Ten to Fifteen Minute De-Cluttering Projects for the Next 31 Days!

Does the thought of going room to room to de-clutter seem like a task too hard for you to take on right now?  Do you feel overwhelmed with even trying to decide where to start or how to begin?  Well here are some overall de-cluttering tips that you can do in about 10-15 minutes a day.  Starting April 1st take…

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Vlog – Get Going (Virtual Organizing)

Do you love your home? That’s the big question. If you don’t and are stressed being there in this time of quarantine, could it be from the disorganization and clutter? Don’t live with it any longer. Check out this video to help you “get going.”

Rightsizing and Pairing Down

If you are making a transition to a smaller home  or you are helping a family or friend make a transition to a smaller home, one of the hardest things to do is decide what to keep or what to get rid of; especially if you or your friend/family member have been living in their home for many years.  Everything…

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Downsizing or Rightsizing … when is the right time?

One of the services I offer my clients is to help them downsize.  Or I like to call it “rightsizing.”  To me, downsizing has a negative sense about it.  You are losing something.  But rightsizing has a positive feel about it.  You are rightsizing because this next season of life has some changes. These clients could be transitioning to a…

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What is the “Stuff in Your Home Doing for You?

There are so many reasons why we gather and keep “stuff” in our lives.  It can be for valid reasons such as you need and use these items and that’s totally fine.  Or it can serve another purpose that may not serve you well. I’m talking today to those who have “stuff” and their “stuff” is not serving them well. …

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Organizational Tips/Chores for the Fall

Not sure where you are living, but here in New England we are welcoming in Fall.  Our days are cooler, and our nights are colder.  I have to say I love this season.  I love the changes that are happening in our environment because it helps me and motivates me to make changes in my home, my health and my…

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We All Need to Apply Self-Care!

When I work with clients, I highly recommend that they take time for “self-care.”  I may meet with a client who said they didn’t do any of my homework and actually the day they thought they would do it, they rested instead.  There is this sense of guilt in admitting it to me.  My response is, “Great!  I’m glad you…

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What If My Spouse Won’t De-Clutter?

When I do speaking engagements, this is one of the questions I get asked a lot.  No difference male or female there is usually one partner that won’t de-clutter and the partner asking the question is totally frustrated and at their wits end. What I find interesting many times that while I’m doing an actual organizing project in someone’s home,…

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Food and Imbalanced Emotions!

Has stress, anxiety or depression been part of your life for so long that it almost has become your friend?  It’s with you throughout the day but somewhat unnoticed.  But at night when you are asleep and all is quiet, it seems to pop its ugly head.  You’ve tried therapy, supplements and even Essential Oils.  You vowed you don’t want…

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Is “Sparking Joy” the Right Question to Ask When De-Cluttering?

When Marie Kondo published her book The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up, I was asked by many of my clients what my thoughts were on this book.  Then when she released her Netflix series many more were intrigued with this new process and questioned whether it had increased my business. I cannot say her writings and TV show expanded my…

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