Organizing Games and Puzzles – Professional Organizers Blog Carnival

Did you know that this is National Game and Puzzle Week? Apparently this special week was created to encourage families to sit down and play games together, especially around American Thanksgiving. (I hope you don’t mind if I call it that, since you guys call ours “Canadian Thanksgiving” and all…) That sounds like a lot of fun to me, so…

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Space Planning – Professional Organizers Blog Carnival

A key step in just about every organizing project is determining what is going to go where. For that reason, I invited my readers to contribute their blog posts about Space Planning to this month’s Professional Organizers Blog Carnival. Our sponsor for this edition is an expert in this area! Tracey Shadley of Organize A – Z spent 18 years at California…

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Getting Organized for Back to School – Professional Organizers Blog Carnival

Since it’s that time of year when summer holidays are winding down and students of all ages are getting ready to go back to school, this edition of the Professional Organizers Blog Carnival is about Getting Organized for Back to School. Our sponsor for this month is Leslie Josel of Order Out of Chaos, who is a Professional Organizers Blog Carnival Star Blogger…

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Saying No – Professional Organizers Blog Carnival

Whether people are “too busy” or have “too much stuff,” professional organizers and productivity consultants understand that many of life’s aggravations could be lessened by saying No. Saying Yes too often – to themselves while shopping, to those who offer them things they really don’t need, or to others when they overcommit their time – can lead to clutter, overspending, stress,…

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Getting Organized after a Disaster – Professional Organizers Blog Carnival

With a growing number of disasters (both natural and otherwise) occuring yearly, people are taking emergency preparedness more seriously than ever before. Despite that, many are not prepared for potential emergencies, and even those who are, or think they are, can be caught off guard. For this month’s Blog Carnival, I invited my readers to help address those situations by…

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Organizing the Living Room – Professional Organizers Blog Carnival

For many, the living room is a hub of activity. For others, it’s a special place to receive guests. Often it serves both purposes, which makes keeping the living room organized not just important, but challenging. This month, I’ve asked professional organizers to share their advice on organizing the living room. I invite you to read their posts to learn…

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Organizing Entryways & Mudrooms – Professional Organizers Blog Carnival

Where I live in Canada, and in many other places, it’s time to pull out the winter coats, boots, hats, mittens and scarves. That’s a lot of extra stuff to keep near the door – especially if you’ll be doing a lot of entertaining over the holiday season. To help you deal with this challenge, not just now but throughout…

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Organizing Recipes – Professional Organizers Blog Carnival

One thing that we humans all have in common is the need to eat. Most of us enjoy it, and home cooking seems to be on the rise again. And where there’s cooking, there are recipes that need to be organized! This edition of the Professional Organizers Blog Carnival is all about Organizing Recipes, and EverPresent is our sponsor. EverPresent works with…

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