Spring Cleaning with Kids

Now that Spring is here and the weather is warming up, it’s a good time to get started on your annual spring cleaning. Maybe you’ve washed the windows, cleaned out the fridge, and cleaned up the garage, but have you put much thought into doing some spring cleaning of the kid’s spaces in your home?…

Favorite Organizing Products- April 2018

I’m going to start off this post with the disclaimer that an organizing products is not going to automatically make you more organized. Contrary to what may be advertised, an organizing product can not solve all your organization problems. There is so much more that goes into getting organized. To really get organized you will…

How to Prepare for a Professional Organizer

I’ve had many clients ask me what they should do to prepare for our organizing session. The simple answer to this questions is to do nothing out of the ordinary. More specifically, there are things that I do NOT want you to do before my arrival. DO NOT: Straighten up- I want to see an accurate…

Time and Sanity Saving Tools, for Even the Technology Challenged

Anyone that knows me personally knows that I am not the most technologically savvy person. I didn’t even own a smartphone until about a year ago. I’d get laughs as I pulled out my basic slide phone to take down phone numbers. I was also pretty much the only person at the preschool holiday parties…

You’ve Decluttered, Now What?

This time of the year, many people go into Spring cleaning mode. This may involve some (or a lot of) decluttering and removing items from your home that you no longer want taking up space. But what is the best way to get rid of these items? I thought it would be helpful to put together a…