Category Archives: Clutter

When is Enough Stuff Enough?

I had a life-changing epiphany. It was on May 27, 1978 in the wee hours following opening day of Atlantic City’s first casino, Resorts. My then-boyfriend and I were there until the casino closed (pre-24-hour operation). We drove around Atlantic … Continue reading

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How Evernote Changed My Life (And How It Can Change Yours)

My Evernote conversion occurred about five years ago. Stuffed in the back of my junk drawer (yes, I also have one) for several years, lay a handwritten recipe for the best maple balsamic salad dressing obtained from a restaurant in … Continue reading

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Is AUG the new BOGO or FOMO?

Have you ever heard of BOGO? What about FOMO or YOLO? These acronyms are clever and catchy: BOGO: Buy One, Get One is an advertising phrase that encourages people to purchase because of the promise of a second item…whether they need it or not. FOMO: Fear Of Missing Out is a phenomenon … Continue reading

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TAME THE PAPER TIGER – WHAT TO DO WITH DOCUMENTS

Purging is an often recommended and common sense first step to organizing. When we’re dealing with documents, most of us aren’t always sure what to toss, what to keep and for how long. Here are some guidelines to get you … Continue reading

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Shed Clutter Weight for the Summer

Looking for a way to shed a few pounds this summer? If you start with your home, you will gain more than weight loss benefits. Consider the excess weight that is in your home in the form of clutter. Clutter … Continue reading

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The Family Closet: A Growing Trend

In some homes, guests are greeted by piles of clothing upon walking through the front door. More piles can pop up in other rooms. Typically this indicates that the family has too many clothes, poor laundry workflow processes or both. … Continue reading

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