Getting Ready for Dorm Life: Tips and Tricks for Organizing Small Spaces

Wednesday, August 19th, 2015

Going away to college or university is often seen as a rite of passage, the first time living away from home for many young people. If you’re not prepared, it can come as a bit of shock to arrive on campus with your personal belongings, only to discover that there just isn’t enough space for […]

Interesting facts that may increase your child’s productivity this back to school season

Wednesday, September 24th, 2014

Not so long ago there was no way of bringing music to the library.  Nowadays students can bring their noise and music with them anywhere they go. As a parent, you may be concerned that using headphones will be a distraction. Did you know? A recent study by Clinical Psychologist Dr. Emma Gray revealed that […]

Organizing Kids for Back-to-School

Wednesday, September 10th, 2014

The back-to-school season is here in full force, and your kids are jumping back into their daily routines of school schedules and homework assignments. But how can we help our kids focus this season? Organizing isn’t just for physical spaces  ̶  mental clutter can have a huge impact on productivity. This back-to-school season is the […]

Organizing Ideas for Back to School

Thursday, August 5th, 2010

The kids will be going back to school in a few weeks, so today I’m sharing three strategies for keeping your home organized throughout the school year. Controlling Clothing Clutter Stop clutter at the door by providing each family member with a roomy “drop” basket to contain items such as backpacks, books, school projects, etc. […]