Can't decide what's clutter and what's not? Ask yourself these questions, then feel good about letting stuff go. You already know how stressful and overwhelming clutter feels. You know the guilt and embarrassment it causes, and how hard it is to keep a cluttered home clean. Surrounded by a mess, you feel anxious and restless. But, since you can't relax, you also feel too … [Read more...] about How to Decide What’s Clutter and What’s Not
Home Organizing Tips and Routines
Want to declutter your home and get organized? These guides and routines will help you purge clutter in every room.
Whether it's for homework or school at home, here's how to create a study space for your child that meets their needs and yours. Deep down, when your child misses assignments or doesn't do them well, you know their teacher blames you. But, meanwhile, you've got responsibilities of your own, like a job on top of running your house. Creating a good study space for your child … [Read more...] about How to Create the Best Study Space for Your Child
Now is a great time to knock out a few of these easy home organizing tasks to keep busy. Whether you've found yourself among the millions cooped up at home, or you're just trying to keep your distance from social activities for a bit, these organizing tasks can help take your mind off of what's going on in the world. Plus, when life returns to normal, you'll be glad you … [Read more...] about 23 Easy Home Organizing Tasks to Keep Busy
Recently, a reader of this blog wrote to ask if I have any tips on how to make a move less stressful and more organized. Absolutely! Between moving around in search of a better rental rate in my single days, and life as a military wife, I've moved over twenty times as an adult. If you've got a move planned for your future, here's my advice. How To Make A Move Less … [Read more...] about How To Make A Move Less Stressful
Knowing how to get organized for Thanksgiving takes the stress out of this holiday meal. Even if you're not having friends or extended family join you, it's still a special day that does not need to be stressful. How to Get Organized for Thanksgiving Thanksgiving is like any big party: it's best planned and prepared for one step at a time. When throwing a party, … [Read more...] about Get Organized For Thanksgiving Checklist