4 Easy Things You Can Do to Take Care of You

We’re on Zone Defense this month, putting into place a game plan for organizing home — and life. This month we’re talking about personal space. What’s more personal than your own body? Health coach Lisa Byrne offers us expert advice today. One of the paradoxes of mothering, is that it is so easy to lose […]

Maintain Your Personal Space & Your Clothes Closet (Zone Defense)

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While your home may be in utter chaos around you, we’re going to take a non-traditional approach to tackling it. We’re going on Zone Defense this year. This week our zone is your closet. This month we’re tackling our first zone out of twelve. But, I’m kinda faking you out a bit. We’re gonna get […]

Good Reads for Organizing

Head’s up! If you make a purchase through the Amazon links in this post, I do receive a small percentage of the sale. photo source I have found that reading an organizing or decluttering book is an ideal way to get me motivated to tackle the stuff in my home. I’m also inspired by new […]

Get Your Equipment Ready (Zone Defense)

Savvy athletes know that having the right equipment makes the game more fun to play. And so it is with home organization, you need the right equipment to do your job well. You are just itching to start cleaning your house, aren’t you? I’ve got a theme going here in case you haven’t noticed. On […]

Zone Defense Pinboards

Are you on Zone Defense with us this year? I hope so. We’re going to be working month-by-month, zone-by-zone to get life and home in order. It’s not too late to sign up! Hop over here and join the team. It’s also the post that I’ll be updating all year long with the different plays, […]

Evaluate Your Home’s Strengths (Zone Defense)

Assessing the playing field, that is, evaluating the strengths and weaknesses of your home can help you enact a game plan for organizing that will help you win against clutter and disorder. Ready to get into the game? Last week, I gave you a sneak peek into our game plan this year for organizing our […]

Zone Defense: A Game Plan for Organizing Your Home

Clutter and disorder can be paralyzing. And despite all the books and videos to help you get it together, sometimes you just need a game plan — and to know you’re not alone in zone defense. OK, team, here we go. We are facing Clutter and Disorder this year. Those are tough teams to beat. […]