Family Organizing Tips

Back To School….Easy Or Exhausting?

Back To School….Easy Or Exhausting?

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Getting back to school, after an easy going summer, can be something families look forward to, or NOT! Kids look at it as getting back to hanging out classmates and friends they haven’t seen all summer and making new friends. Not looking forward to, may include getting back to schedules and homework.

Kids In The Kitchen

Kids In The Kitchen

Kids, in a busy kitchen, at various ages can be a “help” or a “hindrance.” At an early age they want to be where you are, and many times that is in the kitchen. Unless they are in a high chair they are just running around and “getting in the way.” However, at the correct…

Avoiding Clutter Situations

Avoiding Clutter Situations

Yes, there ARE ways to avoid bringing more “stuff” into your life. Be it your home, work place, car, etc. Here are a few thoughts to consider. Choose one and work on it.  Then consider another idea. Enlist a caring friend to aid you in this project.

Taking On the Garage!

Taking On the Garage!

No more space to store “stuff?” Then this information is for you. No one, including me (a Professional Organizer) looks forward to attacking the garage. Most are just happy if no one gets to see what you have there! Well, buck up and here we go: Begin by emptying the garage contents into the driveway and…

Grocery & Kitchen Smarts

Grocery & Kitchen Smarts

Weekly grocery shopping can be time consuming and costly. Yes, I said weekly, as shopping more frequently will be even more time consuming and costly! A quick stop for milk is OK as long as you are not caught up in the store promotions and end up with more than a quart of milk. That…

Family Organizing Tips

Family Organizing Tips

Spring is a busy season for families with Spring Break, sports, recitals, end of year parties, field trips and more.  It is easy to feel overwhelmed, here are some family organizing tips to help. 1. Regularly, update the family calendar with appointments, special occasions, sports and school activities. 2. Handle paperwork, email and postal mail…