Product Reviews

Using Cozi's Free Online Tools to Simplify and Organize

Using Cozi’s Free Online Tools to Simplify and Organize

In the interest of full disclosure, I have been asked to be a featured contributor on Cozi’s Live Simply site, and that is how I learned about this amazing productivity suite. However, they never asked or even implied that they’d like me to blog about the program, so all of the enthusiasm in this post [...]

Maximizing Your Kitchen Space: Nifty Products to Make It Easier!

Maximizing Your Kitchen Space: Nifty Products to Make It Easier!

Back when I started researching for the kitchen series, I received many offers to review organizational products for the kitchen. As I mentioned before, I’ve committed to only accepting products to review that I actually need or really want to help keep the clutter in our home to a minimum. However, I knew that Tiff [...]

Giveaway: Exclusive OXO Office Tools Found at Staples

Giveaway: Exclusive OXO Office Tools Found at Staples

*UPDATE: The giveaway has ended, and the winner is Rachel with comment #76! Rachel, I’ve emailed you so we can get your set of OXO Good Grips sent right out to you!
Last week, I had the opportunity to attend a teleconference hosted by Staples and featuring Donna Smallin, aka The One Minute Organizer, about the [...]

Question of the Day: What Kind of Food Storage Containers Do You Use?

Question of the Day: What Kind of Food Storage Containers Do You Use?

In the six-and-a-half years that I’ve been married and managing my own household, I’ve never owned nice food storage containers. I’ve used the “throwaway” Glad containers (without actually throwing them away!), a cheap set from Ikea and most recently, old sour cream, ricotta cheese and yogurt containers. They’ve all worked just fine, and I figured [...]

10 Home Office Organizing Tips from Peter Walsh

10 Home Office Organizing Tips from Peter Walsh

A couple of weeks ago, I had the privilege of reviewing Office Max’s new [IN]PLACE System by Peter Walsh (yes, the Peter Walsh, as seen on Clean Sweep and Oprah) and attending an exclusive webcast where Peter answered our questions and shared tips for getting organized.
Here are the top 10 tips I took away from [...]