The Birth of Managed Chaos, LLC

  So, how and why did I decide to start Managed Chaos, LLC? It’s quite a tale, actually. It starts April 1, 2013 when I resigned my position of almost 18 years as Director of Music & Liturgy. That position had defined who I was, supported my faith life, and been my whole identity for […]

Tip of the Week | Plastic Overload

Organizing tip of the week comes from a picture a friend posted: Do you have a “plastics” cabinet that’s out of control? There are several things you can do. Toss/recycle containers that have no fitting lids. Control the chaos by putting the lids in a basket and stacking the containers in a nesting fashion. OR, […]

Tip of the Week | Spring Cleaning!

Organizing tip of the week: It’s time to start thinking about spring cleaning your closet! While it’s tempting to just shove the winter clothes away and think about them next fall, now is the time to sort into “keep”, “resale” and “donate”! And while you’re at it, make a list of what you’ll need to […]

Tip of the Week | Mail Time

Organizing tip of the week: When it comes to mail, touch each piece only one time as it comes in! Put bills directly in a bill sorter, shred the junk, recycle what you can, and place correspondence where you’ll answer it right away (for me, that’s my desk)…… End the stack of junk!

Tip of the Week | Pantry Help

Tip of the week: Instead of spending hours rearranging your pantry, always have the oldest food in front, by putting the newest purchases in the back! Organize by food type, and keep a running list of what you have and what you’ve used. It will make grocery shopping much easier!

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