True Scrap 6 Giveaway

posted by Aby Garvey on October 6, 2014 24 Comments

How would you like to hang out with eight of the most inspiring and talented scrapbooking instructors
on the planet…without leaving home? With True Scrap 6, you get the best in online scrapbooking education all from the comfort of your own home.… continue reading…

Five Rules I Break to Make Laundry Easier

posted by Nancy Vorsanger on September 23, 2014 26 Comments

I recently read an article filled with tips about how to do laundry better. I decided to ignore most of them.

Why? Because they were just too fussy for me. If I followed the advice, I’d have many more loads to do and spend a lot more time doing them.… continue reading…

Decide to Do It

posted by Aby Garvey on September 17, 2014 9 Comments

This past weekend Kailea, my daughter, achieved a goal. It is a goal she has been working toward for nearly half of her life. This past weekend Kailea tested for, and received, her black belt in Tae Kwon Do.… continue reading…

How to Use Evernote to Organize Back to School Paperwork

posted by Lauren Halagarda on September 16, 2014 No Comments

As you may have already guessed, I’m not a huge fan of paper. If you’re a mom though, you know that paper and school go together. (Okay, now I’m singing “We Go Together” from Grease…and now you are.… continue reading…

Products to Help You Work Happy

posted by Aby Garvey on September 8, 2014 5 Comments

It’s probably no surprise that I contend that life and work are better when you’re having fun. In fact, simplify 101’s tagline is “more fun. more done.” I (firmly) believe that if you’re having fun while you work, you’ll actually be more productive.… continue reading…

Clutterfree with Kids Book Review

posted by Alissa Williams on September 3, 2014 No Comments

Clutterfree with Kids by Joshua Becker is a practical guide which will inspire you to think differently about the items in your home. Joshua writes at the blog Becoming Minimalist and authored this book to inspire parents that it is possible to live a clutter-free life with children.… continue reading…

Should you hire a professional organizer?

posted by Aby Garvey on August 29, 2014 15 Comments

One of the nice things about being a professional organizer is that you have friends who are also professional organizers. This can be incredibly handy. My friend Janine Adams and I have been swapping organizing services for a few years.… continue reading…