Why Every Family Needs a Command Center

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Learn what a family command center is and how it can help you and your whole crew be more organized every day. Plus, get ideas for how you can create your own command center on my Pinterest site. Why do I need a command center? Mail and other incoming paper lands on the kitchen counter…

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How to Whip Your Workspace into an Organized Wonder

Before SolutionsForYou, Inc. Our client’s office didn’t have a plan for where papers, supplies, and resource materials belong. Papers had been piling up for years with no destination in mind. SolutionsForYou created zones for “action” files and “reference” files, paper processing zone for incoming and outgoing paper, office supply storage, mailing materials, and office reference…

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A Plethora of Household Organizing Tips

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Photo by www.beazy.co from Unsplash In our daily life, we all might experience stress from our jobs, finances, parenting, and other areas of our lives. Our home should be our refuge, a place where we feel safe and relaxed. Living in a messy, chaotic, and cluttered home can be stressful. When your home is cluttered,…

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Work From Home – Office Tidying Tips

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I have organized hundreds of home offices over the past 18 years, working as a Professional Organizer.  Read on to learn what I have discovered to be the typical problems, tips for tidying and organizing the office, how to create zones to keep your office uncluttered, some product solutions to help contain it all, and…

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20 Easy DIY Home Projects to Spruce up Your Space

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Is spending so much time inside making you go stir-crazy? Well with life outside seemingly on hold, this may be the perfect opportunity to make a few easy home improvements to transform your house into a nicer and more refreshed place to spend your days. From adding a pop of color to your front door…

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2 Steps to Simplify Your Tax Filing Preparation

It’s Tax Day!  If getting your tax filings prepared is an overwhelming task each year, now is the time to set up a system to remedy that.  Whether you prefer a paper system or a paperless system we have you covered! Paper System – Step 1 Make a hanging file folder with the label “2019…

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Organizing Basics: The Only 3 Paper Categories You Need

The A.R.T. of Paper Managment   Information comes to us in many forms but most predominately in paper form.  It arrives from snail mail, e-mail, children’s backpacks, spouse’s briefcases, and many other avenues.  We know how we obtain paper information, it’s what we do with it after it arrives that many of us struggle with. Let’s Spring clean…

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5 Ways to Get Organized for Tax Season – We Make It Easy!

It happens every year, whether we want it to or not, tax time.  Nearly every day I receive something by email or snail mail reminding me, tax time is coming. Are you dreading the task of gathering up receipts to prepare your tax filing?  Don’t know what to do with your financial records? Do you…

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Simplify Your LIfe Week

August 6th-12th is Simplify your Life Week. Clear out the clutter and focus on priorities! Simplifying is all about having what you use or need in your life today with a touch of what you love. It’s about letting go of the past and focusing on the present. The more simplified your life is the…

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10 Easy Steps to Organize Your Paper

Do you struggle to keep up with the influx of mail and other paper information? Here are ten quick and steps to organize a household paper processing and storage station: 1. Create an area in your home to process and store your paper: If you have a kitchen desk this is a good location, but…

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