Archives for August 2010

Back To School Week: Creating School Routine

I was lucky enough to meet Alana [on-line] of Domestically Challenged who has become my child rearing guru.  I asked her to help me with my back-to-school week by discussing the importance of setting up routines for our children now that school has begun.  As you all know I love everything organized, but getting my kids to get into the proper routine for school will be difficult.  I asked for her … [Read more...]

Back-To-School Week: What Supplies Do You Need For Homework Station?

My kids go back to school next Tuesday.  I know many of you already have kids in school, but I decided that I would do a Back-To-School week on Fashionably Organized.  Welcome!  Today's post will be a list of items you should have on hand to create a homework station.  There are many containers you can use and I'll give you some suggestions, but in general if your child is elementary school age … [Read more...]

The Socializer Eye Cream – Fashion Friday

TGIF everyone!  Every Friday I will be doing a review of a beauty or accessory item.  Accessory being: jewelry, purse or of course shoes.  Fashionable items are something I love just as much as organizing, so I thought hey why not share that too, so here we go... I am a huge eye cream skeptic.  I use them and then get over them within a week.  I don't ever see much of a difference so I "forget" … [Read more...]

I Made This: Monkeying Around

If you were a X-Files watcher (yes I'm outing myself) you'll remember that at the end a little kids voice said "I Made This".  It was for the production company like "sit Uboo sit" after Family Ties.  Again, aging myself.  If you have no idea what the Family Ties reference is you are very young.  Now you know why I named this "I Made This" and will be doing that with all of my own craft projects.  … [Read more...]

Are You A Working Mom

My latest article:  Second Generation Working Mom on SmartlyLA … [Read more...]

Buzz on By Thursday 8/26

Welcome to “Buzz on by Thursday" blog hop, hosted by Fashionably Organized and The The Two Savvy Sisters! Buzz on By Thursday is a great way to meet new bloggers and increase your Google followers! So join us, we promise you will have a blast! If you want to be a part of Buzz on by Thursday, just follow these few rules: Follow ALL of the Hostesses If you're a new follower make sure … [Read more...]

Wednesday DIY Organization and More

Happy Wednesday everyone!  Here are some great DIY projects around the web... Emily of MLE's ABC's has a fantastic way to say thank you to a friend with Thank You Note.  I looked at it and just had a duh moment.  It probably would cost you less then $10 to put it together using scraps of fabric.  You can get a frame at Target for super cheap.  Anyway, check out a very creative beautiful way to … [Read more...]

Bob’s Your Uncle Multi Task Journal Review

I would like to announce the opening of my new Shop.  Fashionably Organized Finds has and will contain organizational products I like.  I will also be adding beauty products and accessories as I expand the blog to those items that the inner Fashionista has to share.  Most importantly all of the items in my shop will be items I love. What about Bob you ask?  Let me tell you.  Bob's Your Uncle (a … [Read more...]

FamZoo Teaches Your Kids How To Save + Giveaway

A few weeks ago my family and I started an on-line program called FamZoo.  This interactive website allows you to teach your children the power of saving their money and making sure they do their chores.  FamZoo lets you make checklists for your children to do chores to earn their allowance.  You know as soon as I was introduced to this new website I had to try it out.  We all know that this is … [Read more...]

Domestically Challenged Interview

The wonderful Alana of Domestically Challenged and Mommy ADD asked me to do an interview about organizing.  Of course I jumped at the chance to feel like I actually know something and agreed.  Since then Alana has become a great friend, and better yet she's has GREAT tips on all things I need help on.  You know that whole being a good mom bit. So head over to Domestically Challenged and show … [Read more...]

Buzz on By Thursday 8/19

Welcome to “Buzz on by Thursday" blog hop, hosted by Fashionably Organized and The The Two Savvy Sisters! Buzz on By Thursday is a great way to meet new bloggers and increase your Google followers! So join us, we promise you will have a blast! If you want to be a part of Buzz on by Thursday, just follow these few rules: Follow ALL of the Hostesses If you're a new follower make sure to … [Read more...]

Wednesday DIY Organization & More

My links for this week are: Baer Home Design is doing a week of getting organized posts.  Oh how I love this.  Tackling that Pile of Paperwork, Bills and Just Plain Stuff written by Lisa could not have come a better time for me.  If you look at yesterday's post about the room I need to organize the most you'll understand why I love this post.  These tips have gotten me thinking about actually … [Read more...]

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