Family Photo Album Fail

Dear Katie & Kelly: I’m an Organic Freedom hopelessly behind in making family photo albums — amongst other things — as in I’m so behind, my kids are almost reaching their teen years and I’ve made exactly zero albums or memory…

Avoiding Snack Drawer Mosh Pits

Dear Katie & Kelly: No matter what I do, our snack drawer ends up looking like a mosh pit. Desperately need some tips to corral items?   Signed: Hopeless in Hope Dear Hopeless: It all depends on how deep your drawer…

Ditch Your Old Space Junk Already : How to Dispose of Old Computers and Tablets

My old ipads and computers are stacked neatly behind a cupboard door in my bedroom and as an Organic Freedom, even writing this is not going to give me the impetus to throw them away as they’ve got a home…

Your Boss on Facebook

Dear Katie & Kelly: My boss just asked me to be his Facebook friend. We have a great rapport but I want to keep my work separate from my home life. Is it okay to turn him down or is that…

Back to School Homework for Parents

So the kids are back in school and this is what my vanity looks like. Chances are I’ll never look at these papers again — curriculum night instructions, syllabuses, parent teacher contracts, what you need to know about my child, PTO…

Getting Kids To Hang Up Coats

Dear Katie & Kelly: For the life of me I can’t get my kids to hang up their coats after school. I have a small standing coat rack near the back door but it’s often ignored and coats end up…