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old new habits

7 Tips To Develop Habits That Will Last

    According to a study out of Duke University, 45% of the activities we do in a day are already a habit. Think about when you get up in the morning. Most of us are still waking up but have still managed to put the coffee…
common mistakes

Decluttering Mistakes: What To Do Instead

“A failure to plan is a plan to fail” Benjamin Franklin If you’re the type to jump into a decluttering project without thinking it through fully, this blog is for you! Here are some mistakes to avoid when taking on your next…
How To Prepare For A Productive Week

How To Prepare For A Productive Week

Do you know how to prepare for a productive week? If you've ever picked up a good planner, one of the first things it'll prompt you to do is reflect on your previous week. Although an important piece in how to prepare for a productive…
How To Stop Hanging Onto Clothes You No Longer Wear

How To Stop Hanging Onto Clothes You No Longer Wear

We've all been there. No matter how hard we try, we can't seem to let go of that pair of shoes or that cute dress we bought years ago. Maybe it brings back old memories, or perhaps you think, "Oh, they're too cute to give away." Whatever…
How to Carve Out Time For Self Care

How to Carve Out Time For Self Care

What do you think of when you think of self-care? Most of us can agree that the self-care we enjoy most is a day at the spa with our besties, a nice bath with candles or finally reading that novel we bought three years ago! But there’s…
12 Tips To Save Money With An Organized Fridge

12 Tips To Save Money With An Organized Fridge

Looing for ways to save time and save money? According to the United Nations, the average Canadian household wastes 140 kg of food per year. That’s not only a lot of food waste but a lot of money wasted as well. Below are tips to…
8 Ways to Better Organize Your Bedroom

8 Ways to Better Organize Your Bedroom

It's important to determine what purpose the bedroom will serve before you begin organizing. A bedroom can be many things, including a home office, a room to relax and watch TV, a place to read, or it can be solely a place for sleep. If…

Podcast

7 Myths of Home OrganizingKathy McEwan (KathyMcEwan.com)

Episode 65: 7 Myths of Home Organizing

In this week’s episode, I go over 7 myths of home organizing. These sets of beliefs are not true and could be holding you back from getting your home organized. Have a listen to find out what the myths of home organizing are and their…
How to Make a To Do List Work For You!Kathy McEwan (Second Set of Hands)

Episode 62: How to Make a To-do List Work for You

Did you know that there is a right and wrong way to create to-do lists? Yup, sure is. On this week’s episode I go over 6 ways to make a to-do list work for you, the benefits of a to-do list, tips to keep your to-do list running smoothly, and…
15 Quick Tips to Save Money with an Organized FridgeKathy McEwan (Second Set of Hands)

Episode 56: 15 Quick Tips to Save Money with an Organized Fridge

Don't think that a simple thing like an organized fridge can save you money? Did you know that according to the United Nations, the average Canadian household wastes 140 kg of food per year? That is not only a lot of food waste, but a lot of…