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The 7 Habits Organized People Practice to Keep Their Homes Organized (And You Can, Too!)

The 7 Habits Organized People Practice to Keep Their Homes Organized (And You Can, Too!)

As a practicing professional organizer since 1994, I am often cornered by people I meet at parties, in the grocery store and throughout the community who want to share their organizing challenges and feelings of being overwhelmed with me. I…

Taming the Paper Monster

Taming the Paper Monster

I recently completed an organizing job that involved sorting and organizing a large amount of paperwork stored in purses, tote bags, and bins throughout a small apartment. At the end of the job, there were 12 Bankers Boxes filled with…

5 Tips For a More Organized 2017

5 Tips For a More Organized 2017

Did you make a goal to get better organized in 2017? If so, you’re not alone. “Get Organized” is the second most popular New Year’s resolution. According to iQuanti, a data company that analyzes Internet searches, there were over 33…

A Memorable Holiday Gift

A Memorable Holiday Gift

These pictures of my family were taken earlier this month on vacation in Iceland. One is at Skogafoss and the other is in front of an incredible Northern Lights display, compliments of Mother Nature. The vacation, the first full-family trip…

How to Stay Sane When the Family Moves In

How to Stay Sane When the Family Moves In

This month’s blog post stems from several people recently asking me for suggestions on how to stay organized when a family member moves in. Adult children – either on their own or with a partner or child in tow (or…

There’s No Such Thing As Multitasking

There’s No Such Thing As Multitasking

How many people do you know, perhaps yourself included, who pride themselves on their ability to multi-task? The perception is that we’re capable of getting a lot of things done simultaneously. But, here’s the thing: there’s really no such thing…

Enjoy Your Vacation Even More When It’s Organized from Start to Finish

Enjoy Your Vacation Even More When It’s Organized from Start to Finish

Designate The Travel Info Depot For technology lovers, there are several online tools that can help you put it all together – Microsoft OneDrive and Evernote are both widely used information capturing tools that will allow you to take folders…

Why Do We Save What We Don’t Use or Need?

Why Do We Save What We Don’t Use or Need?

Is your basement, garage, or maybe even your family room filled with clutter? Do you have a functioning coffee maker in your kitchen and also two or three others in your basement? Is your son in college, but you still…

5 Ways to $ave Money by Being Organized

5 Ways to $ave Money by Being Organized

Getting your home organized means more than having a calm, peaceful, clutter-free environment. Did you know being organized can actually save you money? It’s true! Here are five ways being organized can keep more money in your wallet. 1. Organize…

Kermit Was Wrong: It’s Easy Being Green!

Kermit Was Wrong: It’s Easy Being Green!

Getting organized is not just about purchasing beautiful or functional containers to store your stuff. It’s about using the things you have; donating those items you don’t use, like, or need; and recycling whatever you can.  Kermit the Frog was…