Getting Purse-onal

Thirty One Purses

I know, you probably made yourself a promise that you're going to get organized in the New Year.  You want to be the woman who can pull het keys out of her purse without pulling out expired coupons, a teething ring and a half eaten granola bar right?  I have the tools to help you do it. First of all, you need a bag that will hold a lot but still be comfortable to carry.  I like the Fashion ...

January is Get Organized Month

January is get organized month

January is National Get Organized Month.  And while getting organized is always in the top three New Year's Resolutions for people, it rarely gets accomplished the way people would like it to.  Here are a few reasons you should make 2016 the year that you finally get organized. 1.  Save money.  Stop repurchasing things you own but can't find and use what you have. 2.  Save the Earth.  By ...

2016 Planner Picks

2016 Planner Picks

The New Year brings with it lots of new beginnings.   One of my favorite new beginnings, is a new planner. It's a great time evaluate what style of planner you like and recommit to using one to keep yourself on track.  Here's what I've selected for the year ahead... This year I'm going to be using the LifePlanner from Erin Condren.  This planner not only has an adorable and inspiring ...

Hidden Gems of Online Shopping

David's Tea

It's pretty well known you can get just about anything online these days.  With a little searching and research, you can find what you're looking for without leaving the house.  I pride myself on having just about everything delivered.  It saves time AND money.  You all know about large stores like Amazon and Target.com.  However, today I wanted to share some lesser known stores that I consider ...

Three Organizing Mistakes To Avoid

Organizing Mistakes To Avoid

When you've decided to get organized there are a lot of things you SHOULD do.  However, the things you should avoid are just as important.  Here I break down a list of common mistakes I see when my readers and clients start their organizing process.  They are common mistakes, but they are easy to avoid.  If you start off on the right foot, your project will be even more successful. 1. ...

Why You’ll Never Get Organized

Why You'll Never Get Organized

Okay I don't want to be a Debbie Downer.  However, I want to be the voice of reason.  I hear from a lot of readers and clients that they want their homes to look like the Pottery Barn catalog or one of the Pins they have found on Pinterest.  I'm here to be the bearer of bad news, it's not going to happen.  However, if you avoid these organizing mistakes, there's a light at the end of the tunnel ...

Erin Condren Love

ErinCondren

You've probably heard about Erin Condrin's line of organizational tools.  However, in case you haven't or want to know more about it, I wanted to bring you some of my favorites.  Erin is famous for her planners, but the rest of her products are pretty darn awesome too.  Read on to find out how you can use Erin's products and how they will help you get organized and live a more productive, and more ...

Situational Disorganization-What You Need To Know

SituationalDisorganization

Before you beat yourself up for being disorganized, stop and think about the WHY.  Situational disorganization occurs when something causes chaos in your life.  It could be something as small as a schedule change, or something as large as a life change.  However, it's important to recognize the causes.  Here are some questions to ask yourself. These questions are thanks to the Institute for ...

Sea Bags Are For Fall

Bag Contents

Every season needs a new bag.  This season Sea Bags, a notoriously summer themed brand, has come out with some amazing patterns for fall.  My favorite is the Red Buffalo Check Courier.   Sea Bags was nice enough to send me a bag to try out and it quickly became my go to bag for every day. I'm usually on the go.  I work from home (or anywhere really) and I am always carrying a few things ...

Organizing Gear Roundup

The Color Clutch

It's that time again....time for an organizing roundup!  I'm bringing you some of my favorite new tools and products for getting and staying organized.  Have something you want me to share on the blog?  Just let me know in the comments below! I always talk about maximizing vertical space.  A pegboard is a great way to do that.  Peggy (with grey accessories) isn't your grandfather's peg ...