Organizing Tips

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Save Money & Time with Organized Grocery Shopping

Grocery shopping is an activity most people do more frequently than they’d like. Every time you end up at the store without your list or forget to put an ingredient on the list in the first place, you lose time. Multiple trips to the store make it more likely that you’ll spend more money too. These Read More

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Organized Entryway Checklist

What makes for an organized entryway? One that welcomes you home or sends you easily out into the world. Because some people have a formal foyer and others enter through their garage, where and how we come into the house and what our entryways can or should include varies. Whether you have an entry closet Read More

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What Do You Need to Create the Life You Want?

I know so many people who were counting down the days to the end of 2016. The election, especially, had many folks talking about wanting to make some major changes in their lives. Some wanted to make social activism a priority. Others wanted more time to volunteer, to be with family, to be out in Read More

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Get Organized for the New Year with SMART Goals

So, it’s January 2nd, the day after many of us write our resolutions for how to make this year better than the last one. One of the most common resolutions on many people’s lists is to get organized. At the end of the year, getting organized is often still on the list, possibly with some new bins Read More

Prioritize your time and your to do's

Prioritize Your To Do List

Often, just looking at a to do list is overwhelming. Using time management strategies to prioritize your to do list can help. This month, I’ve offered tips about how to turn your to do’s into scheduled appointments and how to look at your whole life, not just parts of your life, when you’re managing your time. Read More

Time Management

Time Organizing for Your Whole Life

Time organizing allows you to manage your time so that you get to what’s most important. To do this, get your to do lists onto your calendar as appointments. This way, you schedule tasks rather than leaving them as an ongoing to do that never gets done. Getting your to-do’s on a calendar is a great Read More

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How to Organize Your Time So Life Feels Manageable

Do you often feel rushed, behind, like you’re not getting the most important things done, or you’re always tired? That’s a sign that you need to organize your time in the same way that you would organize your space. Time management is just like space management. There’s only so much of it and you’ve got to Read More

Canvas Pocket Organizers for Any Area

Canvas pocket organizers are one of my favorite organizing tools. You can use them in any closet for things you might never have imagined! You’re probably thinking shoes or sweaters. Those are definitely the most typical uses and canvas organizers are great for those, but they work to help organize entryways, kids’ rooms, craft supplies, Read More

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Teach Kids to Be Organized This Summer

Summer offers both challenges and opportunities for helping teach kids to be organized. Last week I wrote about how to create a Summer Fun Board  that will mean your kids have more fun than they could ever write about in a “How I Spent My Summer Vacation” essay. You can do more this summer than plan Read More