How the KonMari Method Stopped Sparking Joy for Me
I only thought I loved my totally decluttered life.
10 Organizing Mistakes You May Be Making—And How to Fix Them
No matter how often we tidy up, there are those areas in our homes that just never seem to stay neat. And while no home is perfect, if you’re making one of these common organizing mistakes, the process may be more difficult than it needs to be. To figure out what the most common missteps are, we reached out to professional organizers who have made over the homes of countless clients. While some of the mistakes clients made were obvious—like never putting items back where they belong—others were eye-opening—like we’ve been stacking our dishware wrong our entire lives. Here, we’ve rounded up 10 of the more surprising mistakes these organizers have seen over the years, so you can avoid them, declutter quickly, and move on to more important things.
5 Organization Products That Maximize Every Inch of Space
Plus, how your own game-changing idea could land on the shelves at Bed Bath & Beyond.
10 Genius Ways to Double Your Closet Space and Get Ready Faster
With these strategies up your sleeve, your bedroom closet will feel surprisingly spacious.
Book a Year’s Worth of Appointments Without Stressing
Finally get organized this year with Real Simple’s checklist of important to-dos.
5 Clever Gadgets So You’ll Never Lose Your Phone, Keys, or Wallet Again
You really can buy peace of mind.
9 Back-to-School Apps That’ll Make Your Life Easier
Heading back to school? There’s an app for that! Streamline the fall chaos with these nine lifesaver tools, all available on your smartphone.