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Organize your home office

For people who have an office in their homes, getting and staying organized can be as much of a challenge as the work. Ending the day with a clear desk and an empty inbox is important. Here are some tips to help you stay organized in your home office. Get organized for the next day […]

Tips & Tricks: July 2014

Quote of the Month “…making a list, checking it twice…” Author Unknown   A great big “WELCOME!” to all of our new subscribers this month. Thanks for joining us – it’s really great to have you with us. Vacationing Lightly Summer, for most of us, is a time to take a break… even if it’s […]

What comes first – Cleaning vs Organizing

As a professional organizer, I am often asked whether prospective clients should have their homes cleaned or organized first. In order to do an effective cleaning job, the clutter must be dealt with first. Simply stacking and stuffing clutter will not have long term benefits. While both are important and go hand in hand, it […]

Tips & Tricks, June 2014

Favorite quote of the month “…..I no longer feel overwhelmed and depressed when I go into the basement.” Excerpt from an email I received from a new client, Mary, after our first session. A great big “WELCOME!” to all of our new subscribers this month. Thanks for joining us – it’s really great to have […]

Organizing grooming products and cosmetics

Now is a good time to get a handle on personal grooming products and makeup. Just about everyone, especially kids and teenagers, have a lot of grooming products strewn around the house. The bathroom clutter is a stress inducer, and to reduce it is to lessen your anxiety. The mess can be found all over […]