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...
Beware of Aspirational Clutter

Beware of Aspirational Clutter

  We all want to be better, do better and even look better, especially at the beginning of a new year. Aspirational clutter happens when we purchase something that we aspire or want to do, but don’t use it. Or we may use it a few times, then set it aside. This...
Thoughtful Gift Giving

Thoughtful Gift Giving

Stressed about finding the perfect gift? Maybe it’s just me, but I feel like the most stressful part of the holiday is getting the perfect gift for others. Unless someone tells me exactly what they would like, I flounder. Add to that, where are the recipients of...
Death Cleaning   A Gift for Your Loved Ones

Death Cleaning A Gift for Your Loved Ones

​ Photo from “The Gentle Art of Swedish Death Cleaning”. It’s Just All Too Much!   Recently, I have had many calls to help with “Death Cleaning.”  Now, to be honest, no one actually says come over and help me “death clean”.  It goes more like...
The More You Buy, The More You Save!

The More You Buy, The More You Save!

  The More You Buy, The More You Save! If there is one thing we learned from the pandemic, it is how to stock up.  We stored up as much toilet paper and canned vegetables as we could get our hands on.  The threat of low supply sent us into a panic, which was...