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Mudroom Mayhem

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My mudroom has been heavily used and abused during this arctic Chicago winter. With 3 children and all of the garb they bring in and out, along with backpacks and boots, not to mention all of their friend’s stuff that comes and goes, it really turns into quite the mess! I’m grateful to have built…

Confessions of an Organizer

Having run an organizing business for almost 20 years, I would like to consider myself among the organized, but I have a confession to make, this new Efficiency Campaign has unveiled my hidden chaos! While creating a worksheet to use with our clients on home efficiency, I have gratefully been the guinea pig. The other…

5 Steps to Efficiency

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With the economy in a downward spiral, and at the urging of our new President, it’s time for all of us to take responsibility and work towards being more efficient. At Chaos to Order we have spelled out 5 steps that can lead us to a more efficient and organized life. 1. Spend Wisely –…

Welcome

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Ok, it’s time to start using this blog for a true purpose. We want to keep you up to date on the latest and greatest information on organizing. Whether it’s a new product, a fabulous way we’ve discovered to organize something, a great website to help make us more efficient, whatever the reason, we will…