This ONE thing will change the way you travel

Rolling vs. folding. Packing shoes first vs. last. There are tons of tips on packing smart. No matter which you follow, this ONE thing guarantees a smoother trip: I learned the value of this after two back-to-back travels: Trip #1:  LA Itinerary:  From West Holywood’s Soho House (dream) to an intimate holiday brunch at one of THE (not a) Friends‘ […]

This is what I want. What do YOU want?

I have a favor to ask. I’d love to know what your biggest organizing-related struggles are. Your anonymous responses will be invaluable in helping me create posts etc. for the future. Here’s the survey link: Survey (THANK YOU!) It’s quick and maybe a bit therapeutic – kind of like journaling?! And better than journaling, someone (me!) is listening […]

Get your kids (or yourself!) to do stuff using this simple tool

Earth Friendly + Kid Friendly + $ Friendly + YOU Friendly = mini clipboards I set up for my kids – and my sanity! Need an easy way to get your kids (spouse, partner, self!) to get stuff done? This is what has worked best for me – and today (Happy Earth Day!) I’ve made it a bit more […]

Weekly Food Prep 101: what I learned this weekend

The arrival of spring has me determined to step up my clean eating routine. My goal:  Eat clean 90% of the time. The two biggest challenges I struggle with: Having healthy (and good) snacks and meals ready to go when running out the door in the morning, and Knowing what we’re having that evening before the sun goes down. And if it’s prepped, even better. As […]

Do cords drive you crazy too? 4 simple solutions to your cord chaos

If cords make you want to take it and strangle something, this is for you.  Here are four ways cords have driven me cord crazy over the years, along with what’s helped me tame the cord chaos: Cord Calamity #1:  Which cord goes with what?! Simple Solution:  I finally wised up and started labeling cords when they […]

Organize your Car Console: 5 easy steps

Recently I was renewing my driver’s license and came to a question on the form that made me laugh – and cringe. It went something like: “While driving is there anything that causes emotional distress?” Basically, do you suffer from something that could make it dangerous to be behind the wheel. I wanted to answer, “YES!  The […]