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Laundry Litany


Ok, we need to talk about laundry. Everyone has it. It’s a fact of life, so as an organizer and efficiency expert, it’s my job to help you find ways to make it easier. Here are some of my favorite laundry room tools that can help lighten the load. The first, these terrific collapsible baskets…

Cut Down On Your Chores


This blog post is for all the moms out there who work tirelessly to keep up with household chores. As a mother of 3, I find the daily chore grind never ending. My children are now, 13, 11 and 6. A few years ago it finally dawned on me, “Why am I doing all of…

Heading off to College?


Are you heading or sending someone off to college soon? It’s the time of year when parents take the giant leap of sending their kids away to college, often for an extended period away from home for the very first time. I just dropped my 13 year old son off at summer camp for his…

Good Storage is a Must


It all boils down to storage. What you store, how much you store and where you store it. Having a place for everything and a quick way to reach it is the secret to keeping yourself organized and efficient. If you have 10 minutes to pick up a room or tidy up a desk, you…