Stay Organized

How to Update an Organizing System: The Story of an Organized Homework Cabinet

By |August 21st, 2013|

If you’ve been reading my blog for a while, then you may remember that back when my kids were first starting school I set up a homework and craft cabinet for them. (If you’re looking to […]

Release the Pressure of Perfectly Organized

By |July 9th, 2013|

Today, more than ever before, there’s a nearly endless supply of ideas about how to get organized. Next time you’re at the grocery store, take a look at the cover of just about any women’s magazine. […]

3 Ways to Make Staying Organized Easier

By |June 18th, 2013|

After you finish an organizing project, do you wish—or maybe even expect—that things should stay that way going forward? If you’re tired of seeing the results of your organizing projects vanish before your eyes, keep this […]

Staying Organized: What are your challenges?

By |March 26th, 2013|

Think back for a minute to the last time you finished organizing an area of your home. Can you picture it in your mind? Can you remember how great it looked? Even more, can you remember […]

Staying Motivated on the Organizing Journey

By |February 1st, 2011|

I’ve often said that organizing is a journey. And it is…but it’s an ongoing journey as opposed to a one-time deal. Sure, from time to time you arrive at Destination Organization—that place where everything has a […]

The Secret Clutter Control Solution

By |July 20th, 2010|

For just a moment, close your eyes and remember the last time you organized a space in your home. Perhaps it was your spring closet clean out, or maybe it was tackling that stack on the […]

If you can get it organized, you can keep it organized!

By |July 5th, 2010|

Do you worry that you won’t be able to keep a space organized once you go through the effort of getting it organized? If so, replace your doubt-filled thoughts with this empowering message: […]

Stay Organized Tip: Declutter Regularly

By |March 18th, 2010|

A common roadblock to getting organized is the fear that once you get your space organized, you won’t be able to keep it that way. The truth is this:  organizing is an ongoing process not a […]

Stay Organized Tip: Shop Your Closet First

By |March 11th, 2010|

One of the most effective ways to prevent clutter is to keep unnecessary items out of your home in the first place. If unneeded things don’t make their way into your home, they can never turn […]

Are Your Organizing Systems Working?

By |September 29th, 2009|

Let me ask you a question:  Are your organizing systems working for you, or are you working for your systems? 

Not sure? Let me give you some examples. […]