household strategies

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 […]
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 […]
June 26, 2015

[Organizing It All Series] Part IV: Organizing Household Spaces

This is part four of a five part series of posts on “Organizing It All!” Here, I will provide you with some useful tips and suggestions […]
June 19, 2015

[Organizing It All Series] Part III: Getting Rid of Clutter

This is the third part of a five part series of posts on “Organizing It All!” I will provide you with some useful tips and suggestions on […]
May 7, 2015

“I Have Always Been Organized, What Happened?”

Have you heard the term “Situational Disorganization”? What is it and how does it happen? Situational Disorganization is when an event occurs that we cannot control […]
October 18, 2012

Organizing for the “Non-Traditional” Family

Blended Family / Elderly Parents Moving In Create a family calendar. Also, include a copy for visiting children, so they know their schedule ahead of time (save […]
September 19, 2011

Are You Prepared for An Emergency?

A professional organizer gives her tips… Here we are…everyone is back in school, summer is over. Now it’s time to throw yourself into Fall, and of […]
April 22, 2011

Earth Day Ideas from a Professional Organizer

Earth Day Ideas from a Professional Organizer Radnor Patch By Anna Sicalides April 22, 2011 Spring is springing up all around us. The daffodils are blooming […]
March 14, 2011

Do Your Tax Documents Live in a Shoe Box?

Originally published in the Radnor Patch in March 2011 and has been since updated to reflect current practices and dates.  Some of my clients put all of […]
November 26, 2006

Past the mess…when a good system breaks down

Past the mess…When a good system breaks down The Philadelphia Inquirer By Jane M. Von Bergen, Inquirer Staff Writer November 26, 2006 Eight months ago, I […]