Frozen Food Storage: Recommended Times | www.smarthappyorganized.com

Frozen Food Storage: Recommended Times

I love any piece of information that can tell me how long I can store my food for. If I didn’t have this information handy my husband would eat anything in the fridge even if it’s been in their 10 days. He’s either very brave or has an iron stomach. I’m not sure which! Here is a great info graphic…

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How to Stop Self Sabotage and Learn to Just Keep Swimming

I wanted to sit down and talk with you a little bit about something I struggle with. Something I believe runs in my family. Something that needs to end with me. Self sabotage. Self sabotage is any behavior that creates problems and interferes with long-standing goals.

Breaking Through Procrastination: The Procrastinator's Guide to Getting Organized | Who This E book Is For: If you're a busy person struggling with clutter build up and procrastination, and you think that getting organized will NEVER happen, there is a very specific formula that will not only reverse this detrimental thought process but will stop the disorganization cycle altogether. With this specific formula, you will be able to get out of your own way, beat procrastination and every other barrier your brain puts between you and a clutter-free life. | www.smarthappyorganized.com

Breaking Through Procrastination: The Procrastinator’s Guide to Getting Organized

Awhile back I introduced you to an amazing e book my friend Nealey wrote. Well, I still think it’s one of the coolest books around and I actually pull it out myself when I get stuck or just need  plan already laid out for me. I have to share this book with you because I have read it and it…

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Introducing the Best Student Academic Planner | www.smarthappyorganized.com | back to school, school supplies, academic planners, student planners

Introducing the Best Student Academic Planner

If you’re like me then you probably already know that your child’s back to school supply list is ready and waiting for you on the school’s website. Yep, I just went and bought all of Sam’s supplies last week. Granted he’s gonna be a second grader so he doesn’t quite need a planner yet, but for those of you who…

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Back to School: A Parent's Guide to Be Ready | www.smarthappyorganized.com |Like it or not, the summer is flying by which means the back to school season is starting soon. With that comes new or old routines, school supplies to get, and a growing to do list for parents. This is a time of excitement for things to come- including new outfits, haircuts, and the all too familiar- dread of rushed mornings! Let’s make this the year of a seamless start! This list will help you ease you into the new school year. Here are nine tips to get a head start:

Back to School: A Parent’s Guide to Be Ready

Like it or not, the summer is flying by which means the back to school season is starting soon. With that comes new or old routines, school supplies to get, and a growing to do list for parents. This is a time of excitement for things to come- including new outfits, haircuts, and the all too familiar- dread of rushed…

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How to Have Perfectly Organized Pets

My home would not be complete without my two dogs. Ginger the Rat Terrier is clearly the alpha dog over the larger, easygoing Greyhound Pippi. I talk to them often during the day. If I could fit the Greyhound in a Baby Bjorn I would. We’ve had a zoo of sorts around here over the years: rabbits, mice, gerbils, fish,…

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10 Things to Know About Amazon Prime Day July 12th | www.smarthappyorganized.com | home shopping, gift shopping, save money online, kindle books

10 Things to Know About Amazon Prime Day July 12th

This post contains affiliate links for which I may make a small commission at no cost to you. Thank you! I’ve been meaning for some time to tell you about Amazon Prime and how much I use and love it. So it occurred to me that since July 12th is Amazon Prime Day this would be a great time to…

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37 Top Professional Organizing Tools | http://smarthappyorganized.com |When I was just starting out as a professional organizer one of the things I was most excited about were all of the organizing tools we get to use. I wanted to make sure I was prepared for many different situations I may face going to client's homes. I started researching other professional organizers websites to see what they had in their tool kits.

37 Top Professional Organizing Tools

When I was just starting out as a professional organizer one of the things I was most excited about were all of the organizing tools we get to use. I wanted to make sure I was prepared for many different situations I may face going to client’s homes. I started researching other professional organizers websites to see what they had…

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How Family Work Makes Your Family Stronger | http://smarthappyorganized.com | I believe that family work is a blessing to families. There is always a need to shelter, clothe, feed, and care for each other. When you work together especially doing repetitive chores you become closer forging family ties and promoting togetherness.

How Family Work Makes Your Family Stronger

I believe that family work is a blessing to families. There is always a need to shelter, clothe, feed, and care for each other. When you work together especially doing repetitive chores you become closer forging family ties and promoting togetherness. With this post I’m wrapping up my, “Five Point Plan to Overcome Overwhelm and Promote Family Togetherness.” (You can…

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How to Spend Quality Family Time Through Activities and Exercise | www.smarthappyorganized.com | Family exercise ideas, family activities, one-on-one time, together with children

Quality Family Time: How to Spend it Through Activities and Exercise

Now you might think family meetings and family dinners count towards time as a family. Well they do, sort of. But nothing can take the place of quality family time with no distractions and one-on- one time with each other and the kids. So how do you carve that time out of your schedule? Well, you schedule it just like…

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How You Can Promote Wellness and Healing for Your Family " | www.smarthappyorganized.com | essential oils, herbs, family health and wellness

How You Can Promote Wellness and Healing for Your Family

I don’t usually share super personal stories but this one is near and dear to me since it’s about our son Samuel. About four years ago we moved to Colorado from Memphis, TN. Mostly we wanted the change because we had always wanted to live in Colorado but it really became necessary when our son was three and had such…

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Family Dinners: Bring Your Family Together | http://smarthappyorganized.com | How many nights a week do you sit down as a family for dinner? Trust me there is no judgement here because for years my husband has worked shift work and family dinners were rare. Now his schedule has changed and we are making them a priority. Family dinners aren’t just about the food they are about coming together as a family and relaxing a little, while enjoying food and conversation with each other. They are about togetherness.

Family Dinners: Bring Your Family Together

How many nights a week do you sit down as a family for dinner? Trust me there is no judgement here because for years my husband has worked shift work and family dinners were rare. Now his schedule has changed and we are making them a priority. Family dinners aren’t just about the food they are about coming together as…

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