Author Archives: Anna Sicalides

Anna Sicalides

About Anna Sicalides

Anna Sicalides is a Greater Philadelphia professional organizer with The Organizing Consultant in Berwyn, Pennsylvania.
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Earth Day Ideas from a Professional Organizer

Spring is finally springing up all around us, daffodils are blooming and the forsythia is blossoming into that amazing yellow color. April is the month of renewal. Easter and Passover are a time of new beginnings. April is also the … Continue reading

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A Baby Boomer’s Perspective – Helping Our Parents Downsize

Being a “baby boomer” with aging parents is a challenge. Some people transition into this next phase easily, while others may struggle. Read this article to hear an organizer’s perspective on helping parents to downsize. Continue reading

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WHAT IS IT WORTH?

I had the privilege of speaking with a 2nd generation auctioneer yesterday, and I want to share the information I learned with you. The premise of the call was to help professional organizers learn what does, and does not have … Continue reading

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“I Have Always Been Organized, What Happened?”

Learn how to recognize situational disorganization…when an event occurs that we cannot control and we are not prepared for, causing our organizational systems to fall apart. Continue reading

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I Love the End of the Year!

I look at the last week of the year as a super productive week since I am not scheduled to work, and I can spend time getting myself ready for the new year. I want to be as organized as … Continue reading

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An Organizer’s Love Hate Relationship with Storage Units

Before deciding to rent a storage unit, read the following article to discover some helpful advice. Continue reading

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