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Welcome! My name is Laurie and I’m delighted to meet you!

Whether you’re a stay-at-home Mom, a budding entrepreneur, or somewhere in between, my mission is to help you live simply and work smarter so you can reclaim your time to focus on what matters most.

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Hot Mess: A Practical Guide to Getting Organized

Most of us have too much stuff and not enough places to put it. Combine that with our hectic modern lives, and you’ve got a recipe for clutter catastrophe.

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Podcast – This Organized Life

Take a glimpse into my organized, but not-so-perfect world as a mom, author of the book HOT MESS: A Practical Guide to Getting Organized, and founder of Simply B Organized.

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Ep 157: Clutter & The Enneagram with Joey Schewee Part 1

Ep 157: Clutter & The Enneagram with Joey Schewee Part 1

Hi Friends! This is the moment you have all been waiting for…well, maybe it’s the moment that I’ve been waiting to share with you;  my 3-part conversation with Enneagram teacher,  and fellow 8, Joey Schewee. Joey Schewee has been a student of the Enneagram for more...

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Ep 156: Holiday Organizing with Martha-Carol Stewart

Ep 156: Holiday Organizing with Martha-Carol Stewart

Hi Friends! Today I am joined by SBO Partner, Martha-Carol Stewart, founder of Chaos Organizing in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.  You might remember Martha Carol from episode 91, where she talked all about Back to School Organizing Strategies (it’s a great episode if you...

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Ep 155: Thanksgiving Episode

Ep 155: Thanksgiving Episode

Hi Friends! Today you are in for a treat, it our annual Thanksgiving Episode, where Erika and I share who and what we are grateful for. This year I decided to put a spin on things by asking our podcast community what they are grateful for this holiday season.  In the...

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My Latest Desk Obsession

My Latest Desk Obsession

Disclosure: Although I have received compensation for this review, the opinions expressed here are completely my own. We test all products thoroughly and only review and endorse products that we personally use. This article also contains affiliate links, which means...

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Creativity Unleashed: Lego Storage

Creativity Unleashed: Lego Storage

I am very excited to share a guest post by our SBO Partner Kirsty Farrugia from The Art of Decluttering. Does your child love playing with Lego? Do you still enjoy building with it too? It is such a fantastic open ended toy that millions of small and big kids around...

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Are You Hosting a Party This Year?

Are You Hosting a Party This Year?

I am very excited to share a guest post by our SBO Partner Lauren White, owner of Intentional Edit in Arizona!   Are you thinking about hosting a Halloween party this year?  Last year we had a pumpkin carving party to celebrate...

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