Get It OUT!

  There are a lot of ways that you can tackle the sometimes emotional task of getting rid of things that you don’t use anymore.  This week I will offer three strategies that you can use–and potentially pass on to your children!   Have A Permanent...
Learning Styles and Homework Spaces

Learning Styles and Homework Spaces

Recently, a client asked me how to set up her children’s homework space.  Each learner is different, so there are some definite things to consider in order to maximize learning for school agers and teens.  Here’s what comes to mind when the seemingly...

Link to Article: Dirty Little Secrets of Tidy Families

I came across this blog post on a local Seattle designer Renate Ruby’s Facebook  page.  I love the fact that people are catching on to the “less is more” idea.  Of course, Apartment Therapy has always been great about that! The thing that stands out...

Clean Up For Kids

Home Key Organization’s Tip of the Week for July 22nd, 2013 Being that I mostly set up child environments, I talk to parents a LOT about helping to develop good clean up habits with their children. Here’s a few quick tips to get you going next time you and...

Environment Restoration

A question that I often get when I tell people I am a professional organizer is:  “Oh wow!  Is your house super organized?”  The answer:  no.  Not always.   However, the secret to my home is that everything has a place.  Though things may be out of place...

ORGANIZED Social Media!

  Social Media Customized for YOUR Small Business Are you behind the times? Is your business’ last Facebook post from 2011? Is lack of a social media presence turning potential customers away? Introducing… Organized Social Media · Facebook, Twitter, Linked In,...

Alternate Clothing Storage

Everyone seems so eager to buy dressers lately–but why?  Your home probably already has some clothing storage options that you haven’t even thought of yet!  For this weeks tip, I’ll give you a couple of ideas.  But–be creative!  There may be...
Picnic Time!

Picnic Time!

  I was at a picnic yesterday, and there’s a good chance I’ll attend at least one more before the end of the week.   While I love food and picnics, nothing irks me more than when things are piled on the table nonsensically.  I bet we’ve all...