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Hello! I hope my organizing site can offer you some encouragement and humor as you set out on the journey of creating organized solutions and systems that work specifically for you and your family. In addition to saving you time, money and sanity, organizing can also be fun and totally addicting! All terrific reasons to organize our spaces and our lives.

Welcome to the I'm an Organizing Junkie blog

My name is Laura and I’m here to help you get organized! To learn more about me and why I call myself an Organizing Junkie please visit my about page. Thank you for visiting, I’m so glad you’re here.


Did you know there is a specific order to tackle your organizing projects? Whether it’s a small drawer or a large closet, you’ll be organized in no time by following these organizing steps. I’ve created an acronym to help you conquer any space or system easy and efficiently. That acronym is P.R.O.C.E.S.S. You can read all about it below.

The BEST Organizing Steps to Follow for an Organized Home

Org Junkie's Organizing Process

Organizing Rules to Follow to Be an Organizing Junkie Like Me!


Letting Go of Sentimental Items

Three Phases of Decluttering & Why They Are All Important

Need More Storage Space? Consider This Before Deciding to Love Your Home or List It

When You Don’t Know Where to Start

Thrift Stores Are Not Just Outlets for Your Trash & Other Donation Guidelines

11 Rules for a Successful Clothes Purge with Free Printable

Clutter Blindness & How Doing This One Thing Can Make All the Difference

How to Declutter Like a Pro

How to Make Decisions About Your Stuff When You Hate to Make Decisions

Top 4 Reasons Why You Have So Much Clutter

How to Combat Clutter Excuses

How to Part with Stuff You Are Emotionally Invested With

Declutter Questions to Make Purging Decisions

How to Make Weekly Household Purges Happen

How to Track Drop-Off Donations for Tax Purposes

6 Containerizing Rules to Consider Before You Buy

Are You Consumed by Stuff?


How to Get Chores Done When Your Time & Energy are Limited

Learning to Linger in the Midst of a Busy Life

How to Find Time to Organize in the Midst of Your Busy Day

Let’s Stop Complicating Life More Than We Need To Okay?

Power Pickup: The Easy Way to Reset Your Home

How to Slow Down in a Super Fast World

Slow Down & Enjoy the Journey

8 Things to Do Right Now if You Are Feeling Frazzled

Organizing Encouragement for the Discouraged

Is Organizing Stressing You Out? Here’s What You Need to Know

Maybe She’s Born With It or Maybe Not

Declutter Help for When You’re Overwhelmed

The Big Push


I Broke My Own Organizing Rule & Here’s What Happened

7 Daily Habits for an Organized Home

My Thoughts on Marie Kondo’s Tidying Up Netflix Series

When Your Child With Food Allergies Goes Off to College

Tips for Traveling with a Carry-On Only

The Unexpected Results of Transitioning to Gray Hair in my Forties

How to Stay Organized Every Single Day

The Laundry System that Changed My Life

Care Package Ideas for College Kids

Teaching Your Children to Organize: Stop Tossing Their Stuff

Age Appropriate Chores for Kids with Free Printable Chore Chart

How to Put Together an Emergency Preparedness

Wedding Dress ~ to keep or not to keep?

How My Weight Loss Journey Can Help You Get Organized

Creating Peaceful Organized Homes Series

10 Simple Solutions for Organized Living

31 Days to Organized Closets


I also have quite a few free organizing printables available to my readers as well. You can find them all right HERE.

Free Organizing Printables at I'm an Organizing Junkie