Exclusive Invite.l Offer: Daily Planner Ver.2 for $17 Shipped

I am so excited to bring you this exciting, exclusive offer from Invite.l just for Life Your Way readers! I first introduced you to the Invite.l stationery company last year, and I've been head over heels for their stuff since I discovered them. I've also had the privilege of working with their team behind the…

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Organization: Removing Rocks or Just Moving Them Around?

The following post is from Joshua of Becoming Minimalist: A number of years ago, I was speaking to a roomful of teenagers on priorities. I shared this story (which originated with Stephen Covey): A university professor was addressing his new group of business students and, to drive home a point, used an illustration those students…

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Back to the Basics: Using Naked Binders to Get Organized

Like many of you, I have a deep appreciation for office supplies. As in I'd rather visit OfficeMax than Kay Jewelers. A couple weeks ago, I introduced you to Naked Binder, a Life Your Way sponsor, and their line of environmentally friendly binders. They also sent me a set to test for myself, and I…

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Giveaway: Get Organized with a Set of Naked Binders

This giveaway is now closed! The winner is Carmen ([email protected])! Can recycled office products save the world? Maybe not. But by creating products from recycled materials that are 100% recyclable and strong, they can keep 60 million pounds of toxic material from landfills each year improving air quality and preserving forests and wild spaces. Here’s how: Naked…

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Organizing as a Lifestyle Rather Than an Event

When I made the decision in December (2008) to finally launch Organizing Your Way, which had been a dream of mine for many, many months, I had no idea that I would be facing extreme nausea and exhaustion in January and February. As it turns out, we found out we were expecting a baby just…

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10 Containers to Reuse or Recycle for Craft Supplies

Organizing children's craft supplies doesn't have to be expensive! Here are 10 common items that you can reuse to help get you organized instead of throwing them away: 1. Jars Use jars for craft supplies so that you can see how much you have. As the picture above shows, using jars is a great way…

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Organization is a Journey, Not a Destination

The following is a guest post from Michelle from The Parent Vortex: I've been blogging in this space -- first Organizing Your Way and then Life Your Way -- for over three years now, and there are some great posts in the archives that don't get much attention anymore. This week, I'll be sharing some…

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Giveaway: Get Organized for Winter and Win a $50 American Express Gift Card

This giveaway is now closed! The winner is Lisa ([email protected])! Even though winter started almost a month ago, it doesn't really feel like winter around here. We got our one and only snow of the season so far the day we left for Disney World in early November (so while we got to spend 3…

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MindMaple Mind Mapping Software

I've always been a fan of mind maps, which help you organize thoughts, break down topics and goals into smaller chunks and think through ideas more completely. In fact, we even have a nifty mind map printable available, and I've also used and shared my thoughts about the Popplet app for iOS devices. I wasn't…

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Introducing the New AboutOne and AcornPoints (and a $10,000 Giveaway!)

I've shared AboutOne with you before, but this online home management system just keeps getting better! AboutOne is the fast easy way to organize your busy life, and the company has partnered with Microsoft and Suze Orman (IDSafe) to launch a brand new version of its online organizer. You have Facebook for friends and LinkedIn…

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