Category: Organized Mom

 
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How to Use a Mind Map for Your To Dos

Are you a visual thinker? Do you like using pictures to help you organize your thoughts? I love making to do lists, but list creation doesn’t always work for some people.  Often times visual people have a harder time creating successful to do lists.  A great tool to use when creating a to do list … Read More




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5 Top Tips for Decluttering With Kids

Decluttering is hard. Decluttering with kids is even harder.  When we start to sort through our kids belongings, we get nostalgic, they discover how much they really love that thing they never played with for the last year, and letting go becomes hard.  The following 5 tips will help you to declutter your kids’ rooms with … Read More




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5 Secrets for Creating Your Morning Routine

Mornings are the worst! You need to get yourself, your spouse, and your kids out the door dressed, fed, and ready to take on the world.  It’s a monumental task. The best way to streamline this process is to create a morning routine.  The following tips will help you to create a morning routine that … Read More




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The Busy Mom’s Guide to Spring Cleaning

This guide walks you through some of the major areas of spring cleaning the busy mom way.  It has been spring for a few days now, so its officially time to start opening the doors and windows and cleaning house.  But if you are like me, you don’t suddenly have tons of time to devote to … Read More




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How to Use a Home Management Binder to Get Organized

Have you ever needed to contact a vendor who has done work in your home before but can’t seem to remember where you put their card? Have you needed to contact the head of the PTA but can’t find that one paper with her number? Do you lose track of friends or family members birthdays? … Read More




bedroom
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Bedroom Quickies: Create Your Haven in Just a Few Minutes a Day

Every once in a while, I sit and dream about what it would be like to have one of those big, spacious, clean bedrooms like in the HGTV Dream Home.  In reality, my bedroom is a lot smaller, not as nicely furnished, and can get cluttered from time to time.  While I can’t increase the … Read More




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5 Web Tools for Organizing Your Life

Do you want to get organized but can’t seem to find the right tools to help you do it? Organizing our homes and our lives is a constant struggle. New things keep entering our homes and new commitments are added to our schedule.  However, the right tools can go a long in easing the process. … Read More




pantry
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Pantry Quickies: Quick Tips For Cleaning Your Pantry

It happens to all of us. We have the best of intentions for an organized pantry. We plan to use things before they expire and keep things rotating. Then one day we look in our pantry and it’s a mess. Something has spilled, other things have  expired and our organized rows have become a jumble. … Read More




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Birthday Party Planning Made Simple

In just a few days we will be hosting Tyler’s first big boy birthday party.  He is in preschool this year so he actually has friends his own age to invite to his party and play games with.  I guarantee I am definitely more excited than he is. In order to make sure this event … Read More




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How to Create a Habit

Habits can be great.  Want to exercise regularly or drink more water or meditate or any number of good things? Creating a habit can help with any number of healthy behaviors allowing them to become automatic and easy.  The problem is actually creating the habit.  And I have some bad news: it’s not just a … Read More