Disneyland and California Adventure With Kids Done Smart and Cheap!
When I first asked the Organized Life community for their tips on how to do Disney Land, I received some incredible responses! One of the best was from the wonderful Daisy Phillips. When I approached Daisy to write a detailed article about how to do Disney Land on the cheap, I was sent the most extensive information I've seen so far on how to prepare, enjoy and remember fondly the happiest place on earth! I am beyond thrilled to be able to share with you this incredible source of information.
How to Make Spring Cleaning With Kids Fun!
As one hemisphere moves into the Spring and Summer months, another moves into their Fall and Winter. No matter what season it is for you at the moment, you may be looking to tackle some cleaning around your home to celebrate the changing season! This morning I would like to introduce you to the wonderful Cloe Matheson. Cloe is joining us this morning from beautiful New Zealand and is sharing 5 tips with us on making spring cleaning with your children fun!
Senior Guide for Decluttering and Feeling at Home
Every stage in life has a different need in terms of organization. Your organized life in your 20's will be completely different when you're entering your 40's and again in your 70's. I strive to provide you content that I feel will help you at whatever stage of the organizational process you are in, including the different, beautiful, stages of life! This morning, I'm so excited to share a guest post by Alejandra Roca. Today, Alejandra is discussing how to declutter as a senior, moving to that next stage of organization in your life and how to help you're loved one enter this exciting new stage of their journey!
Tips for Traveling with Kids
As we move into the Summer season here in the Northern hemisphere and our Southern most friends move into their Winter season, it’s a fantastic time to organize some family trips to celebrate the changing seasons! From planning, packing and organizing your itinerary, this morning the wonderful Tara Ray shares her thoughts on how to make traveling with the entire family easy and enjoyable!
Une semaine dans une famille française (A Week in a French Family)
Today marks a new beginning in the world of 'An Organized Life'! The first non-english post and, hopefully, the first of many guest contributors to speak their own language in this space and offer you even more inspiration from around the world. Rencontre-moi pour un café and enjoy this latest post en Français!
Money Saving Tips
One of my favorite things to do when I have some downtime is to discover new money saving tips from across the web! And, after (let's say) 20 years of researching, I have come up with several tips - some easy, some not so easy! Some simple and some extreme - that will save you some cash!
The Art of Saying "No" and Why it Matters
Living a simple and organized life means that sometimes you need to say "No" to things that simply won't fit into it. This morning I'm excited to share a guest article from Krysta Manning from The Thoughtful Mum on prioritizing what's important in your life and becoming comfortable saying "No" and enjoying the freedom that saying that simple word brings.
Gifts for Mom
Mother's day is almost upon us, and if you're looking for some gift giving ideas that don't involve objects and wrapping paper, then look no further! I've compiled a list of gifts including tickets to events, experiences like skydiving and the old tried-and-true flower arrangement! Remember to show your Mom some love this Sunday!
Planning for a Successful Week
I stumbled upon Lauren's gorgeous instagram feed an_organized_life many months ago and immediately became enamored. As a devotee of home organization and the pursuit of a minimalist lifestyle, Lauren was a girl after my own heart. I am thrilled that she has graciously extended me the offer of writing a guest post for her blog.
Amanda's Top Tips
Establish a Morning Routine
Morning and night I have mapped out what needs to be done for our days to go smoothly. I like to wake up an hour earlier to get myself showered and ready for my day, and then I will wake my daughters at 7AM. I like to have everything in order so they know what they need to do ...