Category Archives: Shopping

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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The Real Cost of Things

As a professional organizer, I help people deal with their stuff. Some clients hire me because they have too much stuff. Others because they don’t know how to store their stuff. And still others because they want to learn how to eliminate useless stuff … Continue reading

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Stop Clutter Before it Comes into the Home

What happens if you love to shop BUT hate to organize? Or you don’t have the time or energy to deal with what you buy? All those “great deals” become clutter when you bring things into the home and either don’t … Continue reading

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Do You Know What’s In Your Wallet?

My aunt’s friend Lee was driving home after having dinner with The Girls. All of a sudden she realized she didn’t have her handbag! She frantically tried to remember what was in it, especially in her wallet, but her mind went blank. Panicked, Lee … Continue reading

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Good Habits for Earth Day 

Let’s celebrate Earth Day on April 22 AND stop burying our earth and future generation in trash. Take simple steps to re-use, recycle, and repurpose so there’s less waste. Continue reading

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