Unless you truly like to declutter, it’s typically a pretty overwhelming process for most people. Below I break down all my tips for how to declutter your home like a professional, room by room, with a FREE checklist you can use for every project! Plus, I share all the steps I go through to organize my in-home and virtual clients!

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How To Declutter Your Home Like A Professional Organizer

kitchen utensils drawer organization

Area 1: Kitchen

The kitchen is the busiest place in the house for most families. Keeping things organized here can help with quick meal prep! Make sure you keep all cooking supplies located in areas where they are frequently used. Keep as little on the counter as you can. And give everything a home! For more kitchen organization tips, check out these posts:

Kitchen Drawers

Under Kitchen Sink

Kitchen Linens

Kitchen Inspiration

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Area 2: Pantry

Being able to find everything in your pantry can actually help keep your food costs down! Not only are you saving money because you aren’t buy excess, but you are more likely to use up everything you have and creating less waste! For more pantry tips, check out these posts:

Organize Pantry

Pantry Label Ideas

My Favorite Pantry Organizing Supplies

Area 3: Living Spaces

I love having a well-organized living room or family room. Contain extra items in your living spaces with some of these helpful tips:

Toys In Living Room

Declutter Living Room

Living Room Inspiration

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Area 4: Bedrooms

Closets, drawers, and toys.. oh my! There is a lot to tackle in bedrooms, which is why these tips are rather specific for each type of bedroom in your home!

Organizing Boy Bedroom

Organizing Girl Bedroom

Bedroom Toys

Deep Clean Bedrooms

Master Bedroom

Closet Organization

Favorite Closet Organizing Supplies

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Area 5: Bathrooms

Bathroom organization can be tricky, depending on how much you need to store in your space. I have a bunch of helpful tips for organizing your bathrooms and linen closets below!

Organize Bathrooms

Organize Kids Bathrooms

Bathroom Inspiration

Linen Closet Organization

Favorite Bath Organization Supplies

Area 6: Play Rooms

The most important thing to remember when it comes to limiting toy clutter, is to constantly sift through toys and get rid of the ones your kids don’t play with anymore. Even if it’s one or two at a time. It really does add up quickly!

Organize Toys

Favorite Toy Organization Supplies

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Area 7: Garage

Here in Chicago it is too cold to get the garage organized, but come spring, it should totally be on the top of your to-do list! Some of my favorite ways to organize the garage include using wall and ceiling space for storage, and to categorize everything!

Organize Garage

Tool Organization

Favorite Garage Organization Supplies

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Now that you have the knowledge for how to organize, it’s time to actually get accountable!! Join me, over on my Facebook group where we talk about organizing and home decor!


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Hey there!

Are you ready to declutter your life? 

It can be super overwhelming trying to tackle your entire home. But when you start small, you can make huge progress!

Take the burden off of you! And join the free Clear The Clutter Challenge.

The challenge is breaking up decluttering into small, manageable steps you can do to declutter your entire home with ease!

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Use my easy-to-follow e-learning courses to walk you through organizing your family, your home, and your kids!

Live With Less Framework

The Live With Less Framework is a practical guide to owning less and living more. You will learn how to change your mindset so you can get rid of stuff without guilt, create action plans for physical areas of your home, and maintain order throughout your home with ease.

The Organized Kids Academy

The Organized Kids Academy is a comprehensive program that will guide your kids through five organizing projects and additional lessons to help them keep their spaces tidy. PLUS you will get access to videos that show you how to teach organizing skills to your children!! 

Virtual School Set-Up Masterclass

In this masterclass, ee cover how to set up seating options that aren't just at a desk! Yes, your kiddos need a desk space, but did you know that by providing them with 3-5 seating options, they are able to keep their focus for longer periods of time?? This is based on research for how students learn.

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I'm Jessica

I am a mom to two kiddos + a fur baby. I am wife to Ben. I enjoy coffee, gluten-free desserts, and sleeping in. And I am The Organized Mama. 

I help families make the every day more enjoyable with practical organizing, decorating, + diy tutorials to maintain order in your home!

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