Reading Time: 5 minutes School is officially in session and you may still be trying to figure out a regular routine again. You’ve had to deal with a lot of planning, prepping, scheduling, and keeping track of . . . stuff. As with most things, planning ahead can make a huge difference so here are a few things you can put in place to get ahead of the game and get kids organized for the school year.
Stephanie King, owner of Status: Organized, is a professional organizer, writer, and reiki practitioner who’s passionate about making life easier for her clients. She’s based in Houston, Texas, but can often be found on an airplane en route to exploring new places or climbing mountains. She is the Membership Director on the Houston Chapter of the National Association of Productivity and Professionals (NAPO) Board of Directors. She previously held the position of Professional Development Director. She earned her Residential Organizing Certificate through NAPO and continues to advance her education through NAPO University, as well as her two special interest groups, Authorship & Publishing, and Holistic Organizers. Her organizing mission is to declutter and organize all spaces in a home, creating only positive feelings when walking into each room. Her hope is that by decluttering the physical, the mental, spiritual, and emotional clutter disappears as well.
Reading Time: 5 minutes If you have thousands of emails to dig through, you probably feel overwhelmed by that red little number attached to your email app icon. Even though you may joke about the number, and state you won’t ever declutter your inbox, the stress that accompanies that itty bitty little number is still within you. So, let’s chat about how organizing your email inbox can improve your efficiency and peace of mind while reducing stress.
Reading Time: 4 minutes Summer is upon us and it seems everyone is ready for a post-pandemic summer vacation. Some parents say that traveling with kids is a trip and not a vacation because of how much work can be involved. But with a little (or a lot!) of planning, you could have one of the best family vacations yet. Keep reading for my tips for summer travel with kids.
Reading Time: 6 minutes Are there rooms in your home that you avoid, have “bad energy”, or just feel heavy when you venture inside? Are you and your fellow housemates arguing more than usual? Do events that could be deemed “unlucky” happen to you all the time? Is any part of your life unstable (home, work, finances, relationships, sleeping, health)? Or do you break or drop a lot of items?
If you answered yes to any of the above questions, your home could benefit from Feng Shui practices! Check out Status: Organized’s latest blog post to learn how to Feng Shui your home, which will ultimately energize and balance your life.
Reading Time: 4 minutes This time of year, the extra time outside can feel amazing but if you don’t stay ahead of the organizing game, the backyard can quickly get out of hand with all the added fun. These outdoor organization ideas will help you breeze through summer utilizing your backyard to its full potential.