disorganization

April 23, 2018

Spring is Coming. Are You Prepared?

Who doesn’t want to get outside after long winter and spring months of being stuck inside? It’s nice to get outside and see the world come […]
March 15, 2017

Are you a procrastinator? Me too…

So my assistant Megan and I get together regularly on the phone to plan out tasks for the next few weeks…on the 25th of February we […]
February 8, 2017

9 Tips to a Clean Closet

Disorganized and jam packed closets are super frustrating! You can’t find anything, clothes have fallen off the hangers, they are getting crushed, ruined and who knows […]
August 12, 2016

Renovation Secrets for a Master Closet

I had a client who lived in a very old farm house, built in 1720. The house had at least four additions since it was originally built. […]
July 7, 2016

An Organizing Story: Meet Mary (not her real name)

I had a client who lived in a place she hated, had a job she hated and no boyfriend (which she wanted). She hired me to […]
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 […]
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 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 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 […]