40 Weeks 1 Whole House: Week 33 – Creating a Family Drop Zone

drop zone

Creating this drop zone 2 years ago is by FAR my FAVORITE DIY project. Take a look at all the hallways in your home and see if you too can create a usable space from a former hallway!  My back hallway has never been my favorite area in my house. I have always longed for […]

40 Weeks 1 Whole House: Week 16: The Linen Closet

Organize your linen closet!

Is your linen closet organized? We have lived in our home for 19 years. Many of the homes I organize are family homes that have been the hub of the family for decades. If you want to know how many decades? Check the linen closet. Linen closet organization is like an archeological dig. Usually the […]

40 Weeks 1 Whole House: Week 9: Front Hall Closet Organization

40 Weeks - 1 Whole House: Week 9 Goal - Organize The Front Hall Closet | Organize 365

This week, we are going to look at the front hall closet organization. Now is the time to assess your kids’ winter coat situation and prepare for holiday winter coats in your closet. Now, when you are thinking about your front hall closet, I want you to really DREAM. What would you LOVE to have […]

40 Weeks 1 Whole house: Week 8: Master Closets

40 Weeks - 1 Whole House: Week 8 Goal - Go Through YOUR Clothes! | Organize 365

  Ahh… Master Closet Organization. The kitchen, master closet, home office and laundry room are all overwhelming areas to tackle on your own. It takes determination, a set aside amount of time and a general game plan to get started. None of these spaces are organized once and done. Each one is like peeling back […]

40 Weeks 1 WHOLE House: Week 7: Organizing Kids’ Clothes

40 Weeks - 1 Whole House: Week 7 Goal - Go Through Your Kids' Clothes | Organize 365

Here are my BEST tips for buying, maintaining and organizing kids’ clothes. I have blogged a lot about this… on other blogs… so let’s start there: 5 Easy Ways to Organize a Boy’s Bedroom 5 Easy Ways to Organize a Girl’s Bedroom The Top 5 Lessons I Have Learned While Professionally Organizing Kids’ Bedrooms. Here […]

Organizing Closets to Sell Your House Faster

Organizing Closets to Sell Your House Faster | Organize 365

I am often called to help get a house ready for sale. It is no secret that an organized house sells faster than a disorganized one. Organizing closets to sell your house faster is a smart business move. It is also a great way to relieve your stress and move only what you LOVE and USE […]

90 Bags in 9 Weeks: Week 7 – Basement Closets

summer side bar

I don’t know if I or you can fill 90 bags this summer, but I’m going to try. Join me in my Summer Decluttering Challenge!! On every single organizing job I do, we start with getting rid of the trash and donations. THEN a few hours later, we are left with what NEEDS to be organized. […]

Organizing Your Closet Based on Your Body Type

Time To Change Out Your Closet! | Organize 365

Ok, so I’ve written a lot of closet organization posts: Posts about our master closet, more master closets posts, my first master closet makeover, my husband’s clothes, kid’s closets, a closet for a princess, and designing closets, This one is a little bit different. As a professional organizer, I help my client process through WHY they […]

Organizing the Professional Woman Day Two

organizing the professional woman

Yesterday I shared Organizing the Professional Woman Day One. When we left our client was working hard on sorting memorabilia. The next day we did a quick walk through the kitchen before she had to leave for the day again. With the client away, Carol and I can organize, but we cannot purge. The morning and […]