Renie Rich, Living Peace Organizer in Training, offers some tips and insights into packing for summer camp.
Planning a wedding should be joyful, but it’s often hard to find joy in a process with so many pieces to organize. When my husband and I started our wedding planning, he brilliantly suggested that we use Google Docs to organize our ideas, to-do lists, invite list, and vendor contacts. Google Docs is an online […]
Hillary Case, Living Peace Professional Organizer, offers a simple solution to organizing receipts.
You may have several sets of favorite knitting needles, but organizing them for easy access and clean-up can be a challenge. Here is a crafty organizing idea a client of mine came up with: Buy a portable file caddy Add hanging file folders Label each file tab with a needle number Group needle sets in […]
This week, I had time off from teaching and was looking forward to catching up on a to do list of projects and tasks that I haven’t been able to get to. But when it came time for me to get to work, all I wanted was to relax. It’s my week off, right? Well, […]
Erin Elizabeth Wells, Living Peace Professional Organizer and Founder, offers some key concepts to remember when creating your filing system.
It just so happens that my kids and I are “Gleeks”, the term used for fans of the show. It’s one of the few programs on TV that we can agree on and watch together. But it was a recent episode where I found myself especially enthralled – the cast was dealing with issues of […]
Recently, I did some work in a small office. Because it was a small office, there were a few things that just never got done. One of them was regular checking and organizing the email inbox. The first time I opened this office’s email account, I found more than 500 emails sitting in the inbox. […]
If you are replacing your dishwasher, consider keeping the silverware rack from the old dishwasher. This can be a great tool to keep art supplies orderly on a desk or craft table. Markers and large paint brushes would keep from falling through the mesh design of the rack. Tubes and small bottles of paint can […]
Not too long ago, there were rumors and hopes of a totally paperless society. Well, we aren’t quite there yet (and I’m not completely convinced we will ever be). And while there are so many “solutions” and “systems” for organizing the mail, the issue maintains its place as the number one challenge of households today. […]