Category Archives: Inspiration

Simplify Your Life Week

The first week of August is “Simplify Your Life Week”. What will you do to celebrate? Here are a few idea: Say no to a request that will take up time you don’t have to give. Make a list of … Continue reading

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Preparing for National Garage Sale Day: August 9th

Who knew! There is a national holiday devoted to the garage sale. How American is that?! We are such a consumer society that we denote a day of the year when we celebrate getting rid of stuff, so we can … Continue reading

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10 Ways to Organize Without Spending Any Money

Plan Meals. Turn your hangers around to identify the items you never wear. Note everything down in your calendar. Make a grocery list. Organize your pantry. Sort piles into groups of like-items. Reuse empty containers to store things. Organize your … Continue reading

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Are You Shopping This Weekend?

Things don’t make you happy. Do you agree?  

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Minimalist Thought for the Day

What would you do to find that life?

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Tolerance

For me, it’s all about tolerance. . . . . . and setting limits. This is where I keep my magazines. It’s the only place. You see, I seldom look at a magazine once I’ve read through it. But every … Continue reading

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Sensational Snack Organizing

By Basic Organization team member Tracy Wells. Recently I decided to try a new diet. I knew I needed to surround myself with healthier food choices. Having 3 younger children who like ice cream and can eat anything without gaining … Continue reading

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What’s Your Next Action?

Reaching a goal can be tough. Life gets in the way. At times that goal can seem so far away. You always hear, break it down into small pieces and eventually you’ll reach your goal. But how do you stay … Continue reading

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Closet Makeover – Part 3 of a Series

Post by Basic Organization team member Tracy Wells. For those of you who are following the Closet Makeover series this is part 3 of a series of advice on how to organize your wardrobe and closet. Last month we asked … Continue reading

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7 Awesome Ways to Sell Your Stuff

By Basic Organization team member Tracy Wells. Having trouble parting with some of your more expensive ticket items? Would being paid some cash motivate you to start purging? Below are some suggestions on what you can do with some of … Continue reading

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