Thanksgiving Craft for Kids: A Gratitude Tree
November 6, 2017 – 7:08 am | 2 Comments

Thanksgiving Craft for Kids: A Gratitude Tree
 
It’s early in the month so why not start recognizing and sharing what you are thankful for. A gratitude tree is the perfect way to express thanks.

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Lorraine Brock is the owner of Get Organized! and is a Professional Organizer, Family Coach and Speaker in the Dallas/Ft.Worth area.

Organize with Labels
September 16, 2012 – 6:34 am | No Comment
Organize with Labels

How to use a label maker as an organization tool
by Lorraine Brock
Label Maker… if you don’t have one now, it’s time to get one! Label makers have so many functions in an organized home or …

Step into an Organized Shoe Space
August 15, 2012 – 6:05 am | 2 Comments
Step into an Organized Shoe Space

How to Organize and Store Shoes
Most women love to shop and many of us have a shoe obsession, especially when seasons change. We want new sandals for summer in a variety of colors and in …

A Review of ‘Rite of Passage Parenting’
July 26, 2012 – 9:57 am | No Comment
A Review of ‘Rite of Passage Parenting’

by Lorraine Brock
I am currently reading a book about how to raise responsible, capable adults in a culture where our children are not exposed to the experiences that allow them to succeed. Rite of Passage …

The ABCs of Organizing CDs and DVDs
July 19, 2012 – 12:04 pm | 8 Comments
The ABCs of Organizing CDs and DVDs

Tips on organizing, cataloging and storing your CD and DVD collections
by Lorraine Brock
Often when we are hired to organize living or work spaces, we find large numbers of CDs and DVDs. Traditionally our clients store …

How to Organize and Store Kids School Papers
June 18, 2012 – 9:20 am | No Comment
How to Organize and Store Kids School Papers

Organizing everyday school work, report cards and other achievements
 
by Lorraine Brock
This post is Part 2 of a series on organizing and storing your kids’ school papers. Read Part 1: The Art of Organizing Kids Artwork.
School …

The Art of Organizing Kids Artwork
May 16, 2012 – 6:10 pm | One Comment
The Art of Organizing Kids Artwork

How to Organize and Store Kids School Work – Part 1 of 2
 
When I receive a phone call from a new client wanting organizing help, invariably the discussion leads to a confession of “I am …

Open the Door to an Organized Closet
April 16, 2012 – 11:47 am | 4 Comments
Open the Door to an Organized Closet

   
How to organize a closet to create
extra storage space
 
by Lorraine Brock
We all have areas in our homes we call storage space, but not all storage spaces are created equal. Some of us have …

Your Wedding Dress: Keep it or Not?
March 26, 2012 – 9:40 am | One Comment
Your Wedding Dress: Keep it or Not?

How to Decide Whether to Keep Your Wedding Gown or Not
Weddings are beautiful and so are the wedding dresses worn by the brides. Every bride dreams of her wedding day and often spends untold hours …

Even a Professional Organizer Needs to Purge: Getting Rid of Clutter
February 15, 2012 – 8:00 am | 5 Comments
Even a Professional Organizer Needs to Purge: Getting Rid of Clutter

How to Declutter Your Home

by Lorraine Brock
As I was doing some cleaning and organizing last month, I came across various items that I knew I had not used in a long time, but still had …

Knee Deep in Homework and No School Supplies in the House
September 13, 2011 – 10:34 pm | One Comment
Knee Deep in Homework and No School Supplies in the House

Summer vacation is over and we are now a few weeks into school and knee deep in homework. I have to admit that I am not a fan of homework. I realize it is necessary …