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April 19, 2018 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

March 22, 2018 5 Hacks to Organize your Home Office

As spring approaches, it is the perfect time to re-imagine and organize your home office. To do your home office justice, however, you need to go beyond just organizing your files and putting all of your pens in a cool coffee cup.  That’s simple stuff.

March 15, 2018 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

March 8, 2018 Spring Cleaning: Let the Sunshine In

Are you as eager as we are to swap winter for spring wardrobes and exchange snow shovels for some gardening tools? Unfortunately, the downside to tossing open those curtains to let the sun shine in is that the damage from being stuck inside all winter

March 1, 2018 Maniac Book Club: The Gentle Art of Swedish Death Cleaning

Up for discussion in the Maniac Book Club: The Gentle Art of Swedish Death Cleaning by Margareta Magnusson. Margareta Magnusson is a Swedish author who has lived all over the world. She graduated from Beckman College of Design and her artisitc works have been displayed around the

February 22, 2018 5 Habits of Organized People

Very few of us were born with organizing skills in our DNA. Good habits, like anything else, happen with practice and by establishing a routine. Organizing is no different! It’s something that we are all capable of learning, and once we do, our lives can

February 15, 2018 Storage Solutions Beyond the Closet

Organizing your home can be challenging, especially when the primary storage solutions (like drawers and closets) are already overflowing. We've all experienced the frustration of having to dig behind multiple bins and through various boxes to find a single sweater for a chilly summer day. Although

February 8, 2018 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