household clutter

February 14, 2019
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Kitchen Renovation Essentials

The kitchen is the most important and most used room in your house. Its where family connects and memories are made. It’s a critical space that […]
December 11, 2018

What are your goals for 2019?

As we round the corner into the holiday season, it’s the time of year we often contemplate all that the past year has either done for […]
September 26, 2018
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A simplified kitchen space before the holidays

The holidays are coming, which usually means there is little time to keep up with what’s happening in your kitchen. Before things get too crazy, think […]
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 […]
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 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 […]
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 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 […]
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, […]