Question of the Day: Share Your Organizing Successes

On an organizing blog like this, it's easy to set up some kind of ideal that makes others feel like they're never organized or productive enough. That is definitely not what I want Organizing Your Way to become, and today I want to hear your organizing successes! Whether you're a very organized person or someone…

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Question of the Day: Do You Use Color Coding to Help You Organize?

One of the tips that was emphasized during both Office Max webcasts I attended (about organizing your home office and helping kids organize for back-to-school) is to color code your calendar, files, etc. so that each family member has their own color and everything can be easily filed or found by its color. My girls…

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Question of the Day: Do You Have Any Fun First Day of School Traditions?

I'm big on traditions. I think they're a fun way to celebrate and build family memories, and I think my type-A personality likes the predictability of them! Although we're homeschooling, we have a bunch of "first day of school" traditions that we started this year. It got me wondering what other people do as well...…

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Question of the Day: What’s Your Best Back-to-School Tip?

I have some ideas for back-to-school organization and time management that I'll be sharing next week, but the truth is my kids are all young, so I'll mostly be passing on what I've learned from other people. Because I know y'all are a wealth of information, I'd love to hear your best back-to-school tips as…

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Question of the Day: Share Your Favorite Organizing Blogs!

No, no, I'm not fishing for comments today! However, I love finding great posts to share with you, connecting with other bloggers in the niche and looking for ways to improve Organizing Your Way, so today's question of the day is: Who are your favorite organizing bloggers (besides Organizing Your Way, of course!)? What do…

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Question of the Day: Do You Clean Before You Leave for Vacation?

The weekend before last we spent the weekend at the beach, and as I was running around before we left, cleaning and preparing for our return, I thought this would make a perfect question of the day. So here it is: What do you do to prepare for your return from vacation before you leave?…

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Question of the Day: What Essentials Do You Keep In Your Car?

Summer schedules often include more time spent on the road, whether it's a weekend road trip or just a day at the local pool or park. With all this extra time spent in the car, it's good to be prepared for life's little emergencies – being stuck in traffic at dinner time, a potty accident…

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