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Popular Monthly Organizing Posts of 2013

Popular Monthly Organizing Posts of 2013

Hello!  I hope you all had a wonderful holiday.  I’ve so been enjoying this time with my husband and kids.  It’s just been us this Christmas and we’ve had so much fun together just relaxing and taking it easy. I did put them to work yesterday though taking down all the Christmas stuff.  My living […]

Maybe She’s Born With It or Maybe Not

Maybe She's Born With It or Maybe Not

Maybelline has that catchy tagline essentially making you wonder if someone is naturally beautiful or simply wearing Maybelline makeup.  It got me thinking how this so much relates to organizing as well.  How often do you walk into an organized home and make the assumption that they must be naturally organized?  That to be that […]

Let’s stop complicating life more than we need to okay?

Let's stop complicating life more than we need to okay?

So I’ve noticed that so many of us walk around complaining about how stressed out and busy we are.  And yet what I’ve realized is this…we are doing it to ourselves. So much of life is not in our control…the weather, sickness, traffic, etc.  I get that.  However there are many things that we have […]

Excellent Organizing Advice from Challenge Participants

Excellent Organizing Advice from Challenge Participants

Hi everyone, I am still in the process of selecting the 31 Day Organizing Challenge winners.  I’m so sorry but these things can’t be rushed as I really like to take my time to go over and over each entry.   In the mean time what I’ve uncovered through each of the posts is some most […]

8 things to do right now if you are feeling frazzled

8 things to do right now if you are feeling frazzled

Oh boy this week is one of those weeks for me and I’m not even trying to get ready for Thanksgiving (I’m in Canada and we celebrated last month).  So I can only imagine how many of you are feeling right now.  I sat down to write a completely different post and out popped this […]

Organizing Encouragement For The Discouraged

Organizing Encouragement For The Discouraged

During the 29 Day Organizational Challenge I asked participants to give us their BEST piece of organizing advice to encourage others.  I was so thrilled with what they had to say that I just had to compile it all here in one place for you.  This is gold, pure GOLD!  There is just something about […]

Are you burdened by your stuff?

Are you burdened by your stuff?

Yesterday I watched the show Anderson.  It was only the second time I’ve ever seen the show and this one was about a mom and her hoarding issues.  She was a regular mom with piles and piles and piles of stuff.  I found it so interesting that she viewed her stuff with a similar love […]

52 Weeks: #44 Shoving things behind your couch is not dealing with your clutter

52 Weeks: #44 Shoving things behind your couch is not dealing with your clutter

If you are new to 52 Weeks of Organizing, catch up here! I’ve been watching a fairly new show in Canada on HGTV called Consumed, an organizing show that a lot more people can identify with than the extreme show Hoarders.  The premise of the show is this.  A crew comes in and packs up […]