Organized Chaos

Organization Ideas; thoughts on making life simpler.

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The Simplicity Challenge

I'm on a quest. I went to a New Year's Eve party where everyone had to come with a handful of resolutions. Well, I don't really do resolutions, but this prompted me to come up...

Started by Kelly on 03/14/2012 in Organized Chaos

Last update on 09/01/2012 by Frances

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Organizing new home is a disaster!

We just moved about a week and a half ago. I have most everything unpacked that is needed to be out. I want to keep this place tidy and clutter free. However, my kids and DH...

Started by Savvy Mama on 11/01/2011 in Organized Chaos

Last update on 11/26/2011 by Casey

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Im always forgettin things.

So Im in charge, so to speak, of getting the kids ready and off the school in the morning. We go through his daughters book bag at night. He sings what needs to be signed. Im...

Started by Casey on 08/22/2011 in Organized Chaos

Last update on 10/21/2011 by Casey

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Packing...

...is like being in a tornado, what a disaster the living room becomes. I never leave behind a thing!

Started by User on 08/04/2009 in Organized Chaos

Last update on 08/10/2011 by Casey

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anyone have tips on keeping ur house clean?

I have two little ones and a 17 yr old at home. I clean everyday but it seems like 5 minutes after I am done they destroy some days it seems like all I do is clean any tips????

Started by Tara on 05/23/2010 in Organized Chaos

Last update on 07/07/2011 by Casey

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allowance for 14yo

I have a 14 yo and was wondering how much allowance she should be given. Do you tie chores to this? Also, she is keeping her 8yo brother this summer, how much extra? Thanks...

Started by Shari on 06/21/2011 in Organized Chaos

Last update on 06/21/2011 by Shari

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do you clean your older childrens rooms?

5 and up? I REFUSE to clean my 14 & 10 yr olds room. They're perfectly capable of cleaning it themselves. Now its so fricken bad I had to take the door off because I couldn't...

Started by Sharon on 08/04/2009 in Organized Chaos

Last update on 06/12/2011 by Jessica

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ADHD MOM raising ADD KIDS!

I feel like I will never dig my way out from the mess that is home, life and just feeling over whelmed.... My name is Angela.... LOL. How is everyone else doing?

Started by Angela on 08/18/2010 in Organized Chaos

Last update on 06/01/2011 by Corena

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Help!!!

I hate cleaning! I do because if I dont no one else will. I am always trowing stuff out because we dont really use it or dont need it. My boyfriend on the other hand wont get...

Started by Casey on 02/14/2011 in Organized Chaos

Last update on 06/01/2011 by Christy

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Any ideas on new storage?

I would really love to purchase wicker baskets for storing the kids things, but unfortunately our budget doesn't allow for it. I read up and started using cardboard boxes...

Started by Sarah on 10/25/2010 in Organized Chaos

Last update on 05/18/2011 by Christy

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organization

Any tips for cheap or repurposed organziational items/idea... I feel soo overwhelmed by STUFF! I have ADHD, raising 1 ADHD and 1 non ADD daughter by myself. Any ideas would be...

Started by Angela on 08/21/2010 in Organized Chaos

Last update on 10/13/2010 by Tammy

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Intro

Hi ladies! Wanted to reach out and extend an invite to any new members who have not yet introduced themselves to the community. Please share a litle about yourselves, and maybe...

Started by Magaly on 08/25/2009 in Organized Chaos

Last update on 10/09/2010 by Jonie

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Making space where there isn't any.

As most moms know...with children (i have 3, a teen and 2 preschoolers), regardless of age, you end up accumulating TONS of stuff. I frequently purge, but my biggest obstacle is...

Started by Magaly on 08/03/2009 in Organized Chaos

Last update on 09/04/2010 by Sarah

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Hi

Gotta go the babys up

Started by Sarah on 05/13/2010 in Organized Chaos

Last update on 05/13/2010 by Sarah

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What's your biggest challenge at home/work?

For a long time I've had to make due with lack of storage space (NYC, and their lack of closets in apts). Having to be creative with how I was going to find a home for...

Started by Magaly on 08/12/2009 in Organized Chaos

Last update on 03/29/2010 by Dianne