organizing

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 […]
November 7, 2016

How to Get Organized When a Family Member Becomes Sick

No one is ever prepared when a family member gets sick. In the spring, we received a call from Tom whose wife (Suzy) was hospitalized for […]
September 23, 2016

How to Organize a Tiny Kitchen

In case you don’t know I live in an 18th Century home. The kitchen was originally in my dining room with the walk in fireplace where […]
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. […]
August 10, 2016

Increase Space Functionality: Measure Twice, Cut Once

Today’s renovation tale is about a client preparing to add an addition to her home and gutting the interior space to bring her home up to […]
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

How a Time Tamer can Tame Your Time…

A few weeks ago 500 Professional Organizers descended on Atlanta to learn new methods, see new vendors and commune with each other! It was a big week! […]
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 […]