The school year is coming to an end and that means lots of “stuff” coming home. All those papers, art work and leftover supplies can feel pretty overwhelming. So let’s get prepared so you can handle it all when it arrives! 1. Storage is key If you don’t already have a way to store special … More Your Kids Are Coming Home From School! And So Is All of Their Stuff!
With Tax Day (April 18th) around the corner, March is a great time to focus on organizing important papers and documents. We can’t completely eliminate paper from coming into our home but we can easily manage it. So start your spring with these three ways to control that paper clutter: 1. Keep a “Recycle” Bag … More Let’s “Spring Clean” All That Paper This Month!
I truly believe that being organized isn’t just about the things in our home. It’s also about our time. Being organized can give you more time – more time to do the things you want to do. One of the things that definitely gives me more time is meal planning. I’ve talked about this before … More Do You Want More Time For the Things You Like to Do? Then Try Meal Planning!
After the busy holiday season filled with food, lots of decor and gifts, it’s nice to take a breath and simplify. So, while some people are focused on Dry January, I am working on Buy Nothing January. Ok, it’s not exactly “buy nothing”. I still need to buy groceries and toilet paper – the necessities. … More Who’s in for “Buy Nothing January”?
Have you decluttered your home this year? And tried to be more mindful of what you bring into it? The upcoming “gift giving” time of year can cause some stress when you know more things are going to be coming in. So what do you do? 1. Do Another Clean Out One of the keys … More The Organized Way to Gifting (Giving and Receiving!)
The holidays are almost here! It’s a joyful time filled with family and friends but it can also be a bit stressful. Spending some time preparing will result in a less stressful, more fun holiday season. Below are three tips to help you get started: 1. Clean out your pantry. Food is always a big … More The Holidays Are Almost Here! More Prep Equals Less Stress!
We have been having an amazing summer! I sure don’t want it to end. We have been having the best time traveling to see family and friends, my kids have gone to some really amazing camps and we have spent a lot of time in the mountains. Back to school (and all the after school … More Get Prepped at Home for Back to School!
Welcome to summer! This summer sure is looking a little different than others. Camps have been cancelled, trips revised and we don’t know if the pools will fully open – BUT that doesn’t mean we won’t have fun. If you put together a plan and are prepared, it can be a great, stress free summer! … More Summer Fun! Put Together Your Plan
I have been thinking about writing a blog for a while. Some articles say that blogs are no longer where people go to read, learn, be entertained, etc. I still love blogs – especially for information that just is too long for Facebook and Instagram posts. So that’s what I plan to do here. I … More Hi!