Archive for August, 2011

Wednesday 17 August, 2011

Get Organized For the School Year

This guest post was written by Certified Professional Organizer® Tiffany Engler – St. Louis, Missouri – www.yourlifeorganizedstl.com. The start of the school is fast approaching. So how do you get your children organized for it? Below are some tips to help as you prepare to send your children off to any year of school.    […]


Monday 15 August, 2011

Organizing Junk Drawer

In a previous blog I talked about reorganzing my Laundry Room.  Well, that led to reorganizing my kitchen junk drawer.  I was able to take a lot of what was in there and add them to the Clever Store containers in the Laundry Room as well as tossing what wasn’t needed.  It took me about 20 […]


Friday 12 August, 2011

Organizing the Laundry Room

For months now I’ve been wanting my husband to help me straighten out the Laundry Room.  He has a lot of things in there that either needed to be tossed or could go into our newly organized shed.  He kept saying we’ll get to it…blah, blah, blah.  So I decided last Saturday that if he […]


Monday 08 August, 2011

Organizing at the Charlotte Family Housing

This guest post is written by Stephanie Hunter, Channel Marketing Intern. She is one of the awesome interns that worked at Rubbermaid this summer Everyone has heard the phrase ‘actions speak louder than words’, and since the start of summer the Interns have heard “organization” everywhere at Rubbermaid.  Rather than just hearing and reading about […]


Friday 05 August, 2011

Show Ready in 1-2-3!

In most places these days listing your home is no easy feat.  Along with the physical burden of getting your home ready to entice potential buyers, often comes a great deal of emotional stress too- I should know, my own home is currently up for sale!  I’d like to share with you the three things […]


Wednesday 03 August, 2011

“Tell me why I’m here.”

This guest post was written by Professional Organizer Lea Schneider – Pensacola, Florida – www.organizerightnow.com. “Tell me why I’m here.” That’s how I typically start off an organizing job. If we can’t define why I am here, then we don’t know where we are headed. “My husband is determined to put his new car in […]


Monday 01 August, 2011

Desk Decluttering

 One of the organizational challenges many people face in the workplace are the piles of papers that end up overtaking their (physical) desktop- this is especially true for me as a teacher.  To tackle this problem and free up some of that valuable workspace, I grabbed an inexpensive file box and some hanging folders.  Using my […]