disorganization

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 […]
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 […]