2017 Spring Cleaning Challenge

Introducing the 2017 Spring Cleaning Challenge!  Last year, the whole focus was on creating a good maintenance plan, so that the deep cleaning can happen year round. While I still want to help you set up good habits and routines by the end of this challenge, this year I want to focus on doing a […]

#8: Your Final Assignment {Organizing Boot Camp}

We are wrapping up our first ever Organizing Boot Camp. I already have ideas to improve next year. There were lots of rough edges this year, but even though I’ve been blogging for FOUR (what?!?!) years, I am still learning so much. I love my community of readers (yes, you!) that trust my process to […]

#7: Memorabilia {Organizing Boot Camp}

Just joining the Organizing Boot Camp? Here is what you’ve missed: Assignment #1: Reset & Living Standards Assignment #2: The Junk Drawer Assignment #3: Hall Closets Assignment #4: Common Kitchen Problem Areas Assignment #5: Kid Clothes Assignment #6: Laundry Assignment #7: Memorabilia (current assignment) If you are struggling, go back to #1 and Reset. Focus […]

#6: Laundry {Organizing Boot Camp}

Just joining the Organizing Boot Camp? Here is what you’ve missed: Assignment #1: Reset & Living Standards Assignment #2: The Junk Drawer Assignment #3: Hall Closets Assignment #4: Common Kitchen Problem Areas Assignment #5: Kid Clothes If you are struggling, go back to #1 and Reset. Focus on your Living Standards. And you’ll want to make […]

#5: Kid Clothes {Organizing Boot Camp}

Just joining the Organizing Boot Camp? Here is what you’ve missed: Assignment #1: Reset & Living Standards Assignment #2: The Junk Drawer Assignment #3: Hall Closets Assignment #4: Common Kitchen Problem Areas If you are struggling, go back to #1 and Reset. Focus on your Living Standards. And you’ll want to make sure you read How […]

#4: Common Kitchen Problem Areas {Organizing Boot Camp}

Just joining the Organizing Boot Camp? Here is what you missed: Assignment #1: Reset & Living Standards Assignment #2: The Junk Drawer Assignment #3: Hall Closets And you’ll want to make sure you read How To Organize for a reminder in the process. Your assignment this weekend is to single out some common kitchen problem areas and […]

#3: The Hall Closet {Organizing Boot Camp}

Before we jump into the hall closet, I want to check in about how you are doing on the first two assignments. If your bed isn’t made, go do that now! See dirty clothes on the floor? Pick those up and put them away now! Really, I’m not kidding. I’ll wait right here until you […]

#2: The Junk Drawer {Organizing Boot Camp}

If you’re participating in the Organizing Boot Camp (it is never too late to start – so jump right in!), you’ve been working on Assignment #1 and have had or scheduled your family meeting and have been working on your Living Standards. Hopefully you’ve also taken the time to read about the Organizing Process. If you haven’t yet, […]

#1: Reset and Living Standards {Organizing Boot Camp}

Organizing Boot Camp is going to start with a reset. My hope is that this boot camp will be a chance for you to learn some great organizing skills and come away with a refreshed perspective that YOU (yes, You) can be organized. Reset The first thing we are going to do is prepare ourselves emotionally. […]

Get Ready! Boot Camp Starts Tomorrow!!

At 8 pm CST, Tuesday July 21st, the first Boot Camp post will go live on the blog. To participate: subscribe to receive the blog post links to your email OR check back to the blog and read the recent posts. There is NO COST to participate. Just join in the awesomeness! This Challenge is a little different […]