Yesterday, we posted our Organization Tip #1 for the month to our Facebook page (check it out here). Overflowing or disorganized closets seem to creep into just about every home, dorm, and apartment out there. The best way to tackle a "bursting-at-the-seams" closet? Shave down your wardrobe!
Let's all be honest here - filtering our wardrobes is usually way more difficult than it should be. Afte [...]
Mornings are hard for everyone and getting ready in time is even more challenging. Here are 6 ways to make your morning routine a breeze to get through. Find even more tips and tricks for this tedious process in this cool article by ELLE magazine!
Tip #1: Take a shower at night! You don’t realize it, but taking a shower in the morning can take up most of the time you have to get ready. Sure, [...]
So as I sat staring at the three huge bags of hand-me-downs my big sister gave me, I realized...I have NO idea where to put everything. However, looking over the mountain of clothes in front of me made me think of how I managed to keep everything in my dorm room. Freshman year, my dorm had very little space to cram in the tons of clothes I had packed.
A dresser? Oh no, we had a small bureau [...]
At some point or another, we’ve all had the feeling that there aren’t enough hours in the day. Between classes and work, homework and practice, working until the late hours of the night becomes normal and sleep becomes a luxury. Good time-management becomes more crucial in college than ever before. We’re here to help you stay on track!
Determine which assignments [...]
I once had a floor-mate who was a neat freak's nightmare. When it came to clothes, her sweaters and blouses littered the floor and her jeans and coats were draped over any inanimate object in the room (I once found pairs of socks lining her bookshelf!). To call her dorm room a DISASTER would be a complete understatement. Despite all of this, she insisted that she knew where everything was and [...]
The semester is starting to pick up and with it the assignments are starting to pile up as well. At times, just looking at the stack of papers and notes in front of you is enough to make you want to hibernate until the summer rolls around. With so many topics covered within each class, it's hard to stay organized which, in turn, makes studying and reviewing the subject matter even harder. The key [...]
You know the deal - every year you start out as a clean, mean, organized machine. That is, until you realize how much easier it is to use your desk as a coat rack/make-up counter/ping pong table (you get the idea). Think your messy desk is beyond repair? We're here to help you reclaim your space and keep it neat and orderly for the rest of the semester!
Elimination Time - Go through your desk, [...]
It is quite common to feel as though there is just not enough space for all of your belongings within the confines of your dorm room. However, just because your room doesn't boast the same square footage as a penthouse, doesn't mean it has to be cramped and uncomfortable. With the help of your roommate(s) and a few of our useful tips, transform your room from an overcrowded, cluttered box to the l [...]
With 2012 in full swing, there is no better time to refresh and reorganize. January is "Get Organized Month", so we'll be bringing you helpful hints that will aid you in de-cluttering and rearranging various aspects of your daily life. From managing your school work to making your closet more navigable, we got your back!
We could not agree more with Unclutterer.com's sentiment that the key [...]
Class is back in session and you have a million things on your mind—classes, papers, projects, friends. But, let’s face it-- When you’re thrown into second semester after a nice, long break, you can become a little, uh, disheveled (I know. I’ve been there). So, it’s time to get back on track and get organized. Don’t worry! It’s as simple as 1, 2, 3.
1. When you get back [...]