Top 5 Lessons I Have Learned While Professionally Organizing Kids’ Bedrooms

organizing kids' bedrooms

I am sharing kids’ bedroom organization ideas over on this week. 5 Easy Ways to Organize a Boy’s Bedroom 5 Easy Ways to Organize a Girl’s Bedroom Here are the top 5 lessons I have learned while professionally organizing kids bedrooms. One of my first professional organization jobs was to organize a 12 year […]

How Many Lotions Do You Need?

Lotion Bottles-2

So…along the way in this 40 Weeks One Whole House Challenge, you’re going to come across many, many challenges where you will have a unique situation that I might not specifically address inside of the post. For example, this week we’re talking about organizing the kid’s bathroom. What if you don’t have kids? In each space, […]

Girl’s Bedroom Vanity

Girl's Bedroom Vanity | Organize 365

Yesterday, I shared with you how I completely redecorated our kids’ bathroom. Today I am going to share how and why I made Abby a bedroom vanity. The biggest thing I have learned about organizing is that if you don’t really think and plan HOW you are going to use the space, it doesn’t matter […]

40 Weeks 1 Whole House: Week 6: Organizing Kid’s Bathroom

Kid's Bathroom Makeover | Organize 365

Let’s talk about organizing kid’s bathrooms. A few years ago, I tackled redecorating the kids’ bathroom. I knew it would take a while. I needed to take down wallpaper, wash the walls, sand, prime, paint and deep clean everything. Normally, summer is a great time for me to tackle these projects because we are physically […]

The Sunday Basket: Week 10 – Mail

Weekly Paper Organization and Planning

I could not do nearly the amount of work I do if I did not have a weekly paper organization and planning system. The Sunday Basket has increased my productivity, reduced our late fees and generally created sanity in our home. If this is the first time you’ve hear of the term “Sunday Basket,” well, […]

My iPhone Timer Keeps Me On Task and On Time!

My iPhone Timer Keeps my On Task and On Time! I have so many places to be and things to do! Here is how I use the timers on my iPhone to stay on time. | Organize 365

I have become addicted to using the timer app on my iPhone. Now that the kids are back in school, I sometimes have a whole 9 hour block of time without children home… it’s glorious! To keep me on task when I’m working around the house, I will set timers so that I know how […]

No More Stinky Towels

No More Stinky Towels | Organize 365

NO MORE STINKY TOWELS! I love the efficiency of starting a load of wash every morning. Hubby doesn’t mind if I leave the house with the washer running, but the dryer is a NO NO! SO, when I get home at 4 pm, I put the wash in the dryer. Which leads to STINKY TOWELS. […]

Laundry Room Organization & Decoration

Laundry Room Organization and Decoration | Organize 365

Are you frustrated because you don’t have wooden cabinets like I do in your laundry room? Here are laundry rooms I organized without cabinets.   The key is to PURGE as much as you can. We tend to hold on to cleaners and old clothes longer than we need to. Have your stuff defend its […]

How Long Do You Keep Lonely Socks?

How Long Do You Keep Lonely Socks? | Organize 365

Today, I am declaring sock amnesty day. This is the sum total of our mismatched socks. Shocking? We don’t have lots of clothes, so when I do the wash it all gets done.  Yet we STILL lose socks! I have no idea how this happens. These black socks stay because I have bought a bunch […]

40 Weeks 1 Whole House: Week 5: The Laundry Room

40 Weeks – 1 Whole House: Week 5 Goal - Deep clean and organize the laundry room | Organize 365

Second only to my kitchen counter office, my laundry room is a major household organizational base. When we bought this home 19 years ago {wow – I feel old!}, one of my “must haves” was a first floor laundry room. We do not have an office, so this room really does serve that purpose for […]