Tag Archives: Time

Make a Summer Bucket List

Simplify for Balance is the theme for spring and the Freshly Organized team has been working hard to help you and your family simplify and plan better. And, we are here to tell you that the month of May is the perfect time to make a summer bucket list. Chances are you’ve been doing a lot […]

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The Weekly Family Meeting

Simplify for Balance that’s the theme for spring. At Freshly Organized, this spring we are focused on how to help you and your family simplify and plan better. As you most likely know, family organization is complicated.  It requires getting everyone on being on same page. In order to have everyone on the same page every single family […]

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Ask the Pros: What are your favorite kitchen organizing tricks?

Last week we shared how Amy Lamar, a professional organizer from our team, likes to organize her kitchen. If you are ready to get your kitchen organized, Amy recommends these easy-to-implement kitchen organizing tricks. Portable wire shelves are great space-savers because they give you double the storage space. Organize spices by type: I put the spices that […]

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Make the most of your time in the car

“A suburban mother’s role is to deliver children obstetrically once, and by car forever after.” ―Peter De Vries Now that school and fall sports are in full swing, the amount of time parents spend in the car with kids increases tremendously. If it seems you are off to somewhere every evening, try to look at […]

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Help your child get organized

As parents, many time we wish that our kids were just magically organized. Unfortunately, we don’t have a magic wand to make this happen! The good news is that organizing skills can be taught. And, the start of a new school year is the perfect time to help your child improve his/her organizational skills. Here are some […]

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Hooks simplify back-to-school organizing

As you organize for the school year, don’t forget about an easy and inexpensive organizing tool: hooks. Hooks can be used near the door for coats and bags, in the kitchen for lunch bags, in the bedroom for jewelry and sports bags, and in the bathroom for towels. The addition of hooks helps make it easier […]

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Summer Vacation…Fun or Stressful?

Summer is in full swing! Some parents see this as great family fun time while others dread this time of the year.  How about you?  Here are few tricks that can help make this time of the year fun for all. Reevaluate your family summer “to-do” list. Don’t have one? Make one! This list can […]

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Reduce Wasted Time on the Computer

We’ve been talking about how to find motivation this week. Time is always a challenge because you might feel motivated to do something, but don’t feel like you have the time to do it. These days, people are so busy and feel like they have no time to enjoy themselves, let alone better there lives […]

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Getting Organized for Spring Activities

Spring brings a lot of activities. End-of-school programs, graduations, recitals, sports, weddings – the list really never ends. Take some time now to gear up and get ready! Put everything on your calendar. If you are a Freshly Organized follower, you’ve heard this several times before, but it’s always worth repeating. Put every event and any […]

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Refresh. Renew. Rethink.  

March is here and that means signs of spring will start appearing! After a long winter, spring is just what we need to reset our priorities and goals. If getting organized in 2015 was one of your goals, then this is the perfect time to start focusing on that commitment and our team of organizers is […]

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