Read more: Getting Organized: 15 Things You Definitely Don’t Need in 2023
If getting organized is one of your new year’s resolutions, read on. This article is for you. If you’re new to organizing (or if you just need a refresher), the first step to organizing should always be setting an intention. Even if it seems silly. Even if you don’t want to. According to Inc. author Marla […]
Read more: How To Make Getting Rid of Sentimental Items Easier
Clients often tell me that when they’re decluttering their home, getting rid of sentimental items is the hardest. They feel like they’re throwing away a part of themselves, or their memory. Many of us have items that are difficult to part with not because they are particularly useful but because we’ve given them a meaning—a […]
Read more: I Hired A Pro Organizer And Was Surprised To Learn…
Yep, I hired a professional organizer. This isn’t something I’ve done in the past but it’s something I’ve wanted to do. And you’re thinking: “isn’t your place already perfectly organized?” The short answer is no. I’m generally organized and tidy. But even an organized person needs a refresh once in a while. So, after living […]
Read more: Expert Tips on Moving In With Someone..
…with a Different Tolerance for Mess – Without Losing Your Mind… Being an adult means learning to compromise, but when it comes to organization, is it possible? We all have different tolerances for messiness, just like we do for cleanliness. And if you find yourself constantly picking your battles with your partner’s “quirks” —like finding […]
Read more: Minimalism Book Review: The More of Less
A quick and easy read on how our lives can be more fruitful with minimalism. TLDR: Joshua Becker shines a light on the consumer culture that we as Americans are particularly guilty of. He makes a compelling argument for minimalism. He argues that we can get more out of life by living with less. I […]
Read more: 10 Easy Tips to Make for a Smooth Move
It seems like so many people are moving right now. In the last month, more than a quarter of our projects have been moving related – decluttering and packing up or unpacking and organizing. The reality is, no one likes moving. It takes time and it’s a lot of work. So we’ve outlined a few […]
Read more: 7 Simple Rules for Keeping Your Room Organized
When Maddy* reached out letting me know that her 13-year-old daughter, Corie*, wanted a professional organizer to teach her how to get and keep her room organized, I was excited by the opportunity. Not only am I usually working with adults, but I was also excited because getting her room organized was something she wanted, not her mom wanting it for her (although I’m positive she did too).