Getting Kids Organized For School

Getting Kids Organized For School

Managing Tasks ​“Getting organized” is more than eliminating clutter and creating neat storage systems.  One of the most important areas of organizing is task management.  It’s never too early (or too late) to teach kids how to get and stay organized with schoolwork. ...
Paper, Paper, Everywhere!

Paper, Paper, Everywhere!

  Another tax season is upon us.  As we gather the necessary documents, we are suddenly surrounded by…paper!   As an organizer, one of the most common questions that I am asked is how long to keep various types of paperwork. It can be overwhelming to try and...
Fall is Coming!  Time To Get Your Pantry Ready

Fall is Coming! Time To Get Your Pantry Ready

      It seems fall brings us back to our kitchens.  Packing school lunches and snacks are a daily task.  Cooler temperatures make us think of meals cooked in the oven, instead of on the grill. August is the perfect time to prepare our pantries and...

Right Sizing Is for All Ages

Baby Boomers As you have most likely heard, there is an entire generation who are approaching retirement or are already there. These people, born between the years 1946 and 1964, are Baby Boomers and they are making their imprint on everything from health care to real...
Done Beats Perfect.  Every Time!

Done Beats Perfect. Every Time!

 Done over perfect. We are bombarded with pictures of perfect homes.  Pinterest, Instagram and HGTV to name a few.  But we don’t live like this.  Our homes are lived in!  We need to strive for done over perfect. I have many clients who have been paralyzed in the...

Wait, We Can Recycle That!

I can’t count the number of times I have rescued clothing, textiles, shoes, or leather products from trash cans.  “Wait, we can recycle that!’ We are all aware of donation sites for wearable/usable clothing, shoes, leather accessories and household textiles. ...