Organize Toys for Barbie Day!

Did you know that March 9th was National Barbie Day? Considering Barbie’s recent sweep of Oscar nominations, there’s never been a better time to celebrate! The iconic doll is a mutual friend of moms, dads, and professional organizers alike—we spend days sorting through her accessories, picking out the right storage bins to fit all of […]

10 Tips to Organize a Backpack

All the hustle and bustle of back to school brings with it the great task of keeping up with backpacks. But don’t stress…we have some ideas for you! Organizing kids’ backpacks will help create a smoother and more efficient routine for both you and your kids this school year. Here are 10 tips to organize […]

Creating a Drop Zone

Creating an organized and functional drop zone for kids’ back-to-school backpacks can help streamline your morning routines and keep things tidy. At Abundance Organizing we use the word launch pad when referring to a drop zone. Establishing a launch pad for your kids gives you that needed in-between place to house items needed when you […]

Back-to-School Supplies

Is it really time to go back to school? So much to do, get ready, and set into rhythm at the beginning of the new school year. We have compiled a list of some of our favorite back-to-school organizing supplies from The Container Store. Here are our top 10 favorite back-to-school supplies:  (1) BINS AND […]

Tips for Moving With Kids

This time of year generally is the most busy moving season. While moving is exciting, it can be a very challenging task with kids. But with some careful planning and organization, you can make the process smoother for everyone involved. Here are some tips for moving with kids: Communicate with your kids: Explain to your […]

10 Ideas for Organizing Outdoor Toys

You definitely should be enjoying your summer, and not spending the whole time trying to corral, find, put away, and manage toys. Summertime is such a wonderful time of year to spend outdoors. Those outdoor toys though can definitely get out of hand. There is always something that can be let go, and decluttering outdoor […]

Spring Cleaning with Kids

Spring is here! There is so much to clean and declutter. But don’t do it alone! Spring cleaning with kids can be so much fun. They enjoy helping out and it’s such a great opportunity to teach them. Here are a couple tips for spring cleaning with kids: Turn Cleaning into a Game Chores do […]

Tips to Prepare Your Kids for the Holidays

There’s no time like the present to prepare your kids for the holidays! It’s time to get ready for all the gifts that will be coming in by making room and decluttering. We all get so overwhelmed throughout the year with the “stuff” in our homes. As professional organizers, we see the strain “stuff” puts […]

Keeping ADHD Kids Organized

Children with ADHD tend to struggle with organization – losing track of time, inability to complete assigned tasks, routinely losing items, and frequently appearing to be forgetful. But kids with ADHD can develop good organizational habits with some help and some coaching. Providing structure and support is key. Here are 10 tips for keeping ADHD […]

Setting up an Art Center

Coloring isn’t just for kids – it’s a great stress reliever for everyone! Some of our team members sure do love a good coloring sheet. In honor of National Coloring Day, on September 14th, we have an Abundance Organizing coloring sheet for you! Just print out the attached PDF above and let your imagination soar. […]

Tips for Organizing Books

Do you have piles of books that you would like to organize on your shelves? Or maybe you would like to practically be able to find the books you are looking for on a regular basis? Whatever your goals are, here are some tips for organizing books. Sorting Options There are a couple of different […]

Tips to Establish a Homework Station

When you imagine a homework station, what do you see? A desk with a chair? What if we told you that a homework station does not necessarily have to be that. Some children work best at the dining room table or laying down on the couch. It is important to take into consideration your child […]