Decluttering Tips


Just what is it that prevents well-intentioned people from getting a handle on belongings and getting their homes organized? How come they want to get organized but just can’t seem to make it happen?  As a professional organizer, let me share with you where I see things take a turn […]

Two Organizing Pitfalls to Avoid


If you’re setting out to declutter and organize your home, your office or your life, I want to help you avoid some pitfalls or mistakes that may foil your progress. Take a look at these five decluttering mistakes so you can head them off at the pass. Plowing ahead without […]

Top 5 Decluttering Tips


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



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


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 […]

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Cold calling, otherwise known as canvassing, can a be surefire way to make your phone feel like it weighs fifteen pounds. I imagine there are people out there who are pretty comfortable and just ‘go for it’ when it comes to cold calling, but I think a greater number of […]

Is cold calling dead?


When you first announced you were pregnant, someone probably gave you the gift of a really soft, cute stuffed animal for your future bundle of joy. And so it begins, the stuffed animal bonanza and eventual storage conundrum. Who can resist all of those sweet stuffed animals from the zoo […]

Stash your stuffed animals


  Is your make-up drawer a big jumble of lip gloss, multiple mascaras and old eyeliner pencils? It’s so easy to accumulate in the make-up drawer with samples and trying out the latest products. But having a jumbled drawer has its drawbacks. You have to dig for what you want […]

Keep make-up in tip top shape



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You walk into your office to square off with piles of paper. Just entering the room and looking at the stacks on your desk, the top of the file cabinet and piles on the floor drains you. How are you supposed to work when you feel overwhelmed in your space? […]

Separate, Sort and Segregate Paper Piles