Category: School

All About Solutions Your Organized Living Store

Welcome to our brand new blog! My name is Randi, and I am going to be writing to you about Solutions, our products, tips on organizing, and anything else that pops into my head! I think the best reason for me to write this blog is that like many of you, I have my messy moments. Wait a minute, a messy person working for an organizational supplies company – isn’t that an oxymoron? It’s a common joke that when I …

Easy way For Spring Cleaning

Junk the junk drawer! Almost everyone has a junk drawer. You know, that drawer that catches everything from keys to pens to spare change and the odd nail?   Imagine the sense of accomplishment when you finally tackle that annoying little drawer.Whether you use plastic containers, an ice cube tray or zip tie baggies to organize items, just do it!  Stackable Wine Holder sku 46453 Have your home professionally deep cleaned! Of course, we think the best way to welcome spring …

Keeping Your Locker Organized

Posted 9 Sep 2013 11:25 am . Filed under : Cleaning, Kids, Sale, School, Simplify By : admin

Your locker is the most important space that you own during the school season! This makes it important to keep it clean and organized, saving you time shuffling through piles of papers and clothing that you threw into your locker in between classes. Below are four simple tips to remember when it comes to keeping this area clean! 1. Decide What You Need Start off by removing all papers, binders, snacks, and other items from your locker. After all items …

Organizing Your Child’s Toys

Posted 28 Aug 2013 10:00 am . Filed under : Cleaning, Closet, Home, Kids, Organization, Sale, School, Toys By : admin

Organization is key when your child has numerous toys scattered all over their bedroom, the living room, the basement and anywhere else you can imagine! Here are three things to remember when teaching your kids how to stay organized! Keep Organizing Fun _ Exciting It is important to teach your children how to organize their own toys and put them back where they belong. You can emphasize that keeping toys in safe places will help them stay in good shape, …

Keeping Your Notes Organized

Posted 6 Aug 2013 5:58 pm . Filed under : Cleaning, Eco-Friendly, Home, Kids, Office, Organization, Sale, School By : admin

Is your dorm room, office or home desk filled with post-it notes, reminders and important dates? Keep your notes organized in a fun, trendy fashion using memo, cork and magnetic boards. The Combo Board Combine your weekly calendar with your notes and reminders using a combo board. The dry erase feature allows you to easily update your days, appointments and other plans while erasing everything you have already done. Spice up the look of the board by adding fun pictures …

Get Back to School Ready in No Time!

Posted 5 Aug 2013 9:55 am . Filed under : Eco-Friendly, Kids, Organization, School, Simplify, Storage By : admin

Get ready for the school bells and early morning alarm clocks! A new school year is on its way and it’s important to be prepared, organized and ready. Prep the home _ family for the busy days ahead with these simple steps. 1. Re-introduce a Sleep _ Morning Routine Avoid a drastic change from sleeping in until the late afternoons to waking up extra early to catch the bus by easing kids into a steady sleep schedule and morning routine. …

Maximize Your Closet Space

Posted 29 Jul 2013 11:57 am . Filed under : Cleaning, Closet, Eco-Friendly, Home, Organization, Sale, School, Simplify, Storage By : admin

Shoes, summer dresses, winter sweaters and everyday jeans are only a few of the items that fill up your closet space. Although many of us would love to have a closet as large as our bedroom, smaller living spaces and built-in closets make this idea very difficult. We’ve found a few simple solutions that will maximize any closet space in your home! The Double Hanger Hanging your shirts, sweaters, pants, dresses and jackets is important for eliminating wrinkles and providing …

4 Tips for a Trendy, Tidy Desk

Posted 25 Jul 2013 3:29 pm . Filed under : Cleaning, Decor, Home, Office, Organization, Sale, School By : admin

For those of us who spend a fair amount of time working (or studying) at our desks, either from home or from the office, it is important for our workspace to be well organized with a fresh and fun look. Organization is key when finding work documents, school notes, receipts and other important files. Below are a few tips that will help keep your desk looking tidy and trendy at the same time! 1. De-Clutter De-clutter before you start organizing. …

Delicious Lunch Ideas Your Kids Will Love

Posted 19 Jul 2013 12:45 pm . Filed under : Eco-Friendly, Home, Kids, Lunch, School, Shopping, Storage, Travel By : admin

The start of a new school year is approaching quickly, and so are all of the parent tasks that come with it, including making your child’s everyday lunch. Complaints will slowly start rolling in when your child is sick of having the same peanut butter and jelly sandwich for lunch every Monday to Friday. Try out these three easy-to-make (and delicious) healthy lunch meals that your kids will be sure to love!   Mixed Fruit Burrito Ingredients: 1 tbsp granulated …