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December 5, 2016

We’ve got the holiday magic…

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 […]
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 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 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 […]
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 […]
December 6, 2015

The Best Gift Giving Guide for that Hard to Buy for Person

When I think about the holidays…the purchasing, giving, and receiving of gifts, all the time and effort put into buying the right thing, I think, “What […]