Giving Back

Hurricanes, Earthquakes, and Fires – How You Can Help

Autumn is normally a time when we’re celebrating – the kids are back in school, the holidays are coming, the weather is better, and pumpkin-flavored everything is in the stores. We’re usually not thinking about hurricane relief efforts.

This year, it’s more difficult to celebrate, since so many people here and around the world are suffering […]

Manage Overwhelm through the Holidays and All Year Long

by Cris Sgrott-Wheedleton

Is it the most wonderful time of the year, or the most overwhelming? Managing overwhelm during the holidays can be difficult. As much as I love the holidays, they can come with their own frustrations. With all the chaos that can ensue, it is so important to manage the aspects of our lives […]

Practice Positivity to Be Happier

 

I’m still motivated by what I learned at the Institute for Challenging Disorganization (ICD) annual conference in Portland, Oregon during Ayla Lewis’s session on “The Science of Being Happy and Productive at Work.” Lewis is the Director of Operations, Speaker and Facilitator at Happy Brain Science. One of the ways she suggested we could be happier was by practicing […]

Holiday Organizing

Holiday Organizing

Well, the weather may not have turned chilly yet, but that doesn’t mean the Holidays aren’t right around the corner. And while you plan for that tasty turkey (or tufurkey for some of us), now is a great time to think about how to get the most out of your holiday organizing. What is […]

The Gift of Time

With so much emphasis on physical gifts and sales like Black Friday and Cyber Monday, we often forget that sometimes the most meaningful gift we can give a loved one is to give the give of time.

Donate your empty ink toner cartridges to CLIPUS

Clean up the clutter and help kids
in need with CLIPUS!
 

Organizing Maniacs is excited to announce that we have found a new resource in our efforts to dispose of unwanted items through eco- and social-recycling. CLIPUS Foundation is using empty ink toner cartridges “To facilitate and enhance the education of children in need by providing them […]

How do I Recycle Holiday Cards?

St. Jude’s Ranch for Children recycles greeting holiday and all-occasion cards. Recycled cards support programs that service abused, neglected homeless.