changes that are forced by external events, like back to school, turning back the clock, or new evening activities, offer a terrific opportunity to intentionally add and subtract things from your existing routine. Since things […]

10 Time-Saving Habits

By |March 5th, 2015|

This weekend it’s time to spring forward, which means many of us are going to lose an hour. It could be an hour of sleep, an hour of fun, or an hour of getting things done. […]

3 Organizing Rules You May Not Need to Follow

By |February 24th, 2015|

I often encounter people who feel guilty about not following familiar organizing rules. “I know I should be doing X,” they tell me. Or “I just need to stop doing Y.”

But organizing is a personal process. […]