Back To School

Organize a Homework Station

By |July 23rd, 2013|

School supplies are already in stores, and where we live summer break is over halfway done! Whether this makes you groan or rejoice, now is actually a great time to get organized for back-to-school time. You […]

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How to Organize Homework Supplies

By |August 23rd, 2012|

Today’s post is from Jennifer who is back to working regular hours now that our kiddos are back in school. The timing couldn’t be better. Welcome back, Jen! At the end of the post I’ll share […]

School Lunch Organizing Tips

By |August 30th, 2011|

If you get my weekly quick tip, then you know that a couple of weeks ago I shared the idea of expanding on the pantry lunch-making mini-zone that I’ve talked about before, by putting together a […]

Back to School Organizing Tips + Free Printable Checklist

By |July 29th, 2011|

Are you in back to school mode like my family? If so, this post is designed to help you start the school year organized and ready to go! If you don’t have kids going back to […]

Get Organized for Back to School: Set Up a Homework Station

By |August 19th, 2010|

School has begun so it’s officially homework season again in the Garvey household. As part of our back to school prep, we started getting organized for homework. One item on the to-do list was finding Collin […]

Tips for a Smooth Transition Back to School

By |August 12th, 2009|

Depending on the child, the first day of school is one that is eagerly anticipated, or one that’s intensely dreaded. In my household, I have one of each type of child. My girl loves going back […]

Declutter Your Office Supplies

By |August 11th, 2009|

If you’re like me, you have an innate love of office supplies and paper products. It seems a love of organizing and a love of the products designed to help create order go hand in hand. […]

Get Organized for Homework

By |August 4th, 2009|

If you dread the thought of back to school (and back to a huge inflow of paper!), consider joining my online class Organize Your Paper Clutter. This class is a self-paced online class which means you can […]

Get Organized for School Clothes Shopping

By |August 25th, 2008|

The weekend before school started was all about getting the kids ready for back to school. We participated in an annual right of passage, one I always looked forward to as a little girl, back to […]

Get Organized with a Family Calendar

By |August 11th, 2008|

I recently received this question from a fellow blog reader.

I have a typical busy household with kids in sports activities and things going on all the time to keep track of. Right now, my husband and […]