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May 2, 2016

How a Kitchen Renovation Can “Go South…” Fast!

As we identified last week, there are the things you need to know when planning a renovation. We’ve seen projects unfold with little to no “surprises”; however, we’ve also seen projects unfold […]
April 20, 2016

Planning a Renovation? Things you need to know…

Sometimes, people ask me what exactly does a professional organizer do. Well, besides the standard office or kitchen project, my team works on projects that require managing a lot […]
April 11, 2016

A Baby Boomer’s Perspective: Helping Our Parents Downsize

Being a “baby boomer” with aging parents (we don’t use the “O” word) is a challenge. Someone has to manage their finances, medical care etc., in […]
March 23, 2016

Snow One Day…70° the Next…Start Flipping Now!

Now that we’re heading into a new wardrobe season, everyone is thinking about flipping their closets (aren’t they?). Depending on space limitations, people often will choose […]
March 7, 2016
Marie Kondo Craze

Marie Kondo Craze or Crazy?

Last fall, when putting my blogging calendar together, I thought about Marie Kondo and her book “The Life-Changing Art of Tidying Up”. It seemed like a good topic […]
March 3, 2016

Case Study: Does Your Stuff Make You Overweight?

Client: Patricia Project: Clean up and clear out the household clutter Background: “Patricia” called me in the fall of 2014. She had recently moved from her family home […]
February 22, 2016

I’ve got a useful app you need to see…

I want to share a cool new app I have been using recently. I use it to record my daily accomplishments. I am astounded at how […]
February 12, 2016

Picking the Right Planner

Planning has been a challenge for me recently. I’ve always used electronic calendars since 2001, starting with a PalmPilot. I used it to sync with Outlook […]
February 4, 2016

Transition Made Easy

Did you know that the peak times for people deciding to separate and/or get divorced is in the months of January, February and September? This is usually […]
January 28, 2016

Organizing Case Study: Downsizing

Client: Donna Project: Downsize prior to staging and selling a family home and preparing to move into a new, smaller home. Background: Donna called me early […]
January 10, 2016

Rockin’ It In 2016…

Ok STOP, with all of the emails about yet another magical diet, joining another gym challenge, all this change my life stuff…that I am getting every […]
January 6, 2016

New Year…New Approaches!

I love the start of a New Year, it feels so great to have a fresh new beginning. Some of my “go-to” tasks for a new year are: Buying […]