February 14, 2017

Have you seen those beautiful bedrooms in the decorating magazines? Yeah, we're not doing that. Let's design a functional space that's easy to clean and maintain. A place that says "we have kids," but we also make time for ourselves. Let's talk about organizing tips fo...

January 21, 2016

This PAX renovation is by far the biggest project we've done in our new house.  It definitely warrants a product review that may help you decide to go with PAX or not in your own home.  Our hall closet turned mudroom project was a game changer for getting out of t...

September 3, 2015

 

We’ve already talked about setting up a “mudroom” type area to make it easier to get out the door in the morning for school, but what else can you do to cut down on the last minute panic?  Here are some quick tips to streamline your routine.  Don't try them all at onc...

August 20, 2015

 

Tackling the clothes in your master closet can be a joy, a pain, or a little of both.  But after you accomplish that task there are still some things to do.  Depending on what you love to collect, you may have shoes, jewelry, scarves, purses, or other kinds of accesso...

August 13, 2015

 

 

 

If you can't see the floor in your master closet, it is beyond time to get some good ole organizing done in there.  If there is dust on some of your clothes, then yes it's time for a re-do.  If you constantly say you have nothing to wear... you see where I'm going w...

July 16, 2015

Back to school sales are already in full swing so it's the perfect time to organize your kid's clothes.  Take advantage of the low prices in pretty much every store you can think of - Walmart, Bed, Bath & Beyond, Kohls, Target, and even IKEA - for some great deals on p...

November 6, 2014

 

This week is the Master Bedroom Closet... if you can call it that.  I have to go into my bathroom, close the door, and only then can I walk into the closet.  I can pretty much do a little spin in there, but then I become claustrophobic and have to go back to the ba...

October 9, 2014

 

We, at Organized Joy, are known for using ordinary objects in extra-ordinary ways.  Old picture frame?  No, that's a dry-erase family calendar.  A cutlery organizer?  No way, it's for holding office supplies in your desk.  Shoe organizers?  Oh, let us count...

September 18, 2014

Sometimes it's easy to see when you have too much. If you can't see the floor in your room, then yes, it's time for some things to go. But what if you are a reasonably neat and orderly person? You still need a system in place for getting rid of the few things you no lo...

August 1, 2014

It's Back to School time again and here's how to make the morning go much smoother: 

 

Plan out the week's worth of clothes on Sunday!  Get the kids involved and let them choose all of their outfits for the week.  They can pick the top and bottom, plus underwear, socks,...

Please reload

Most Popular Posts
Please reload

Search By Tags
Please reload