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7 Ideas for Easy Fall Décor You Can Do Every Year

These 7 ideas show that you don't have to create more clutter or spend a lot of money to bring fall décor into your home for the autumn season.

4 Steps to Organizing Sweaters

It's pumpkin-everything time of year. For easy access to your favorite fall fashions, embrace the season with these 4 tips for organizing sweaters.

8 Small Organizing Rules that Make a BIG Difference

There’s no one way of doing things to stay organized, but these 8 small organizing rules are ones to live by if you want to stay in control.

It’s Not Too Late to Organize the Garden

The lazy, hazy days of summer can be a perfect time to organize your garden to make next spring easier and be ready for fall planting.

Summer Activity Calendar for Kids

Are you ready for school to start yet? It’s only a few weeks into summer for most kids, and they’re already bored. You can’t plan elaborate adventures for every day. While that vacation might be on the calendar, it seems far away for kids who are bored today. With a bit of planning ahead, either a […]

3 Simple Organization Hacks Before You Leave for Work

These 3 simple organization hacks can be done before you leave for work each day. With time, they can become habit.

Keeping your home decluttered and organized is easier said than done, especially when you spend most of your day somewhere else. The last thing you want to do after a long day at work is […]

Take the Stress out of Organizing

Organizing can be stressful, but you can take the stress out of organizing. How? By breaking it down into small goals, by being ok with imperfection, by getting help when you need it, and by just continuing to try. Celebrate the small victories!

When faced with piles of stuff in each room, it can be daunting […]

Organizing Challenges: Tips for a Tidy Closet

Our Organizing Challenges with Organizing Maniacs Facebook Group has been tackling closets – clothing closets, linen closets, pantries, and more. It’s been so exciting to see the progress people have made in tackling these small, manageable projects. Closets always feel like an organizing challenge, don’t they? Closets are usually the catch-all for a lot of […]

Maniac Book Club: The Power of When by Michael Breus, PhD

Our most recent Maniac Book club selection was The Power of When by Michael Breus, PhD. Breus is a clinical psychologist and a diplomate of the American Board of Sleep Medicine. He’s also a fellow of the American Academy of Sleep Medicine. Using over 200 evidence based studies, he encourages the reader to stop worrying about the how […]

How to Organize Your Black Friday Shopping

Shopping is a huge part of the holiday season, and prepping for Black Friday shopping is like getting ready for a marathon. It’s unwise to set out in the morning (or the middle of the night) without a plan, because there are too many things to keep track of. What stores open when? Are you […]