End of School Year: Get Organized

For the kids, it is freedom. School is over and the summer stretches its loving arms out to envelope them. But here you are stuck with a stack of yellowing papers, well worn book bags, smelly gym gear, art projects, pens and everything else that was stuffed into their lockers all year. Before you go […]

Organizing Your Entryway

Does this scenario ever play out in your home? You walk in the door after a hard day at work, a long school day or a fun night on the town. You toss your keys, throw your coat and kick off your shoes. The entrance of your home can quickly pile up with all sorts […]

Crowded closets are not fun!

Sometimes my closets remind me of the “Shoemaker’s children” because my poor closets are often neglected. Thankfully, I was able to spend about an hour on my bedroom closet this past weekend. Here are my “takeaway” tips for you: Pretend you are working on someone else’s closet. It’s so easy to get overwhelmedwhen dealing with […]

Get digital photos organized

Just like your closets, your hard drive can become overstuffed with files. Managing them can be an intimidating job. So, like with all organizing, break it into smaller tasks and do your cataloging in increments. When most digital cameras or cell phones take photos, they assign a number-letter combination that does not help at all […]