Don’t let a quick glance at the calendar send you into panic mode as you realize the end of summer is approaching. Hard to imagine, but it’s nearly time to put away the flip flops, pool noodles and faded beach towels, but it’s also a chance for a fresh start for your family as a new school year approaches. Why not start with a clean, organized house that will help pave the way to a more calm and stress-free fall?
It’s no easy task to start the de-cluttering process. The urge to procrastinate is strong, because the task requires a lot of decision making that saps your energy from the start. There’s the emotional clutter of what to do with Aunt Betty’s china, the overwhelming mounds of too much paper in too many places, and the puzzle of how to get family members involved in the process. We’ve talked to some of our favorite East Valley Mommy Bloggers for the following tips, as well as their advice on how to insert a bit of fun into the process.
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Local blogger tips:
Many Hats of a Mom, Working Parent Morning Routine
Active Mom, 7 Tips for family organization
A Whimsicle Life, How to Teach Kids to Pack Lunch
Chandler Macaroni Kid, How to Organize your Home