40 Weeks 1 Whole House: Week 40 – Trading Backpacks for Flip Flops

40 Weeks 1 Whole House: Week 40 - Trading Backpacks for Flip Flops | Organize 365

  Ok I am SUPER embarrassed to admit this… You know how on the last day of school you just want to dump your stuff, put on a swimsuit and head to the pool? Well, we do that each year. And I usually go through those backpacks a few days later. Well, two years ago I […]

How To Listen To a Podcast

How To Listen To Podcasts

I remember the day I figured out how to listen to a podcast. It was shortly after I bought my iPhone. I LOVE audio trainings, books and speakers. I am a sponge for learning! After trying a few entrepreneurial podcasts I stumbled across Entrepreneur on Fire with John Lee Dumas. I was hooked. I did […]

Freedom Files – My Choice for Paper File Organization

Freedom Files - My Choice for Paper File Organization | Organize 365

I LOVE organizing paper. I know… I’m crazy! Over the years, I have figured out what paper is necessary to keep, what should be shredded and how to best organize those files once they are purged. And this works well when I am right next to you organizing your paper with you. I have always […]

40 Weeks 1 Whole House: Week 38 – Organizing Schedules & To-Do Lists

40 Weeks 1 Whole House: Week 39 - Organizing Schedules | Organize 365

At this time of year there are 2 kinds of mamas…those that are ready for the lazy, relaxed days of summer and those that cringe at the lack of structure and order ahead. Guess which one I am! No matter where you are on the scheduling pendulum, we can all agree a family calendar and working […]

IDLE 6: Stuffed Animals

IDLE 6: Stuffed Animals | Organize 365

This week on the IDLE podcast, I’m talking about stuffed animals. So, let’s walk through the IDLE process and investigate how to create your mindset for how you deal with stuffed animals. Step 1: Identify First, we need to identify what item of clutter we want to change your mindset for. This week, we are […]

40 Weeks 1 Whole House: Week 36 – Organizing the Shed

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There are just 4 more weeks in the 40 Weeks 1 Whole House Organizing Challenge! You can do it! I have never tackled organizing the shed. I think it is because that is where the lawn mower is. And out of sight is out of mind. And I didn’t want to. But now that I got rid […]

40 Weeks 1 Whole House: Week 35 – Organizing Garage Cabinets

40 Weeks 1 Whole House: Week 35 - Organizing Garage Cabinets | Organize 365

I remember when we moved into our home 18 years ago. I dreamed of one day remodeling our kitchen. My dreams came true, and we used our old kitchen cabinets in our garage organization plans. I love having a nice long counter in the garage to put things on. It rarely looks this clean, but […]

40 Weeks 1 Whole House: Week 34 – Organizing Garage Walls

40 Weeks 1 Whole House: Week 34 - Organizing Garage Walls | Organize 365

The garage is such a massive organization undertaking. Over the winter, it fills up with everything you don’t know what to do with. So, everything you touch needs to have a decision made – UGH! Spring has sprung, and it is time to start organizing garage walls! Over the years, I have purged enough that […]

10 Weeks to an Organized Move: Week 5: Creating a Portable Home Office

Creating a Portable Home Office During a Move | Organize 365

Last summer I had 3 clients move. ALL of them have had a few weeks to a few months in temporary housing during their move. One of those clients who has a home based business asked me how to keep her home office organized and running while she was being tossed from house to house. Creating a portable […]

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

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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 […]