clutter tips

June 23, 2016

Overcoming a Closet Debacle

More renovation nightmares… This one is a closet debacle for sure. I have a client who did a beautiful renovation adding a lot custom cabinetry, including […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 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 […]
December 26, 2015

Get 2016 Off to a Great Start!

Now that we are in between holidays and most of us aren’t working, it is a great time to get a little organizational housekeeping out of […]
December 23, 2015

Clutter Demolisher Gift Giving

We are at the wire for clutter free gift giving and simplicity- last week we gave you suggestions for Kids Clutter Free Gift Giving, which was […]
December 15, 2015

The Kids Clutter Free Gift Giving Guide

Last week, I shared with you some of my favorite “clutter free gifts” for those hard to buy people…Gift giving can be overwhelming, and it’s easy […]
November 18, 2015

Be Kind to Yourself by Doing One Thing!

Making a phone call can change it all! Recently, a client called me who had been on leave from her job for several months. She was […]
November 9, 2015

Books, CDs, DVDs…What to do with them all?

I have always loved reading. As a young kid I read several books a week…I loved everything early American, so nerdy!  I still read one or […]
November 2, 2015

Organizing the Battery Dilemma

While organizing with my clients, we seem to always collect massive quantities of batteries. We find batteries in junk drawers, on desks, near desks, in kitchens, […]