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I’m a messy cook, I’ll admit it. I’m not overly fond of cooking, but creating healthy meals for my family is important to me. On the nights when I feel rushed and like everyone is waiting for me, I tend to kind of blow up the kitchen. Some people are […]

How to Clean When You’re Overwhelmed


Are you one of those people who are always running a few minutes behind because you want to get ‘just one more thing’ done before you walk out the door? It does feel good when you’ve checked things off of your to do list first thing in the morning. It […]

Punctuality for Productivity and Professionalism


Are you one of those really busy people who are running from work, to the gym, to activities, family events and volunteer commitments? It’s really great to be involved and to be active in your community, but it can come at a price if you start to notice your home-related […]

Create White Space



Have you been procrastinating on decluttering and getting organized? What are you waiting for? What’s holding you back? I know for many people, looking at their clutter can feel overwhelming and cause them to freeze, not knowing where to begin to tackle the piles. But those piles aren’t going away […]

Spring Into Action


It’s the war of planners with digital planners on one side and hard copy planners on the other side. Often, people feel forced to choose a side without taking their own natural tendencies and work habits into consideration. Paper people often feel compelled to embrace electronic planners due to pressure […]

Paper Planners vs. Digital Planners


Setting and striving to reach big goals can be both invigorating and overwhelming. It can be exciting to think about change, to mull over creating something new, to embrace new habits and to visualize reaching milestones. But big goals can sometimes stop us in our tracks because the finish line […]

How to Make a Molehill Out of a Mountain



Thinking ahead and planning ahead is such a big part of being organized, feeling in control and not feeling scattered. Which of these two scenarios can you identify with? Scenario #1: You’ve been busy but you know your sister’s birthday is coming up soon. You wake up to get ready […]

Plan Ahead


When you first set a goal for yourself, you may feel very excited and motivated and feel like you can conquer anything! But, the longer it takes to reach your goals, the harder it may be to stay motivated and stay on track. If your personal goal is to run […]

How to Rally to Reach Your Goals


Do you struggle with whether or not you should keep something or let something go? When I’m working with clients during the decluttering process, I want them to go with their gut and make quick decisions. And, since they’re paying me by the hour, they do make quick decisions. Okay, it’s […]

Does this contribute to your lifestyle now?



What are you dragging your feet on, putting off, delaying or otherwise procrastinating on? Ironically, we tend to procrastinate on tasks that benefit us the most. Isn’t that ironic? You’d think we would just jump right in with both feet and take the bull by the horns for results that […]

What Are You Waiting For?