By shawnachilders

How to Turn Any Space into a Home Office

Because my family of 4 (5, counting Lucy our yellow lab) lives in a small home (~1000sq ft), doing this whole ‘indefinitely working from home’ thing necessitated the need for a home office. Since we don’t have a lot of room to spare and we needed an area away from the screaming tantrums of a…

A Guide to Organizing your Work-at-Home Flow

Since so many of us have been working from home for a few months now, the novelty of it all is starting to wear off. Maybe you have started noticing that you aren’t as productive as you’d like to be or you can’t quite figure out how to emulate that conducive work environment. Below you…

Start 2020 Organized: a planning workshop

Start 2020 with a plan in place! Grab a warm cup of tea and get cozy with Shawna and other organized-aspiring ladies as we discuss the different aspects that go into creating successful household flow, family schedules, and productive routines over a delicious catered lunch. We’ll talk about how to get all family members involved…

Toy Organization + Rotation

Did you know that less is more, especially where kids toys are concerned? Checkout this new study from Univ of Toledo in journal of Infant Behavior and Development. “With fewer toys, participants had fewer incidences of toy play, longer durations of toy play, and played with toys in a greater variety of ways. This suggests…

Speaking + Workshops

Shawna is available to speak to your group or organization about creating space and efficiency in your routines, home, and life.  Organizing is more than just labels and bins, when you implement systems and routine in your life you are able to save time, stress, and money. Topics can include (but are not limited to):…

How-To Create a Laundry System

Almost every client that I visit (and household, ever) has a hard time keeping up with the laundry. I would say that a good 90% of the jobs I do are centered around laundry, clothing, and clothing storage. No matter how many times you majorly bust butt to get it all caught up, reach that…

Aspiring Minimalists: How-to Simplify + Save

Join us at this free presentation to learn how to put your minimalist goals into prioritized, actionable plans that help you reduce, reuse, and save resources. We will talk about creating good habits to live intentionally, removing clutter, conscious purchasing, and easy ways to cut waste and excess. We will be meeting in the Logan…

De-Clutter Your Life – *FREE*

Let’s talk clutter! What *is* clutter? How do we get rid of it? Where do we put it? What if it’s sentimental? How do we keep the clutter away? Join us at JOCO Central Resource Library in the Pickard Room at 6:30p for a *FREE* presentation covering all things clutter-related by seasoned Professional Organizer Shawna…

Decluttering Tips @ JoCo Rotary Club Meeting

I’m so excited to be speaking with the Johnson County Rotary Club Meeting on Thursday morning, May 10th! I will be doing a presentation called “Declutter Your Life” and sharing some decluttering tips for home, life, and mind. Check out the JoCo Rotary Club website for more info!

Meal Planning

Meal Planning is a simple way to plan ahead each week, saving time and energy. Meal plan one day of the week. Grocery shop the next. Prep food the next day if need be. Don’t feel like you have to do it all in one day. Meal Planning Plan out the week’s events, appointments, and…