Category Archives: Downsizing

Five Organizing Tips for Living in a Small Space

Is it possible to live in a small area? You bet it is! Milk crate used as a purse holder Most of us know people living in small houses or apartments, going to college and living in a dorm for … Continue reading

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What’s Your Favorite Indoor Activity?

Brrrr…it’s cold in most of the country. We spend more time indoors. What’s your favorite indoor activity? I bet reading immediately sprang to mind! Is your book collection organized so you can find just the right book you’re in the … Continue reading

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Getting Your Home Ready for Open House

Tips for getting your home ready for OPEN HOUSE! After the holiday rush is over and you’ve carefully packed your holiday decorations away, you may want to prepare now for spring. Spring, of course, is the perfect time to put … 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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Personal Property “in Motion”

The process of dealing with property “in motion” brings out emotion. There are memories attached to belongings which connect us to our family, friends, and occasions throughout our lives. While the process may have emotional ups and downs, it feels good when it is complete. Learn realistic expectations for how to value your personal possessions. Continue reading

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The 80/20 Rule

Learn about the “Pareto Principle” or the 80/20 rule and its applicability to your everyday organizing tasks. Continue reading

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